1888- Narayan Shripad Rajhans, the famous singer and actor better known as Balgandharv, is born.
1975- The then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declares a state of Emergency in India.
1982- First Boeing 707 of Air India ‘Gaurishankar’ crashes at Sahar airport (Bombay).
1991- Sharad Pawar enrolls at Union Cabinet as Defence Minister.
1997- India announces its chemical weapon collection and storage provision as part of its commitment as agreed to the Chemical Weapons Convention.