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 India (widow burning herself to death on her husband’s funeral pyre)
Ship the Mary Celeste is discovered mysteriously abandoned by her crew in the Atlantic Ocean
Walt Disney born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Gateway of India was inaugurated by Lord Reading.
Asian Games at Delhi concluded.