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Indian History Of Today- August 14

By on August 14, 2017
  • The Bombay High Court was established on August 14, 1862.
  • Air Chief Marshal Rishikesh Ashok Mulgaonkar was born on August 14, 1920.
  • Sir Harilal Jekisundas Kania was elected as Chief Justice of India on August 14, 1947.
  • On 14th August 1947, Pakistan was partitioned from India.
  • The State Carrom Association was established in Maharashtra on August 14, 1954.
  • Indian cricketer Pravin Amre was born on August 14, 1968, in Mumbai.
  • On August 14, 1980, the Centre nationalized the Maruti company.
  • On 14th August 1987, Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan was given the Bharat Ratna of India’s highest award.
  • On August 14, 1993, the new governor was appointed in Tripura, Bihar and West Bengal.
  • A special session was started in Parliament on August 14, 1997, to celebrate 50 years of independence.