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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 McDonald’s restaurant.
2003: Rajju Bhaiya, the fourth Sarsanghchalak of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
What happened in India on 14 July
Aurangzeb was appointed as Shahjahan by Viceroy of Deccan.
Guru Har Kishan, the eight Sikh, was born.
Mahendranath Gupt, follower of Ramkrishna Paramahans, was born.
Gopal Ganesh Agarkar, great social worker, was born.
Iqbal Singh Bhatia, great educationist, was born at Kotla Qasim Khan, (Pakistan).
Bedabrata Barua, educationist, social reformer and politician, was born.
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).
India grants Siam a 20 year, 3 mil. credit to increase export of Siamese rice.
Swami Shivanand Saraswati, religious leader, passed away.
85 persons were killed when a freight train collided with a passanger train near Jaipur.
The Lok Sabha passes a bill seeking to confer on the President the powers of the Legislature of J&K.
Veerappan, Sandalwood smuggler, declared ‘proclaimed offender’.
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.
India finishes third in Asian women’s weightlifting.
India is elected chairperson of the World Intellectual Property Organisation’s standing panel on information technology in relation to Intellectual Property Rights.
Arvind Dave is appointed Governor of Arunachal Pradesh.