Hyderabad in History

Historical Events

  • 1798-09-01 Britain signs treaty with Nizam of Hyderabad, India
  • 1939-03-10 17 villages damaged by hailstones in Hyderabad India
  • 1948-09-12 Invasion of the State of Hyderabad by the Indian Army on the day after the Pakistani leader Jinnah's death.
  • 1984-11-29 Javed Miandad completes twin Test Cricket tons, v NZ, Hyderabad
  • 1987-03-26 Hyderabad beat Delhi on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy
  • 1990-12-10 Hindu-Muslim rebellion in Hyderabad-Aligargh India, 140 die
  • 1994-01-11 Hyderabad score 6 for 944 against Andhra Pradesh in Ranji Trophy
  • 2004-03-23 Andhra Pradesh Federation of Trade Unions holds its first conference in Hyderabad, India.
  • 2013-02-21 21 people are killed and 54 are injured in a bombing in Hyderabad, India
  • 2013-07-08 A dozen people are killed and injured after a hotel collapses in Hyderabad, India

Famous Birthdays

  • 1866-08-17 Mir Mahboob Ali Khan, 6th Nizam of Hyderabad (d. 1911)
  • 1886-04-06 Osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII, The Last Nizam of Hyderabad state (d. 1967)
  • 1965-08-05 M V Sridhar, cricketer (score 366 for Hyderabad v Andhra Pradesh 1994)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1967-08-19 Satya Nadella, Indian-American businessman (CEO of Microsoft), born in Hyderabad

CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella
CEO of Microsoft
Satya Nadella
  • 1975-11-19 Sushmita Sen, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, Indian actress and model, crowned 43rd Miss Universe in 1994