Today in History India 14 July

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What happened in India today | Today’s Historical Events on 14 July

1789, 14th July: In Paris, citizens attacked the Bastille, a symbol of French state repression, and released seven prisoners. This event was the culmination of the French Revolution.

1867, 14th July: Alfred Nobel successfully tested dynamite.

1933, 14th July: All except the Nazi Party were outlawed in Germany.

1933, 14th July: Forced sterilization program of German citizens by the Nazi Party.

1958, 14th July: Uprising against the monarchy in Iraq. Abd al-Karim Qasim in power.

1976, 14th July: Abolition of capital punishment in Canada. 

On this Day Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on July 14

1794: Maharaja Krishnaraja Wadiyar III, the twenty-second maharaja of the Kingdom of Mysore.

1856: Gopal Ganesh Agarkar, an Indian social reformer, educationist, and thinker.

1893: Garimella Satyanarayana, an Indian poet, and freedom fighter.

1920: Shankarrao Chavan, an Indian politician.

1927: N. N. Kakkad, an Indian poet of the Malayalam language.

1954: R. Sarathkumar, an Indian film actor, politician, and journalist.

1954: Tanikella Bharani, an Indian actor, screenwriter, poet, playwright, and director.

On this Day Death Anniversaries of famous people on July 14

1660: Baji Prabhu Deshpande, a commander of Maratha king Shivaji Maharaj. 

1904: Paul Kruger, a South African politician.

1934: Dhan Gopal Mukerji, the first successful Indian man of letters in the United States and won a Newbery Medal.

1963: Sivananda Saraswati, a Hindu spiritual teacher and a proponent of Yoga and Vedanta. 

1975: Madan Mohan, an Indian music director.

1998: Richard James and Maurice James McDonald, American brothers and entrepreneurs who founded the McDonaldā€™s restaurant.

2003: Rajju Bhaiya, the fourth Sarsanghchalak of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

What happened in India on 14 July

14-July-1636
Aurangzeb was appointed as Shahjahan by Viceroy of Deccan.

14-July-1656
Guru Har Kishan, the eight Sikh, was born.

14-July-1854
Mahendranath Gupt, follower of Ramkrishna Paramahans, was born.

14-July-1856
Gopal Ganesh Agarkar, great social worker, was born.

14-July-1923
Iqbal Singh Bhatia, great educationist, was born at Kotla Qasim Khan, (Pakistan).

14-July-1928
Bedabrata Barua, educationist, social reformer and politician, was born.

14-July-1942
Britishers Quit India resolution was passed by Congress Working Committee. They demanded departure of British and agreed on passive resistance until India’s independence. It was declared on 8th August, 1942 at August Kranti Maidan (Gowalia Tank).

14-July-1946
India grants Siam a 20 year, 3 mil. credit to increase export of Siamese rice.

14-July-1963
Swami Shivanand Saraswati, religious leader, passed away.

14-July-1969
85 persons were killed when a freight train collided with a passanger train near Jaipur.

14-July-1992
The Lok Sabha passes a bill seeking to confer on the President the powers of the Legislature of J&K.

14-July-1994
Veerappan, Sandalwood smuggler, declared ‘proclaimed offender’.

14-July-1997
Eleventh Presidential election with K.R.Narayanan and T.N. Seshan as candidates; 732 out of 775 MPs and 3893 out of 4058 MLAs cast their ballots.

14-July-1997
India finishes third in Asian women’s weightlifting.

14-July-1998
India is elected chairperson of the World Intellectual Property Organisation’s standing panel on information technology in relation to Intellectual Property Rights.

14-July-1999
Arvind Dave is appointed Governor of Arunachal Pradesh.

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