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Today In Indian History - Historical Events of India

DateEvent Name
Babur reached to his capital Agra after winning Bengal.
6/25/1658 6th Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb arrested his father Shahjahan and put him in Agra Fort Jail.
6/25/1880 Syed Muhammad Zamin Ali, great educationist, poet, editor, professor, writer and founder-member of the Hindustani Academy, was born at Mustafabad village in the Rae Bareli district of U.P.
6/25/1888 Lord Louis Mountbatten, British politician, was born.
6/25/1900 Louis Mountbatten, last British Voiceroy and first Governor General of independent India, was born at England.
6/25/1908 Sucheta Kriplani, former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, was born.
6/25/1922 Satyendranath Datta, famous Bengali poet, passed away.
6/25/1931 Vishwanath Pratapsing, former Prime Minister of India, was born.
6/25/1932 India played their first official test match on the ground of Lords against England.
6/25/1943 No. 8 Squadron started functioning absorbing the remaining coastal defence flight personnel, and also issued with a vengeance to achieve operational status.
6/25/1945 Lord Vevil talk to the Indian political leaders.
6/25/1975 President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed signed the declaration of Emergency Rule in India. Prime Minister Indira Gandhi implemented the same very next day.
6/25/1983 India won 'Prudential World Cup' Cricket Championship held in England after defeating West Indies.
6/25/1992 BJP bags eleven seats in the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha, Congress (I) secures seven.
6/25/1993 Mahadevan, SBI MD, sacked in the wake of his role in the securities scam.
6/25/1994 Bombay's former underworld don Haji Masthan Mirza passed away.
6/25/1994 Dinsha Pirosha Madan, Chief Justice of Supreme Court, died.
6/25/1996 Sunderlal Bahuguna, noted environmentalist, ends 74-day repentance fast at Rajghat following assurance from PM Deve Gowda.
6/25/1997 USA & India sign a new bilateral treaty for the extradition of fugitive offenders.
6/25/1998 Sikh high priests exonerate the Akali Dal leader and chief of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Gurcharan Singh Tohra, of charges of violating a ``Hukumnama'' (religious edict) issued by the Akal Takht, which prescribed a complete boycott of the members of the Nirankari missions for their ''blasphemous'' activities.
6/25/1999 PSCB emerged men's and women's champions in the inter-institutional table tennis in Gandhidham.
6/25/2000 India lifts the Asia Cup sub-junior hockey championship in Kuala Lumpur.
6/25/2000 The Government agrees to the bifurcation of the Telecom Ministry.


 


Other Historical Dates and Events
2/28/1985M.G. Katre became the director of Central Bureau of Investigation (till 31/10/89).
10/31/1919Jaikisan Harivallabhdas, great industrialist, was born.
1/23/1997Statue of Subhash Bose unveiled inside Parliament House.
8/17/1986In the Jehovah's Witnesses' case, the Supreme Court rules that ""singing National Anthem is not obligatory"".
1/25/1989Congress-I ministry headed by S. C. Jamir assumes office in Nagaland.
5/14/1994LTTE banned for the second time under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967.
11/24/1969Guru Nanak University established at Amritsar, Punjab.
11/25/1866Allahabad court was established for Uttar Pradesh territory, it sat in Agra with five Judges between 1866 and 1868. It also has a bench in Lucknow.
5/28/1972Edward VIII, King of Great Britain/N Ireland/emperor (India 1936), passed away at the age of 77.
11/27/1998India retains the Asia Cup tennis championship in Delhi beating Uzbekistan 2-1 in the final.