||The Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world, was built in the memory of Mumtaz Mahal. He was married to Shah Jahan.
||Jijabai died. She was the wife of Shahaji Bhonsle and mother of Chhatrapati Shivaji.
||Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi received Veergati by taking iron from the British.
||India's famous tennis player Leander Paes was born.
||The Tejas, a light combat aircraft developed in the country, was successfully tested in Bangalore.
||Saina Nehwal became Indonesia Open champion for the third time.