Sarojini Naidu (13 February 1879 – 2 March 1949) was an Indian political activist and poet. A proponent of civil rights, women’s emancipation, and anti-imperialistic ideas, she was an important figure in India’s struggle for independence from colonial rule.

Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (13 February 1835 – 26 May 1908) was an Indian religious leader and the founder of the Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam. He claimed to have been divinely appointed as the promised Messiah and Mahdi.

Rashami Desai is an Indian television actress known for portraying Tapasya in Uttaran and Shorvori in Dil Se Dil Tak. She has participated in reality shows like Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi and Nach Baliye.

Vinod Mehra (13 February 1945 – 30 October 1990) was an Indian actor in Bollywood films. He started out as a child actor in the late 1950s before starting his film career as an adult in 1971.

Sharad Kapoor (born 13 February 1976) is an Indian actor, who works in Hindi movies and television. Having debuted in Mera Pyara Bharat in 1994, Kapoor has acted in many films throughout his career, such as Lakshya and Josh.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1601 John Lancaster leads 1st East India Company voyage from London.

In 1713 Farrukh Siyar becomes Emperor of India after capturing Red Fort.

In 1719 Jahandar Shah was strangled to death and the Sayyid brothers were killed soon after.

In 1856 East India Company captured Lucknow along with Avadh Kingdom.

In 1861 Colonel Bernard Irwin attacks & defeats hostile Chiricahua Indians.

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