On This Day 19 December

Important Days

Goa Liberation Day

Important Events

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).

Birth/Birth Anniversary

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)