||British Punjab was established in 1849.
||The Congress rejected the proposal of the Cripps Mission in 1942.
||Astronaut Rakesh Sharma became the first Indian astronaut to go to space under the Mission Soyuz T-11 in 1984.
||Sumita Sinha set a record in 1997 by allowing her to cross over 3200 kg of trucks.
||India won the World Cup for the second time on the same day in 2011, after winning the first World Cup in 1983.
||In 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the country's longest, Chenani-Nashri road tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir to the nation.
||Classical singer Bade Ghulam Ali Khan was born in 1902.