World Humanitarian Day
1862 – American Indian Wars: During an uprising in Minnesota, Lakota warriors decide not to attack heavily defended Fort Ridgely and instead turn to the settlement of New Ulm, killing white settlers along the way.
1909 – The first automobile race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
2013 – The Dhamara Ghat train accident kills at least 37 people in the Indian state of Bihar.
1887 – S. Satyamurti, Indian lawyer and politician (d. 1943)
1907 – Hazari Prasad Dwivedi, Indian historian, author, and scholar (d. 1979)
1913 – Peter Kemp, Indian-English soldier and author (d. 1993)
1928 – Shiv Prasaad Singh, Indian Hindi writer(d.1998)
1965 – Hemant Birje, Indian actor\
1967 – Khandro Rinpoche, Indian spiritual leader
Death/ Death Anniversary
2000 – Bineshwar Brahma, Indian poet, author, and educator (b. 1948)
2015 – Sanat Mehta, Indian activist and politician (b. 1935)