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Historical Event on 7/28/1914

Japanese boat 'Kamagata Maru' was compelled to deport to India from Vancouver, Canada. The ship was boarded with active freedom fighters who were against the British Government.

Other Historical Dates and Events
8/18/1951Indian Institute of Technology was opened in Kharagpur, West Bengal.
11/3/1900Sagarmal Gopa, freedom fighter, was born.
3/28/1914Komagata Maru sailed from Hong Kong to Vancouver with 351 Sikhs and 21 Punjabi Muslim youths under the captaincy of Sardar Gurjeet Singh as a part of 'Ghadar' Movement.
6/4/1989Melville de Mellow, Eminent broadcaster, died.
8/9/1963India is the first country to add its signature to the test-ban treaty at Moscow.
3/25/1999Arathi Ponnappa,Former National tennis champion, called it quits from competitive tennis in Bangalore.
4/6/1606Khusru Prince and his father Jahangir rebelled and fled from Agra.
2/18/1931Swraj Paul, Indian and British industrialist and multi-millionaire (Caparo), was born.
5/23/1975P. S. Bapat, victoria cross winner Lieutenant General, passed away.
1/7/1993C. Subramaniam, Maharashtra Governor, resigns.