Tamil Nadu: Chennai
- 1968-12-25 42 Dalits are burned alive in Kilavenmani village, Tamil Nadu, India, a retaliation for a campaign for higher wages by Dalit labourers.
- 1988-03-30 Tamil Nadu beat Railways by inns & 144 to win Ranji Trophy
- 1992-03-31 Delhi beat Tamil Nadu on 1st innings to win cricket Ranji Trophy
- 1996-03-31 Karnataka defeat Tamil Nadu on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy
- 2015-12-04 Floods in Chennai and Tamil Nadu state, India start receding after a month of heavy rainfall, leaving more 260 dead and thousands stranded