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Historical Event on 6/23/1920

Kesri Jagannathrao Joshi, senior leader of Janata Party in Karnataka, was born.

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6/14/1905Smt. Hirabai Barodekar, famous veteran Maharashtrian classical singer, was born.
4/1/1954French settlements in India pass under Indian control.
2/3/1905Sir Padampat Singhania, great industrialist, was born at Kanpur.
6/23/2000Indian journalist Palagummi Sainath gets Amnesty International Global award for human rights journalism..
9/15/1903Wazir Syed Ali, right-hand batsman and right-arm fast medium bowler, was born at Jalandhar.
8/2/1988The Supreme Court confirmed death sentence on Satwant Singh and Kehar Singh in Indira Gandhi murder case.
9/29/2000India loses to Britain in the play off for the fifth and sixth places in the hockey match at the Sydney Olympics.
3/28/1978Nafisa Joseph, Miss India Universe (1997), was born.
2/26/1984Satellite Insat 1-B dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
1/14/1980Indira Gandhi was sworn in as the Prime Minister of India. She held the office till she was assassinated on October 31, 1984.