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Historical Event on 6/12/1891

Gandhiji sailed for India and reached in July.

Other Historical Dates and Events
7/13/1907Hari Vishnu Kamat, great politician, was born.
3/21/1973Yashwant Ramkrishna Date, great Marathi dictionary creator, passed away.
1/11/1994Shankarrao Savekar, veteran cameraman of film industry, passed away.
12/12/1955The President promulgated an ordinance providing the usage of Hindi with English for official purposes of Indian Union. B.G. Kher Commission (under article 344(I) of the Constitution) constituted. Hindi Teaching Scheme was introduced under Ministry of Home Affairs.
1/11/1958Two lakh Indians in East Pakistan were rounded up and lodged in concentration camps.
1/12/1906Pandit Mahadeo Shastri Joshi, dictionary creator, was born.
5/15/2000Ghulam Hassan Bhat, Jammu and Kashmir Minister of State for Power, dies in a powerful IED explosion near Mandipore in Anantnag.
3/27/1997South African President Nelson Mandela arrives in New Delhi on official visit.
5/8/1963Centenary of Indian Red Cross was celebrated. Today is birthday of its founder.
9/15/1953S. Vijayalakshmi Pandit was elected as the first lady President of the eighth session of the United Nations Organisation's (UNO) General Assembly.