Historical Events of 14 April

Historical Events of 14 April

Historical Events Of Today



  • 1995 - Declaration of closure of Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukrane by today
  • 1995 - India today became the Asia Cup Cricket Champion for the fourth time.
  • 1999 - Today's deposed Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim sentenced to six years in jail for corruption.
  • 2000 - Today's parliament ratifies the 'Start-2' nuclear weapons reduction treaty between the United States and Russia.
  • 2002 - The Serbian leader facing trial in international court today.
  • 2003 - On this day Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon agreed on the removal of some Jewish settlements from the West Bank.
  • 2004 - Today, American President George Bush announced the intention of not making Iraq the second Vietnam.
  • 2005 - Today, India and the United States have signed a historic agreement to open their flights to each other's airlines.
  • 2006 - Starting today, the first Buddhist World Conference in China
  • 2008 - Today the Uttar Pradesh government announced the creation of a geographic map of western Uttar Pradesh.
  • 2008 - On this day, Kirloskar Brothers received an order worth Rs 166 crore 77 lakhs from Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC)'s Kodrama thermal power project.
  • 2008 - To strengthen the relations between India and Bangladesh after 40 years on this day, Maitree Express left for Dhaka from Kolkata and Bangladesh's capital Dhaka.
  • 2008 - Today, Archaeologists claim Sinai of Egypt often recovered ancient coins from the island of Roman Emperor Velens's time.
  • 2010 - Today, 123 people died in cyclonic storms in West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Orissa.
  • 2011- In today's recent survey by the National Security Index (NSI), India is considered to be the fifth most powerful country in the world, the United States first and China second in the list. Japan and Russia were ranked third and fourth respectively.
  • 2011- Today, in the case of work-efficient population in India, India is at the third position, China is at the top position, India is the fourth largest power in terms of defense.



Historical Events of 14 April


Today's Famous Birthdays


  • 1862 - Prabhashankar Patni - Chief Public Worker of Gujarat was born on this day.
  • 1891 - Today, Bhimrao Ambedkar was born
  • 1907 - On this day, Puran Chand Joshi - Swadhinata Senani was born.
  • 1919 - Today Shamshad Begum - A famous playback singer from Hindi films was born.
  • 1920 - Gawari Devi - Famous Mandya singer of Rajasthan was born.
  • 1922 - Ali Akbar Khan - A famous Indian composer, classical singer and sarod player was born.
  • 1940 - Today Avatar Nigel - poet and writer was born.

Who Died Today in History


  • 1859 - Jamshedji Jijabhai, on his day, became rich from his business, Danvir died.
  • 1950 - Today Raman Maharshi - the great saint and social worker of the twentieth century passed away.
  • 1962 - Mokshgundam Visvesvaraya, the great engineer and diplomat of India died on this day.
  • 1963 - Today on the day of Rahul Sankrityayan - a prominent Marathi writer died.
  • 1986 - On this day, Nitin Bose - famous film director, cinematographer and writer died.

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