||The first one rupee coin of the East India Company was made in the Calcutta mint.
||Birth of Dr. Dr. Shankardayal Sharma, 9th President of India.
||Shivaji escaped from Aurangzeb's captivity by hiding in a fruit basket in Agra.
||Bhubaneshwar became the capital of Odisha.
||Angered by India's draft nuclear policy, the G8 announced a ban on all kinds of aid.
||Mughal Emperor Akbar captured Ahmednagar.
||The communication satellite Cincom 3 was launched.
||Guruvar Ravindra Nath Tagore laid the foundation stone of Subhash Chandra Bose Mahajati Sadan in Calcutta in 1939.
||Hazari Prasad Dwivedi, essayist, novelist, critic, thinker and researcher was born in 1907.