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Historical Event on 6/15/1899

Roy Chowdhury Devipasad, modern Indian sculptor and painter, was born.

Other Historical Dates and Events
5/21/1990Moelvi Muhammad Farouk, great Indian spiritual leader, was murdered.
1/30/1999Paes-Bhupathi stumbled in the doubles final losing to Patrick Rafter-Jonas Bjorkman in the Australian Open Tennis tournament.
7/27/1914Kalpana Dutta, great freedom fighter, was born at Chatgaon. (27th July, 1914).
12/6/1756British troops under Robert Clive occupy Fulta India.
6/13/196660 people were killed in a collision between two suburban trains of Bombay.
5/14/1657Dharmavir Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj was born on Purandar fort.
1/18/1999The office of the Board of Control for Cricket in India is ransacked allegedly by Shiv Sainiks protesting agains Pakistan team's tour of India. Shiv Sena denies hand in attack.
3/4/1924Shyam Lal Gupt 'Parshad' wrote the song 'Jhanda Ooncha Rahe Hamara'.
1/8/1964Jack ""Murph the Surf"" Murphy, 27, and a companion were arrested in Miami as suspects in the theft of $410,000 rare gems from the American Museum of Natural History in October of last year. The world's largest sapphire, the Star of India, and eight of the other 22 stolen gems were returned to New York in an attorney's coat pocket, having been recovered in two water-logged suede pouches from a Miami bus terminal locker with the help of a third suspect. The three described themselves as ""beach boys."" Murphy is a sometimes an aquatic clown, but mainly they were notorious jewel thieves. Murphy was also accused of pistol-whipping actress Eva Gabor and stealing jewels worth $50,000 from her a year ago.
3/21/1934Buta Singh, former Home Minister of India, was born.