Events, Births, Deaths occured on September 5

Historical Events

2011 - Land Acquisition Bill, which provides for enhanced compensation to land owners and other benefits, was approved by Union Cabinet.

2011 - India and Bangladesh sign a pact to end their 40-year border demarcation dispute.

Famous Births

1888 - Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was born in a village near to Thiruttani, Madras Province. He was the first Vice President of India and the second President of India. Radhakrishan was awarded the Bharat Ratna. His birthday is celebrated in India as Teachers' Day on 5 September.

Famous Deaths

1659 - Maharaj Shivaji’s first wife Saibai passed away in fort Rajgad.

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