1962 – China launches simultaneous offensives in Ladakh and across the McMahon Line, igniting the Sino-Indian War.
1920 – Siddhartha Shankar Ray, Indian lawyer and politician, Chief Minister of West Bengal (d. 2010)
1927 – Gunturu Seshendra Sarma, Indian poet and critic (d. 2007)
1978 – Virender Sehwag, Indian cricketer
Death/ Death Anniversary