Check out below about Today in History India 29 March in Indian history or March 29 special day in India. Looking for information about today special day in India? If yes, check out below. On this Special day today 29 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 29
1561, 29th March: Akbar defeated Bajbahadur by attacking Sarangpur, the capital of Malwa.
1849, 29th March: Punjab was annexed by the British.
1857, 29th March: Mangal Pandey, a soldier in the 34th Division of the Bengal Native Infantry, fired on British officers in the East India Company.
1906, 29th March: Five million miners stopped working in the United States demanding higher wages.
1943, 29th March: Freedom fighter and leader Shaheed Laxman Nayak executed in Berhampur jail.
1982, 29th March: N. T. Rama Rao founded the Telugu Desam Party.
1992, 29th March: The Expert Committee recommended an autonomous council for the Jharkhand region from Bihar.
2014, 29th March: First gay marriage in England and Wales.
Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on March 29
1790: John Tyler, the tenth president of the United States.
1869: Edwin Lutyens, the town planner of Delhi.
1918: Samuel Walton, an American businessman, and entrepreneur.
1929: Utpal Dutt, an Indian actor, director, and writer-playwright.
1939: Jagdeep, an Indian film actor and comedian.
Death Anniversaries of famous people on March 29
1552: Guru Angad, the second of the ten Sikh gurus of Sikhism.
1778: Charles Wesley, an English poet.
1943: Laxman Nayak, a tribal civil rights activist of South Odisha.