Maharashtra in History

Maharashtra: Mumbai

Historical Events

  • 1960-05-01 India's Bombay state split into Gujarat & Maharashtra states
  • 1993-03-30 Punjab beat Maharashtra by 120 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy
  • 2013-03-19 27 people are killed and 14 are injured in a bus crash in Maharashtra, India

Famous Birthdays

  • 1630-02-19 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, founder of the Maratha Empire, born at Shivneri fort (d. 1680) birth date according to Government of Maharashtra

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1973-04-24 Sachin Tendulkar, Indian cricketer (prodigy at 16, Indian capt at 23), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
Cricketer
Sachin Tendulkar
  • 1974-08-05 Kajol Mukherjee, Indian actress (Fanaa, My Name Is Khan), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • 1979-03-24 Emraan Hashmi, Indian actor (Murder, Zeher), born in Pulgaon, Maharashtra