Check out below, what today in history India 8 February marks. On this day in history 8 February, you are likely to find birthdays, events, death anniversaries and more…
What is today in history India 8 February
Famous people that have birthdays on this day in history 8 February
1897 – Zakir Hussain, the third President of India
1941 – Jagjit Singh, Indian Ghazal singer and musician. He is also referred to the ‘Ghazal King’.
1963 – Mohammad Azharuddin, Indian cricketer and politician
1964 – Santosh Sivan, Indian director, cinematographer, producer, and actor
1990 – Ishita Raj Sharma, Indian actor
1997 – Anarkali Marikar, Indian film actress
1988 – Rucha Hasabnis, Indian actress
1990 – Ishita Sharma, Indian actress
1938 – Desh Badhu Gupta, Indian businessman
1951 – Ashok Chakradhar, Indian writer
today in history India 8 February
Famous people that have death anniversaries on this day in history 8 February
2016 – Nida Fazli, Indian poet and songwriter
Events that took place on this day in history 8 February – today in history India 8 February
1862 – The East Indian Railway set up the first full-fledged railway workshop facility in India at Jamalpur.
1936 – Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru succeeded Mahatma Gandhi as chairman of the India Congress Party.
1943 – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose left for Japan via boat from Kell, Germany.
1986 – Services of prepaid taxi started at the Delhi Airport for the first time.
2007 – An object fell from the sky and killed 3 people in Rajasthan. The object was believed to have been a meteor.