1851 – Kentucky marshals abduct abolitionist minister Calvin Fairbank from Jeffersonville, Indiana, and take him to Kentucky to stand trial for helping a slave escape.
1944 – Chitresh Das, Indian dancer and choreographer (d. 2015)
Death/ Death Anniversary
1962 – Dhondo Keshav Karve, Indian activist and academic (b. 1858)
2003 – Binod Bihari Verma, Indian physician and author (b. 1937)
2005 – K. R. Narayanan, Indian journalist and politician, 10th President of India (b. 1921)