Lucknow in History

Uttar Pradesh: Agra - Varanasi

Today in Indian History

Historical Events

  • 1857-09-25 Relief of Lucknow by Havelock & Outram begins

Battle of InterestThe Indian Mutiny

1859-02-10 General Horsford defeats Begum of Oude and Nana Sahib in Indian Mutiny
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Mutineers are executed by the Bengal Horse Artillery, in a painting by Orlando Noire
Mutineers are executed by the Bengal Horse Artillery, in a painting by Orlando Noire

Famous Birthdays

  • 1939-12-31 Afaq Hussain, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani off-spinner in 2 Tests 1961-64), born in Lucknow, India (d. 2002)