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Historical Event on 5/21/1973

Mohan Kumarmangalam, Central Minister, passed away in an air crash near Delhi.

Other Historical Dates and Events
8/6/1920Film Censor Board at Bombay started working. The first film censored and granted a Censor Certificate No. 1 was a short film of 600 ft., produced by Gaumont Company and it was titled as 'Gaumont Graphic No. 963-964'. The Regional Film Censor Boards were also set-up in Calcutta, Madras and Rangoon.
11/5/1997Railway ministry doubles compensation amounts from Rs. 2 lakh to Rs.4 lakh to victims of railway accidents and other untoward incidents.
7/2/1905Shantiswaroop Dhavan, former Governor of West Bengal, was born.
3/30/1913B. S. Soman, first Admiral of India, was born.
8/13/1947Riots sweep Lahore in Punjab; mobs stone Gandhi's house.
11/30/1989Congress (I) emerges largest party in Lok Sabha by winning 193 seats, Congress (I) rule in Karnataka and Veerendra Patil made the Chief Minister.
3/29/1963Siyaramsharan Gupt, great autor of Hindi language, died.
5/10/1957Dr. Rajendra Prasad elected President of India for a second term.
11/18/1964Dharam Vira was appointed as the Cabinet Secretary of India. He held this office till 27-06-1966
12/22/1940Manvendranath Rai established the Radical Democratic Party.