On This Day 20 September

Important Days

Important Events

1857 – The Indian Rebellion of 1857 ends with the recapture of Delhi by troops loyal to the East India Company.

1965 – Following the Battle of Burki, the Indian Army captures Dograi in course of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1911 – Shriram Sharma, Indian philosopher and activist (d. 1991)

1923 – Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Indian actor and producer (d. 2014)

1934 – Rajinder Puri, Indian cartoonist, journalist, and activist (d. 2015)

1946 – Markandey Katju, Indian lawyer and judge

1949 – Mahesh Bhatt, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter

Death/ Death Anniversary

2015 – Jagmohan Dalmiya, Indian businessman (b. 1940)