Today in History India 24 June

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What happened in India today | Today’s Historical Events on June 24

1793, 24th June: France adopted the first Republican constitution.

1880, 24th June: The song “O Canada” was sung for the first time as the national anthem of Canada.

1939, 24th June: Siam was renamed Thailand.

1982, 24th June: Compulsory teaching of Kannada language in all schools in Karnataka.

1989, 24th June: Majority opposition members resigned from Lok Sabha on the issue of CAG report on Bofors gun deal.

2010, 24th June: Julia Gillard became Australia’s first female Prime Minister.

On this Day Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on June 24.

1863: Vishwanath Kashinath Rajwade, an Indian historian, scholar, writer, commentator, and orator. 

1893: Roy O. Disney, an American businessman and co-founder of The Walt Disney Company. 

1897: Pt. Omkarnath Thakur, an Indian music teacher, musicologist, and Hindustani classical singer.

1908: Guru Gopinath, an Indian actor, and dancer.

1927: Kannadasan, an Indian philosopher, poet, film song lyricist, producer, actor, script-writer, editor, and philanthropist.

1962: Gautam Adani, an Indian billionaire industrialist.

1966: Vijayashanti, an Indian film actress, producer, and politician.

On this Day Death Anniversaries of famous people on June 24.

1881: Pandit Shradhharam Sharma, an Indian poet.

1908: Grover Cleveland, the 22nd and 24th president of the United States.

1980: V. V. Giri, the fourth president of India.

1997: Sanjukta Panigrahi, an Indian classical dancer. 

What happened in India on 24 June

Murshidabad was captured by the East India Company under Major Adams for the second time, and Mir Jaffar was declared the King.

Hari Chapekar Damodar was born virtually. He was the first terrorist of India.

Tara Singh, freedom fighter and leader of Akali Dal Master, was born in the village Haryal, District Rawalpindi.

Padmashree Pandit Omkarnath Thakur, famous music director of Gwalior Gharana, was born at Gujrat.

John Thottam (Sir Marry Benigna C.D.) Marry, great poetess and teacher, was born in Elangi village at Kerala.

Gopinath, famous Kathakali dancer, was born.

Mrinal Keshav Gore, leader in Maharashtra, was born.

Gandhiji meets Cabinet Mission.

Congress party rejects British plan for provisional govt. pending constitution in New Delhi.

Indian Manufactured Supersonic fighter HF24 flew took to air for the first time.

Bombay-New York Air India flight crashes into Mont Blanc (Switz), 117 die.

Atul Chandrakant Bedade, cricketer (Indian ODI batsman from 1994), was born in Bombay.

Ted Hecht, actor (Time to Kill, Song of India, Gangster), passed away.

India all out for 42 in Lord’s Test cricket in 77 mins.

Varahagiri Venkata Giri, former president of India, died at Madras.

Government announced that unmarried mothers under its employment would also get maternity leave.

A majority of opposition members in the Lok Sabha resign on the issue of CAG report on the Bofors gun deal.

Defence scientists successfully test fired country’s first third generation anti-tank missile ‘NAG’.

President R. Venkataraman issues notification formally constituting an Inter-State Council.

Jayalalitha ministry sworn in in Tamil Nadu.

K. Karunakaran ministry assumes power in Kerala.

Pranab Mukherjee appointed Dy. Chairman of the Planning Commission.

The first-ever BJP ministry led by Kalyan Singh takes over in UP.

Two LIC officers burnt to death in Kashmir.

Nanchil K. Manoharan, former DMK Finance Minister, expelled from the party.

CBI grills PV Prabhakar Rao again (urea scam).

Cong(I) enters into an electoral alliance with Bahujan Samaj Party for forthcoming Assembly election in UP.

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