Haryana in History

Historical Events

  • 1966-11-01 Indian Haryana state created from Punjab; Chandigarh terr created
  • 1986-04-01 Delhi beat Haryana by innings & 141 to win Ranji Trophy
  • 1991-05-07 Haryana beat Bombay in the Ranji Cricket Trophy final by 2 runs
  • 1999-04-08 Haryana Gana Parishad, a political party in the Indian state of Haryana, merges with the Indian National Congress.

Famous Birthdays

  • 1917-11-05 Banarsi Das Gupta, Indian former Chief Minister of Haryana (d. 2007)
  • 1950-10-18 Om Puri, Indian actor (Ardh Satya), born in Ambala, Haryana