On This Day 12 July

Important Days

Important Events

1961 – Indian city Pune floods due to failure of the Khadakwasla and Panshet dams, killing at least two thousand people.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1917 – Satyendra Narayan Sinha, Indian statesman (d. 2006)

1961 – Shiva Rajkumar, Indian actor, singer, and producer

1965 – Sanjay Manjrekar, Indian cricketer and sportscaster

Death/ Death Anniversary

2012 – Dara Singh, Indian wrestler, actor, and politician (b. 1928)

2018 – Dada J. P. Vaswani, Indian spiritual leader (b. 1918)