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Today in History India 03 March 2023

Check out below about Today in History India 3 March in Indian history or March 3 special day in India. Looking for information about today special day in India? If yes, check out below. On this Special day today 3 March in Indian history, falls the birthdays and death anniversaries of various well-known people of India. You would also find out about events that happened that make it to the list of today special day in India.

Today’s Historical Events on March 3

World Hearing Day & World Wildlife Day

1575, 3rd March: Mughal emperor Akbar defeated the Bengal army in the battle of Tukaroi.

1845, 3rd March: Florida became the 27th state of the United States.

1865, 3rd March: Establishment of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)

1923, 3rd March: Publication of the first issue of Time Magazine.

1938, 3rd March: Discovery of crude oil in Saudi Arabia.

1939, 3rd March: Mahatma Gandhi went on a hunger strike in Mumbai against the dictatorial rule of the British government.

1943, 3rd March: World War II, 143 killed in a stampede at an anti-bomb shelter in London.

1973, 3rd March: Presidential Rule in the Indian state of Odisha.

1986, 3rd March: Australia became fully independent of the United Kingdom under the 1986 Australia Act.

1994, 3rd March: A Grammy Award awarded to Pandit Vishwamohan Bhat, a guitarist from Jaipur.

2005, 3rd March: Steve Fawcett completed his orbit in 67 hours on a Global Fire aircraft alone and without refueling.

Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on March 3

1839: Jamsetji Tata, an Indian Industrialist and founder of Tata Group.

1845: Georg Cantor, a German mathematician.

1847: Alexander Graham Bell, a Scottish-born inventor, scientist, engineer, and inventor of the practical telephone.

1926: Ravi Shankar Sharma, an Indian music director.

1931: Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, an Indian classical musician.

1967: Shankar Mahadevan, an Indian singer, and composer.

1970: Inzamam-ul-Haq, is a Pakistani cricket coach and former Pakistani cricketer. 

1987: Shraddha Kapoor, an Indian actress, and singer.

Death Anniversaries of famous people on March 3

1644: Guru Hargobind, the sixth of ten Gurus of the Sikh religion.

1707: Aurangzeb, the sixth Mughal emperor.

1919: Hari Narayan Apte, a Marathi writer from Maharashtra, India. 

1924: Woodrow Wilson, the 28th president of the United States.

1982: Firaq Gorakhpuri, an Urdu poet from India.

1995: Nikhil Jyoti Ghosh, an Indian musician.

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