Ahmedabad in History

Today in Indian History

Historical Events

  • 1962-05-30 69 killed in bus crash (Ahmedabad India)

Sports History

1983-11-16 Kapil Dev takes 9-83 v WI at Ahmedabad, but India still lose

Famous Birthdays

  • 1458-05-25 Mahmud Begada, Sultan of Gujarat (successfully captured Pavagadh and Junagadh forts in battles), born in Ahmedabad, India (d. 1511)
  • 1924-11-26 Jasu Patel, Indian cricket spin bowler (7 Tests, 29 wickets, BB 9-69 v Aust 1959; Gujarat), born in Ahmedabad, India (d. 1992)
  • 1985-03-09 Parthiv Patel, Indian cricket wicketkeeper (25 Tests, 6 x 50s, 72 dismissals), born in Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India