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7th June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 7th June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

7th June in the history of India

Famous Birthdays on June 7

1935 – Shyama, Indian actress (d. 2017)
Death Anniversaries on June 7

2002 – B. D. Jatti, Indian lawyer and politician, 5th Vice President of India (b. 1912)

6th June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 6th June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

6th June in the history of India

2004 - Tamil is established as a "classical language" by the President of India, Dr A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, in a joint sitting of the two houses of the Indian Parliament.1981 – Bihar train disaster: A passenger train travelling between Mansi and Saharsa, India, jumps the tracks at a bridge crossing the Bagmati River. The government places the official death toll at 268 plus another 300 missing; however, it is generally believed that the death toll is closer to 1,000.

Famous Birthdays on June 6

1970 – Sunil Joshi, Indian cricketer1955 – Suresh Bhardwaj, Indian stage designer, director and theatre teacher (d. 2016)1943 – Asif Iqbal, Indian-Pakistani cricketer1940 – KumarBhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya, Indian-English engineer and academic1936 – D. Ramanaidu, Indian actor, director, and producer, founded Su…

5th June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 5th June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

5th June in the history of India

2003 – A severe heatwave across Pakistan and India reaches its peak, as temperatures exceed 50 °C (122 °F) in the region.1984 – Operation Blue Star: Under orders from India's prime minister, Indira Gandhi, the Indian Army begins an invasion of the Golden Temple, the holiest site of the Sikh religion.Famous Birthdays on 5th June 1972 - Yogi Adityanath, Indian monk, nationalist politician and 22nd Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh1964 - Salil Parekh is the chief executive officer and managing director of Infosys since January 2, 2018. Parekh took over from interim CEO U B Pravin Rao. Parekh is a graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT Bombay) in Aeronautical Engineering and holds a Master of Engineering degree in Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University.1961 – Rames…

4th June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 4th June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

4th June in the history of India

Famous Birthdays on June 4

1974 – Jacob Sahaya Kumar Aruni, Indian chef (d. 2012)1904 – Bhagat Puran Singh, Indian publisher, environmentalist, and philanthropist (d. 1992)

Death Anniversaries on June 4 2020 - Basu Chatterjee was an Indian film director and screenwriter. Through the 1970s and 1980s, he became associated with what came to be known as middle cinema or middle-of-the-road cinema, with filmmakers such as Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Basu Bhattacharya, whom he assisted in Teesri Kasam. 

3rd June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 3rd June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

3rd June in the history of India

1984 – Operation Blue Star, a military offensive, is launched by the Indian government at Harmandir Sahib, also known as the Golden Temple, the holiest shrine for Sikhs, in Amritsar. The operation continues until June 6, with casualties, most of them civilians, in excess of 5,000.

Famous Birthdays on June 3

1930 – George Fernandes, Indian journalist and politician, Minister of Defence for India1924 – Karunanidhi, Indian screenwriter and politician, 3rd Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu (d. 2018)1890 – Baburao Painter, Indian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1954)

Death Anniversaries on June 3

2014 – Gopinath Munde, Indian politician, 3rd Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra (b. 1949)2013 – Atul Chitnis, German-Indian technologist and journalist (b. 1962)2011 – Bhajan Lal, Indian politician, 6th Chief Minist…

2nd June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 2nd June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

2nd June in the history of India

2014 – Telangana officially becomes the 29th state of India, formed from ten districts of northwestern Andhra Pradesh.

Famous Birthdays on June 2

1987 – Sonakshi Sinha, Indian actress1963 – Anand Abhyankar, Indian actor (d. 2012)1956 - Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam, commonly known by his screen name Mani Ratnam, is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema. 1955 – Nandan Nilekani, Indian businessman, co-founded Infosys

Death Anniversaries on June 2

2014 – Duraisamy Simon Lourdusamy, Indian cardinal (b. 1924)2014 – Anjan Das, Indian director and producer (b. 1951)1988 – Raj Kapoor, Indian actor, director, and producer (b. 1924)1987 – Anthony de Mello, Indian-American priest and psychotherapist (b. 1931)

1st June - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 1st June in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

Famous Birthdays on June 1
1985 – Dinesh Karthik, Indian cricketer1929 – Nargis, Indian actress (d. 1981)
Death Anniversaries on June 1
2020 - Wajid Khan of Sajid–Wajid duo was Indian Bollywood Hindi film music director, the sons of Sharafat Ali Khan, a tabla player. Wajid Khan was the younger of the two brothers, Wajid Khan died on 1st of June 2020.1996 – Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, Indian politician, 6th President of India (b. 1913)1830 – Swaminarayan, Indian religious leader (b. 1781)

31st May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 31st May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

31st May in the history of India

Famous Birthdays on May 31

1928 – Pankaj Roy, Indian cricketer (d. 2001)1863 – Francis Younghusband, Indian-English captain and explorer (d. 1942)

Death Anniversaries on May 31

2002 – Subhash Gupte, was one of the finest spin bowler in Indian cricket team (b. 1929)1987 – John Abraham, Malayali Indian filmmaker, director, short story-writer and screenwriter (born: 1937)

30th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 30th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

30th May in the history of India

1845 – The Fatel Razack coming from India, lands in the Gulf of Paria in Trinidad and Tobago carrying the first Indians to the country.

Famous Birthdays on May 30

1950 – Paresh Rawal, Indian actor, producer, and politician1940 – Jagmohan Dalmiya, Indian cricket administrator (d. 2015)

Death Anniversaries on May 30

2007 – Gunturu Seshendra Sarma, Indian poet and critic (b. 1927)

29th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 29th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

29th May in the history of India

Famous Birthdays on May 29
1914 – Tenzing Norgay, Nepalese-Indian mountaineer (d. 1986)1906 – T. H. White, Indian-English author (d. 1964)

Death Anniversaries on May 29
2020 - Bejan Daruwalla was an Indian astrology columnist. He has also served as a professor of English in Ahmedabad. Despite being of Parsi heritage, he was known to be an ardent follower of Lord Shri Ganesh. He died of Covid19 complications in Ahmedabad. 2020 - Ajit Pramod Kumar Jogi was an Indian politician, who served as the first chief minister of the state of Chhattisgarh, India. He was a member of the Indian National Congress political party. Jogi studied Mechanical Engineering at the Maulana Azad College of Technology, Bhopal, winning the University Gold Medal in 1968.1987 - Charan Singh, Indian politician, 5th Prime Minister of India (b. 190…

28th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 28th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.
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28th May in the history of India

2010 – In West Bengal, India, the Jnaneswari Express train derailment and subsequent collision kills 148 passengers.1998 – Nuclear testing: Pakistan responds to a series of nuclear tests by India with five of its own codenamed Chagai-I, prompting the United States, Japan, and other nations to impose economic sanctions. Pakistan celebrates Youm-e-Takbir annually.

Famous Birthdays on May 28

1946 – K. Satchidanandan, Indian poet and critic1923 – Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, popularly known as NTR, was an Indian actor, producer, director, film editor and politician who served as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh for seven years over three terms, he was the 10th Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh (died. 1996)1921 – D. V. Paluskar, Indian Hindustani classical musician …

27th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 27th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

27th May in the history of India

Famous Birthdays on May 27

1962 – Ravi Shastri, Indian cricketer and sportscaster1957 – Nitin Gadkari, Indian lawyer and politician, Indian Minister of Transport

Death Anniversaries on May 27

2013 – Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri, Indian politician (b. 1917)1998 – Minoo Masani, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1905)1986 – Ajoy Mukherjee, Indian politician, Chief Minister of West Bengal (b. 1901)1964 – Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian lawyer and politician, 1st Prime Minister of India (b. 1889)1919 – Kandukuri Veeresalingam, Indian author and activist (b. 1848)

26th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 26th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

26th May in the history of India

1830 – The Indian Removal Act is passed by the U.S. Congress; it is signed into law by President Andrew Jackson two days later.

Famous Birthdays on May 26

1961 – Tarsem Singh, Indian-American director, producer, and screenwriter1945 – Vilasrao Deshmukh, Indian lawyer and politician, 17th Chief Minister of Maharashtra (d. 2012)1938 – K. Bikram Singh, Indian director and producer (d. 2013)1937 – Manorama, Indian actress and singer (d. 2015)1930 – Karim Emami, Indian-Iranian lexicographer and critic (d. 2005)

Death Anniversaries on May 26

1908 – Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Indian religious leader, founded the Ahmadiyya movement (b. 1835)

25th May - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 25th May in the history of India. Major historical events, famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

25th May in the history of India

2013 – Suspected Maoist rebels kill at least 28 people and injure 32 others in an attack on a convoy of Indian National Congress politicians in Chhattisgarh, India.

Famous Birthdays on May 25

1972 – Karan Johar, Indian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter1954 – Murali, Indian actor, producer, and politician (d. 2009)1939 - Subramaniyan Karuppaiya, known by his stage name Goundamani, is an Indian film actor and legendary Tamil comedian. He is known for his comic duo partnership in Tamil films with fellow actor Senthil.1936 – Rusi Surti, Indian cricketer (d. 2013)1886 – Rash Behari Bose, Indian soldier and activist (d. 1945)

Death Anniversaries on May 25
2020 - Balbir Singh Sr. The first sportsperson to receive the Padma Shri, the legacy of the three-time Olympic gold champion continues to inspire millions of yo…