On This Day 31 December

Important Days

Important Events

1999 – Indian Airlines Flight 814 hijacking ended after seven days with the release of 190 survivors at Kandahar Airport, Afghanistan.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1912 – John Frost, Indian-English general (d. 1993)

1925 – Sri Lal Sukla, Indian author (d. 2011)

1934 – Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan, Indian author, poet, and scholar (d. 2017)

1965 – Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Indian cricketer

Death/ Death Anniversary

2018 – Kader Khan, Indian actor (b. 1937)