Buhlul Khan Lodi, an Afghan of Lodi tribe, marched down upon Delhi.
Anant Laxman Kanhere, revolutionary, was hanged.
Shyama Prasad Mukherji resigned. He was the first Minister of Central Cabinet.
Meeting of Afro-Asian Conference at New Delhi.
First Indian Satellite ''Aryabhata'' launched. The Satellite provided technological experience in building and operating a satellite system. It was launched by Russian launch vehicle Intercosmos.
Maharshi Dayanand University established in Haryana.
Indira Gandhi proposes a resumption of ties with Pakistan in New Delhi.
Indira Gandhi,Prime Minister, inaugurated `Maharashtra Vidhanbhavan'.
Sanjay Dutt, film star, was held under TADA for possessing an AK-56 rifle.
Rajindersing Sparo, first awardee of `Mahavir Chakra' and former Chief Minister of Punjab Major General, passed away.
Gopala Ramanujam,Goa Governor, takes up additional charge of Kerala.
Rajendra Kumari Bajpai appointed the Lt. Governor of Pondichery.
AIDS deleted from the list of contagious diseases in the Railway Act of 1989.
I.K. Gujral, External Affairs Minister, chosen leader of United Front in place of Deve Gowda.
Kottayam in Kerala becomes the first district in India to complete computerisation of the talluk offices connecting them with the district headquarters.
Jayalalitha, AIADMK leader, demands that all ''tainted leaders'' be dropped by the Vajpayee Government or that Sedapatti R. Muthiah be taken back.