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Historical Event on 12/14/1979

Nirode Ranjan Chowdhury, cricketer, two Tests for India and bowling average of 205, died.

Other Historical Dates and Events
2/3/1925First Electric Train started its journey from Bombay V. T. (presently known as C.S.T.) to Kurla. This train was on the Central Railway, Bombay.
5/8/1992Gul Mahomed, cricketer (8 Tests for India & one for Pakistan), passed away.
8/20/1991India's Ambassador to Romania J.F.Ribeiro shot by Sikh extremists in Bucharest.
7/2/1961Prof M S Thacker, DG-CSIR, laid the foundation stone for the wind tunnel complex.
12/8/1999The Opposition attacks Prime Minister Vajpayee for ""withholding'' information on ministers' resignation.
10/14/1947Narsingh Chintaman Kelkar, great litterateur, politician and editor, died.
10/17/1979Mother Teresa, social worker, awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
10/9/1964K. M. George established the Kerala Congress Party.
3/23/1986The first women's company of Central Reserve Police Force camp was raised in Durgapur.
2/14/1996President dedicates 55,000-seated Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium at Kochi to the nation.