Goa Liberation Day
1927 – Three Indian revolutionaries, Ram Prasad Bismil, Roshan Singh and Ashfaqulla Khan, are executed by the British Raj for participation in the Kakori conspiracy.
1929 – The Indian National Congress promulgates the Purna Swaraj (the Declaration of the Independence of India).
1934 – Pratibha Patil, Indian lawyer and politician, 12th President of India
1966 – Rajesh Chauhan, Indian cricketer
1969 – Nayan Mongia, Indian cricketer
Death/ Death Anniversary
1927 – Ashfaqulla Khan, Indian activist (b. 1900)
1927 – Ram Prasad Bismil, Indian poet and activist (b. 1897)
2014 – S. Balasubramanian, Indian journalist and director (b. 1936)