What Happened Today 2 December In Indian History , Today In Indian History
2 - December - 1552
Father Francis Xavier (1506-1552), Portuguese Jesuit priest, died. He started his mission by training and employing native clergy in conversion efforts. He spread Christianity to India, Malay Archipelago and Japan.
2 - December - 1662
Francis Xavier was canonised at Goa.
2 - December - 1855
Narayan Ganesh Chandavarkar, one of the founders of Indian National Congress and social reformer, was born.