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Historical Events

  • 1952 Vinoo Mankad takes 13 Pakistan wkts to win 1st India-Pak clash
  • 1992 Start of Zimbabwe's 1st Test match, v India at Harare
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Famous Birthdays

  • 1950 Om Puri, Indian Bollywood actor (Aakrosh, Ardh Satya), born in Ambala, Haryana
  • 1984 Freida Pinto, Indian Bollywood actress (Slumdog Millionaire, Rise of the Planet of the Apes), born in Mumbai, India

Famous Deaths

  • 2004 Veerappan, Indian bandit and smuggler (b. 1945)

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