July 15Today in Indian History

Historical Events

  • 1501 Portuguese explorer Pedro Cabral arrives back in Lisbon after successfully discovering Brazil and returning from India
  • 1979 Morarji Desai resigns as premier of India

  • 2002 A. P. J. Abdul Kalam is elected 11th President of India (results announced 18th July)
  • 2020 Heavy monsoon flooding in Indian north-eastern state of Assam affects more than 2 million people, kills more than 50

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Famous Birthdays

  • 1870 Ernest Walker, British composer, born in Bombay, British India (d. 1949)
  • 1903 Kumaraswami Kamaraj, Indian politician (d. 1975)

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