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Historical Event on 5/28/1989

Kerala diocese of Marathakavalli was the first Christian priest in India.

Other Historical Dates and Events
10/20/1961B. S. Guha, famous human scientist, died.
4/3/1978Pandit Hridaynath Kunzru, social reformer, politician, passed away. He contributed greatly to public life, fighting against caste system, untouchability etc. He was closely affiliated to the 'Servants of India Society' with Ghokhaleji. He even declined to accept the ""Bharat Ratna"" award conferred on him.
11/25/1999Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is appointed Principal Scientific Advisor to the Government of India.
10/4/1992D. M. Sutar, freedom fighter and senior journalist, died.
6/17/1756Nawab Sira-ud-Daulah attacked on Calcutta with 50,000 soldiers and captured it on June 21.
2/23/1768Nizam accepted British supremacy and Smith Col. signed peace treaty with the Nizam.
8/19/1947Vinayak Damodar Karnataki (Master Vinayak), famous Marathi actor, director and producer, died.
6/19/1995India and US officially launch Indo-US Commercial Alliance during US Trade Secretary's visit.
12/10/1913The Nobel prize for literature was awarded this year to Rabindranath Tagore, the Bengali poet from India.
9/24/193119 people were killed by police during the anti-Hindu rioting in Kashmir.