Check out below, what today in history India 18 June marks. On this day in history 18 June, you are likely to find birthdays, events, death anniversaries and more…
What is today in history India 18 June
Famous people that have birthdays on this day in history 18 June
1958-Ajay Rastogi, Judge of Supreme Court of India.
1970-Sujata Sharma, Indian structural biologist, biophysicist and a professor at the Department of Biophysics.
1987-Lalloo Anup, Malayali singer and assistant professor in English literature.
1990- Avanthika Mohan, Indian actress and model.
1992-Goddeti Madhavi, Indian politician.
Today in history India 18 June – Famous people that had birthdays on this day in history 18 June
1861-Devaki Nandan Khatri, Indian writer who belonged to the first generation of popular novelists in the modern Hindi language.
1875-Sunayani Devi, Indian painter born into the aristocratic Tagore family in Calcutta, West Bengal.
1887-Anugrah Narayan Sinha, Indian nationalist statesman, participant in Champaran Satyagraha.
1908- P. Kakkan, Indian politician and freedom fighter who served as a member of the Constituent Assembly of India.
1921-Pendekanti Venkatasubbaiah, Indian politician.
1931- Kuppahalli Sitaramayya Sudarshan, fifth Sarsanghachalak of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.
1941- Panchu Arunachalam, Indian writer, director, producer and lyricist who worked in Tamil cinema.
Today in history India 18 June
Famous people that have death anniversaries on this day in history 18 June
1858-Rani of Jhansi was an Indian queen of the Maratha princely state of Jhansi in North India currently present in Jhansi district in Uttar Pradesh, India.
1929-Vedam Venkataraya Sastry was a Sanskrit and Telugu language poet, critic, Telugu theatre star and dramatist.
1948-Harilal Gandhi was the eldest son of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi and Kasturba Gandhi.
2003-Jankidas Mehra was a prolific Indian film actor of Hindi Cinema, cyclist, production designer and writer.
2009-Ali Akbar Khan was an Indian Hindustani classical musician of the Maihar gharana, known for his virtuosity in playing the sarod.
Today in history India 18 June
Events that took place on this day in history 18 June
1946-Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia, a Socialist calls for a Direct Action Day against the Portuguese in Goa. A road is named after this date in Panjim.
1948-UN Commission on Human Rights adopts the International Declaration of Human Rights.
1980-Mrs Shakuntala Devi mentally multiplies 2 13-digit #s in 28 sec.
1999-Hindi film “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” premieres directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, starring Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn and Aishwarya Rai.
2001-Protests occur in Manipur over the extension of the ceasefire between Naga insurgents and the government of India.
2017–Pakistan defeat India to win cricket’s Champions Trophy at the Oval in London by 180 runs, Fakhar Zaman scores 114 runs.
2019-Chennai, India’s 6th largest city with 4 million people runs out of water as its reservoirs dry up.
International Picnic Day is celebrated on 18 June to encourage people to go outdoors and enjoy each other’s company.