On This Day 19 January

Important Days

National Sanctity of Human Life Day

Kokborok Day (Tripura, India)

Important Events

1839 – The British East India Company captures Aden.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1911 – Choor Singh, Indian-Singaporean lawyer and judge (d. 2009)

1984 – Karun Chandhok, Indian race car driver

Death/ Death Anniversary

1905 – Debendranath Tagore, Indian philosopher and author (b. 1817)

1990 – Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, Indian guru and mystic (b. 1931)