10th JUNE – TODAY IN HISTORY

Today in Indian History
Events for June 10

10-June-1246 Allauddin Masood Shah, Sultan of Dehli, was thorwn off the throne.
10-June-1832 Edwin Arnold, English writer (Light of India), was born.
10-June-1833 Azad Muhammad Jussain, Urdu poet and educationalist, was born.
10-June-1888 Balraj Bhalla, revolutionary, was born.
10-June-1890 Sunday introduced as a weekly holiday.
10-June-1891 Gandhiji called to the Bar.
10-June-1900 Jayantnath Chaudhary, former General of Indian Army General, was born.
10-June-1908 Mary Clubwala Jadhav, politician and social worker, was born.
10-June-1928 Papan Ramchand Panjabi, cricket test umpire for 7 tests from 1978-81, was born in Mumbai.
10-June-1942 77 Mountain Brigade was raised at Sagar, Madhya Pradesh.
10-June-1946 Gandhiji refused to enthuse over allied victory as it was not a “”victory of truth over false-hoo
10-June-1955 Prakash Padukone, internationally famous Badminton player, was born.
10-June-1957 Bhai Vir Singh, great Punjabi poet, novelist, social reformer, musician, humanitarian and Padma Bhushan awardee, died.
10-June-1959 Tyagmurti Goswami Ganeshdutt, social worker, died near Hardwar.
10-June-1966 MIG aeroplanes were designed at Nashik.
10-June-1984 Top army commander killed in Bihar; Sikh troops desert unit.
10-June-1987 Jeevan, famous Hindi film actor, died.
10-June-1997 Three Indians – Kumaramangalam Birla, Ratan Tata and Dhirubhai Ambani – figure in the list of Asia’s top 100 super rich.
10-June-1997 18 persons were killed and 10 wounded by suspected National Liberation Front of Tripura militants at Thalchhara near Agartala.
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