John the Fearless is murdered at Montereau, France, by supporters of the dauphin.
Lumber and furs are the first cargo to leave New Plymouth in North America for England.
Shah Jahan entered Rajputana and raided Amber crossing the Tapti. He arrived near the kingdom of Golconda and from there passed on to Orissa which was surrendered to him.
Elias Howe patents the first practical sewing machine in the United States.
Manilal Nathubhai Dwivedi, great author and father of modern Gujarati poems, was born.
Govind Ballabh Pant was born in village Khunt, Almora District, U.P. He served eight years as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.
B. D. Jatti, former Vice President of India, was born.
The six-day Battle of the Marne ends, halting the German advance into France.
Muslim riots break out in Calcutta.
Parliament approved the Punjab Re-organisation Bill for the formation of Haryana and Punjab as two independent states.
An Indian Airlines Boeing 737 aeroplane was hijacked for the second time and taken to Lahore, Pakistan.
The Planning Commission decides to introduce the Rolling Plan concept.
Mangalore University established.
India and South Korea sign agreement to expand trade and investment.