Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent occupies Baghdad
Britain's Observer, oldest Sunday newspaper in the world, first published
Bajirao became the second Peshwa.
Britain abolished Sati Pratha in...
Battle of Anvadi.
Dattatreya Balkrishna Kalelkar, famous Gandhian Gujrathi litterateur, and educationist was born at Satara in Maharashtra.
Raja Mahendra Pratap, great revolutionary freedom fighter, and...
English Parliamentary army captures King Charles I
Beijing hit by an earthquake; about 100,000 die
Alamgir was murdered by his minister Imad-ul-Mulk.
Jagdish Chandra Bose, botonist and...
Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan begins crossing the Pacific Ocean
The Royal Society forms in London
Panama declares independence from Spain
Mahatma Jyotirao Govindrao Phule died. He led...