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Historical Event on 5/28/1963

Estimated 22,000 die in another cyclone in Bay of Bengal (India).

Other Historical Dates and Events
5/4/1932Many are arrested as Congress agents picket Bombay post offices in celebration of Gandhi Day.
6/27/1966D. S. Joshi was appointed as the Cabinet Secretary of India. He held this office till 31-12-1968.
7/24/1985Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Sikh leader Sant Harchand Singh Longowal of Akali Dal signed a peace contract known as 'Punjab Accord' thus ending the four-year agitation in Punjab.
1/3/1947Gandhiji toured the riot-affected areas in Bihar from January 3 to January 29.
2/25/1910Dalai Lama, Tibeten monk, flees from Chinese troops and takes refuge in India.
1/23/1915Kamal Nayan Bajaj, famous industrialist, was born.
6/19/1995In an unprecedented move, UP Speaker Dhani Ram Verma adjourns the two-day special session called to prove Mayavati Government's majority in the House. Later, the House gathers, rejects the sine die adjournment and unanimously elects B.R. Verma (BSP) as new presiding officer to conduct the business of the House.
3/22/1933M.V.Nagendra, cricket test umpire for 11 tests from 1963-77, was born at Karnataka.
9/25/1922Shri Nath Pai, freedom fighter, Barrister and Member of Parliament, was born in Konkan region of Maharashtra.
12/20/1850Atma Dev, social reformer and religious leader, was born.