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What Happened this Day in India History Events.

1639 The British East India Company established Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu (erstwhile Madras).
1818 Warren Hasting, the first Governor General of India, died.
1921 Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi lit Holi of foreign clothes.
2012 Pranab Mukherjee was elected the 13th President of India.
1918 India's first proficient pilot Indralal Rai was killed in an air battle with Germany in London during the First World War.
1996 The state government changed the name of Madras to Chennai.
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