New Delhi: Someone has rightly said, “everyday has a significant history” . Therefore, it is necessary to be aware of all important historical event that fall on a specific day so that none of the major historical events are missed.’Today’s History’ will look into the significant historical events and major happenings on that particular day of year.
1923: Ram Jethmalani was born
Ram Boolchand Jethmalani was an Indian lawyer and politician. He served as India’s Union minister of law and justice, as chairman of the Indian Bar Council, and as the president of the Supreme Court Bar Association. He was noted in the Indian legal fraternity for his forte in criminal law and high-profile civil cases
1984: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana was born
Ayushmann Khurrana is an Indian actor, singer, and television host who works in Hindi films. Known for his portrayals of ordinary men often battling social norms, he is the recipient of several awards, including a National Film Award and four Filmfare Awards. He has appeared in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 list of 2013 and 2019. Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2020.
1948: Operation Polo
The Indian Army captured the city of Aurangabad as part of its ‘Operation Polo’.
2022: Hindi Diwas
Hindi Diwas is celebrated on September 14 every year in India. On this day, Hindi, written in the Devanagri script, was adopted as the official language of the Republic of India, in 1949. The first Hindi Diwas was celebrated in 1953. The first Prime Minister of the country, Jawaharlal Nehru, decided to celebrate Hindi Day on September 14.