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26th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 26th February in the history of India. Major historical events on this day, famous birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.
26th February in the history of India 2019 - Indian Airforce did Balakot Air strike in revenge to the Pulwama terror attack by Pakistani terrorists. Famous Birthdays on February 261918 – Otis R. Bowen, American physician and politician, 44th Governor of Indiana (d. 2013)
Death Anniversaries on February 261966 – Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Indian poet and politician (b. 1883)1887 – Anandi Gopal Joshi, First Indian women physician (b. 1865)

25th February - A Day in the life of India

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


Famous Birthdays on February 25
1938 – Farokh Engineer, Indian cricketer and referee1894 – Meher Baba, Indian spiritual master (d. 1969)
Death Anniversaries on February 25
2008 – Hans Raj Khanna, Indian lawyer, judge, and politician, Indian Minister of Law and Justice (b. 1912)

24th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 24th February in the history of India. Major historical events on this day, famous birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.
24th July in the history of India 
1971 – The All India Forward Bloc holds an emergency central committee meeting after its chairman, Hemantha Kumar Bose, is killed three days earlier. P.K. Mookiah Thevar is appointed as the new chairman.Kokilaben Ambani, Mother of billionaire Mukesh and Anil Ambani.1831 – The Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek, the first removal treaty in accordance with the Indian Removal Act, is proclaimed. The Choctaws in Mississippi cede land east of the river in exchange for payment and land in the West.1739 – Battle of Karnal: The army of Iranian ruler Nader Shah defeats the forces of the Mughal emperor of India, Muhammad Shah.
Famous Birthdays on February 24
1985 – Nakash Aziz, Indian playback singer and music composer1948 – Jayalalithaa, Indian actress and politician, 16th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu (d. 2…

23rd February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 23rd February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 23 and death anniversaries on this day.
23rd February in the history of India 2020 - Sunny Hindustani from Bathinda won Indian Idol 11, took home winning trophy and 25 lakhs winning amount. 2020 - Mumbai's Rupesh Bane wins Dance plus season 5.
Travelling suggestions for the day"Rann Ki Kahaaniya" or "Rann Utsav" which started on 28th October 2019 will end today on 23rd February 2020. To Book Click Here and to Know more about it Go to https://www.rannutsav.net/ Birthdays on 23rd February1999 - Warina Hussain is an Indian Model and actress1982 – Karan Singh Grover is an Indian actor and Model1974 - Sabyasachi Mukherjee is an Indian Fashion designer1967 - Anupama Chopra is an Indian film critic1913 - PC Sorcar (Sr), legendary magician Death Anniversaries on 23rd February2013 – Lotika Sarkar, Indian lawyer and academic (b. 1945)2011 – …

22nd February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 22nd February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 22 and death anniversaries on this day.
22nd February in the history of India2020 - GSI denied the report of 3300 ton Gold reserve found in Sonbhadra and Hardi of Uttar Pradesh.
Famous Birthdays on February 22
1836 – Mahesh Chandra Nyayratna Bhattacharyya, Indian scholar and academic (d. 1906)
Death Anniversaries on February 22
2012 – Sukhbir, Indian author and poet (b. 1925)1982 – Josh Malihabadi, Indian-Pakistani poet and author (b. 1898)1958 – Abul Kalam Azad, Indian scholar and politician, Indian Minister of Education (b. 1888)1944 – Kasturba Gandhi, Indian activist (b. 1869)

21st February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 21st February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 21 and death anniversaries on this day.

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21st February in the history of India
2013 – At least 17 people are killed and 119 injured following several bombings in the Indian city of Hyderabad.
Famous Birthdays on 21st February 1961 - Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee is an Indian-American economist. Banerjee was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2019 for his work in the field of development economics, with particular emphasis on alleviating global poverty.1896 – Nirala, Indian poet and author (d. 1961)1894 – Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar, Indian chemist and academic (d. 1955)1878 – Mirra Alfassa, French-Indian spiritual leader (d. 1973) Death Anniversaries on February 211829 – Kittur Chennamma, Indian queen and freedom fighter (b. 1778)

20th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 20th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 20 and death anniversaries on this day.

20th February in the history of India
Famous Birthdays on February 20
1988 – Jiah Khan, Indian singer and actress (d. 2013)1901 – Ramakrishna Ranga Rao of Bobbili, Indian lawyer and politician, 6th Chief Minister of Madras Presidency (d. 1978)
Death Anniversaries on February 20
2015 – Govind Pansare, Indian author and activist (b. 1933)

19th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 19th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 19 and death anniversaries on this day.

19th February in the history of India


2020 - Supreme Court appointed interlocutors Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran visit Shaheen Bagh to mediate between anti CAA protesters and supreme court. Famous Birthdays on February 19
1930 – Kasinathuni Viswanath, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter1911 – Merle Oberon, Indian-American actress (d. 1979)1630 – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Indian warrior king and the founder of Maratha Empire
Death Anniversaries on February 19
2015 – Nirad Mohapatra, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1947)1915 – Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Indian philosopher and politician (b. 1866)

18th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 18th February, major historical events in the history of India, eminent personalities and celebrities Birthday on this day, deaths if any on this Day.

18th February in the history of India

2020 - V.Unbeatable wins America's Got Talent - The Champions season 22007 – Samjhauta Express bombings occurred around midnight in Diwana near the Indian city of Panipat, 80 kilometres (50 mi) north of New Delhi, India.1946 – Sailors of the Royal Indian Navy mutiny in Bombay harbour, from where the action spreads throughout the Provinces of British India, involving 78 ships, twenty shore establishments and 20,000 sailors1911 – The first official flight with airmail takes place from Allahabad, United Provinces, British India (now India), when Henri Pequet, a 23-year-old pilot, delivers 6,500 letters to Naini, about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) away.
Birthdays on 18th february1979 – Tinu Yohannan, Indian cricketer1957 - Rajat Sharma is the Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, India …

17th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 17th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 17 and death anniversaries on this day.
17th February in the history of India


Famous Birthdays on February 17
1899 – Jibanananda Das, Bangladeshi-Indian poet and author (d. 1954)

Death Anniversaries on February 17
1988 – Karpoori Thakur, Indian educator and politician, 11th Chief Minister of Bihar (b. 1924)1986 – Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian-American philosopher and author (b. 1895)

16th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 16th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 16 and death anniversaries on this day.
16th February in the history of India
Famous Birthdays on February 161997 – Pardeep Narwal, Indian Kabaddi athlete1978 – Wasim Jaffer, Indian cricketer
Death Anniversaries on February 162015 – R. R. Patil, Indian lawyer and politician, Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra (b. 1957)1944 – Dadasaheb Phalke, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1870)

15th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 15th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 15 and death anniversaries on this day.
15th February in the history of India
1942 – World War II: Fall of Singapore. Following an assault by Japanese forces, the British General Arthur Percival surrenders. About 80,000 Indian, United Kingdom and Australian soldiers became prisoners of war, the largest surrender of British-led military personnel in history.
Famous Birthdays on February 15
1964 - Ashutosh Gowariker is an Indian film director, actor, screenwriter and producer. He is known for directing films "set on a huge canvas while boasting of an opulent treatment". His works include Lagaan, Swades, Jodhaa Akbar, What's Your Raashee?, Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey and Mohenjo Daro.1952 - Hardeep Singh Puri is an Indian politician, former diplomat who is the current Civil Aviation Minister of India and Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in …

14th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 14th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 14 and death anniversaries on this day. 14th February in the history of India2019 – Pulwama attack takes place in Lethpora in Pulwama district, Jammu and Kashmir, India in which 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel and a suicide bomber were killed and 35 were injured.1990 – Ninety-two people are killed when Indian Airlines Flight 605 crashes in Bangalore, India.1989 – Union Carbide agrees to pay $470 million to the Indian government for damages it caused in the 1984 Bhopal disaster. Famous Birthdays on February 141952 – Sushma Swaraj, Indian lawyer and politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs

13th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of February 13. Major historical events in the history of India, Famous Birthdays on February 13 and death anniversaries on this day.
13th February in the history of India2011 – For the first time in more than 100 years the Umatilla, an American Indian tribe, are able to hunt and harvest a bison just outside Yellowstone National Park, restoring a centuries-old tradition guaranteed by a treaty signed in 1855.2010 – A bomb explodes in the city of Pune, Maharashtra, India, killing 17 and injuring 60 more. Famous Birthdays on 13th February1911 – Faiz Ahmad Faiz, Indian-Pakistani poet and journalist (d. 1984)1879 – Sarojini Naidu, Indian poet and activist (d. 1949)1835 – Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Indian religious leader (d. 1908) Death Anniversaries on February 132016 – O. N. V. Kurup, Indian poet and academic (b. 1931)2014 – Balu Mahendra, Sri Lankan-Indian director, cinematographer, and screenwriter (b. 1939)

12th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 12th February. Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on 12th february and death anniversaries on this day.

DayWednesday, 12 February 2020Festivals/Celebrations/ObservationsNonePanchaangAaj Ka PanchaangEventsToday's Events
Famous Birthdays on 12th February 1824 – Dayananda Saraswati, Indian monk and philosopher, founded Arya Samaj (d. 1883)1920 - Pran Krishan Sikand, popularly known as "Pran" of Bollywood was an actor and played the role as actor, Villain and character in hundreds of Hindi films. (Death: 12th July 2013)

11th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance on 11th February in the history of India. Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 11 and death anniversaries on this day.

11th February in the history of India2020 - Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Aadmi Party won Delhi election and set to become the Chief Minister of the Union Territory for third time. 1856 – The Kingdom of Awadh is annexed by the British East India Company and Wajid Ali Shah, the king of Awadh, is imprisoned and later exiled to Calcutta. Famous Birthdays on 11th February 1957 – Tina Ambani, Indian actress Death Anniversaries on February 112013 – D. Vinayachandran, Indian poet and educator (b. 1946)1993 – Kamal Amrohi, Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1918)1980 – R. C. Majumdar, Indian historian (b. 1888)1977 – Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, Indian lawyer and politician, 5th President of India (b. 1905)1968 – Deendayal Upadhyaya, Indian journalist, economist, and politician (b. 1916)1942 – Jamnalal Bajaj, Indian businessman and …

10th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 10th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 10 and death anniversaries on this day.

10th February in the history of India2013 – Thirty-six people are killed and 39 others are injured in a stampede in Allahabad, India, during the Kumbh Mela festival.1763 – French and Indian War: The Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Quebec to Great Britain.1502 – Vasco da Gama sets sail from Lisbon, Portugal, on his second voyage to India. Famous Birthdays on 10th February1970 - Dr Kumar Vishwas, Hindi Poet and former politician had association with Aam Aadmi Party.1945 - Rajesh Pilot was an Indian politician and a minister in the Government of India. He belonged to the Indian National Congress party and represented the Dausa constituency in Lok Sabha. His original name was Rajesh Bidhuri. Death Anniversaries on February 102016 – Fatima Surayya Bajia, Indian-Pakistani author and playwright (b. 1930)

9th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 9th February in the history of India, Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on February 9 and death anniversaries on this day.

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Famous Birthdays on 9th February
1929 – A. R. Antulay, Indian social worker and politician, 8th Chief Minister of Maharashtra (d. 2014)1922 – C. P. Krishnan Nair, Indian businessman, founded The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts (d. 2014) Death Anniversaries on February 9
2012 – O. P. Dutta, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1922)1981 – M. C. Chagla, Indian jurist and politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs (b. 1900)

8th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 8th February in the history of India. Major historical events on February 8 in India. Famous Birthdays on this day and death anniversaries on this day.
Famous Birthdays on February 81964 – Santosh Sivan, Indian director, cinematographer, producer, and actor1963 – Mohammad Azharuddin, Indian cricketer and politician1941 – Jagjit Singh, Indian singer-songwriter (d. 2011)1897 – Zakir Hussain, Indian academic and politician, 3rd president of India (d. 1969)
Death Anniversaries on February 82016 – Nida Fazli, Indian poet and songwriter (b. 1938)

7th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 7th February in the history of India. Major historical events on February 7 in India. Famous Birthdays on this day and death anniversaries on this day.
Famous Birthdays on February 7
1964 – Ashok Banker, Indian journalist, author, and screenwriter1908 – Manmath Nath Gupta, Indian journalist and author (d. 2000)

6th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 6th February in the history of India. Major historical events on February 6 in India. Famous Birthdays on this day and death anniversaries on this day.
Famous Birthdays on February 6
1983 – S. Sreesanth, Indian cricketer1915 – Kavi Pradeep, Indian poet and songwriter (d. 1998)1894 – Kirpal Singh, Indian spiritual master (d. 1974)1874 – Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura, Indian religious leader, founded the Gaudiya Math (d. 1937)
Death Anniversaries on February 6
1976 – Ritwik Ghatak, Bangladeshi-Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1925)1931 – Motilal Nehru, Indian lawyer and politician, President of the Indian National Congress (b. 1861)

5th February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 5th February in the history of India. Major historical events on February 5 in India. Famous Birthdays on 5th February and death anniversaries on February 5

Famous Birthdays on February 5
1990 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Indian cricketer1976 – Abishek Bachchan, Indian actor1936 – K. S. Nissar Ahmed, Indian poet and academic1924 – Duraisamy Simon Lourdusamy, Indian cardinal (d. 2014)

Death Anniversaries on February 5
2008 – Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Indian guru, founded Transcendental Meditation (b. 1918)1927 – Inayat Khan, Indian mystic and educator (b. 1882)

4th February - A Day in the life of India

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

4th February in the history of India
1945 – World War II: The British Indian Army and Imperial Japanese Army begin a series of battles known as the Battle of Pokoku and Irrawaddy River operations.
Famous Birthdays on February 4
1984 – Sandeep Acharya, Indian singer (d. 2013)1891 – M. A. Ayyangar, Indian lawyer and politician, 2nd Speaker of the Lok Sabha (d. 1978)
Death Anniversaries on February 4
1974 – Satyendra Nath Bose, Indian physicist, mathematician, and academic (b. 1894)

3rd February - A Day in the life of India

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

3rd February in the history of India
1509 – The Portuguese navy defeats a joint fleet of the Ottoman Empire, the Republic of Venice, the Sultan of Gujarat, the MamlĂ»k Burji Sultanate of Egypt, the Zamorin of Calicut, and the Republic of Ragusa at the Battle of Diu in Diu, India.

Famous Birthdays on 3rd February
1963 – Raghuram Rajan, Indian economist and academic1906 – George Adamson, Indian-English author and activist (d. 1989)1816 – Ram Singh Kuka, Indian credited with starting the non-cooperation movement

Death Anniversaries on 3rd February2016 – Balram Jakhar, Indian lawyer and politician, 23rd Governor of Madhya Pradesh (b. 1923)2012 – Raj Kanwar, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1961)1969 – C. N. Annadurai, Indian journalist and politician, 7th Chief Minister of Madras State (b. 1909)

2nd February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 2nd February. Major historical events of February 2 in the history of India. Famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.
2nd February in the history of India
1922 – Kunwar Digvijay Singh, Indian field hockey (d. 1978)1915 – Khushwant Singh, Indian journalist and author (d. 2014)

1st February - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 1st February. Major historical events and famous Birthdays of February first in India. Death anniversaries on this day.
1st February in the history of India
1992 – The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bhopal court declares Warren Anderson, ex-CEO of Union Carbide, a fugitive under Indian law for failing to appear in the Bhopal disaster case.
Famous Birthdays on 1st February1961 – Kaduvetti Guru, Indian politician (d. 2018)1930 – Hussain Muhammad Ershad, Indian-Bangladeshi general and politician, 10th President of Bangladesh (d. 2019) Death Anniversaries on February 12013 – Shanu Lahiri, Indian painter and educator (b. 1928)2003 - Kalpana Chawla, Indian-American engineer and astronaut (b. 1961)