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Indian History Of Today- June 20

By on June 20, 2017
  • On June 20, 712, the Arabs attacked Sindh and took possession of it.Muhammad bin Qasim defeated the Hindu King Dahir and killed him.
  • On 20 June 1574, Akbar left Agra.
  • On 20 June 1858 the Gwalior Fort was captured by the British soldiers.
  • On June 20, 1869 Laxmanrao Kirloskar, who was an industrialist, patriot and founder of Kirloskar Industries. Was born in Gurlhosur in Belagavi District.
  • On June 20, 1873, young man Christianity was founded in Kolkata.
  • On June 20, 1897, the famous Assamese poet Ratnavant Barkati, was born.
  • Former Cabinet Minister and freedom fighter Dattatraya Purushottam Karmarkar passed away on June 20, 1911.
  • On June 20, 1918, social worker and politician K.K. Singh was born in Agra.
  • Tilak University was established on June 20,1921.
  • On June 20, 1939, cricketer Ramakant Bhikaji Desai was born in Bombay.
  • Mahatma Gandhi attended the working committee on June 20, 1946.
  • On June 20, 1948, Lord Mountbatten resigned as the governor general of  Indian Union.
  • On 20th June 1957, Govindrao Burhanpurkar, who had a famous harmonium player, died.
  • On June 29, 1979, Indian footballer Renedy Singh was born in Manipur.
  • On June 20, 1987, the expert of the birds Salim Ali died in Bombay.
  • Carnatic musician Maharajapuram died in a car accident in Tamil Nadu on June 20, 1992.
  • On June 20, 1992, JD and the NFL elected former Lok Sabha speaker G. G. Swell as for presidential candidate.
  • The Mayawati government wins the vote of confidence on June 20, 1995.
  • On June 20, 1997, filmmaker Basu Bhattacharya passed away in Mumbai.