Salim Mirza Jahangir, fourth Mughal Emperor and son of Akbar, was born at Fetehpur Sikri. (30 or 31).
Rosa de Lima of Peru becomes the first American saint to be canonized.
Indians and Dutch sign the peace treaty.
Creek Indians massacre over 500 whites at Fort Mims, Alabama.
The first British tramway is inaugurated at Birkenhead by an American, George Francis Train.
Bhagwati Charan Varma was born.
Jawaharlal Nehru lays his plans for a free India and becomes president of Congress Party in 1929.
Carrie Saxon Perry, 1st black mayor of a major US city (Hartford CT), was born.
Indian National Satellite (INSAT-1B) launched.
Anti-government riots leave at least 11 dead.
Parliament unanimously passes the Prasar Bharati Bill.
The first Indian-built ALH (Advanced Light Helicopter) successfully flown in Bangalore.
LPG, Petrol dealers get higher commission.