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Historical Event:
Prof. Jagdish Bhagwati, economist, was awarded the 1998 Freedom Prize of the Max Schmidmeiny Foundation.  on 5/26/1998


Prof. Jagdish Bhagwati, economist, was awarded the 1998 Freedom Prize of the Max Schmidmeiny Foundation.



Other Historical Dates and Events
2/9/1993Congress (I), AIADMK alliance in Tamil Nadu breaks over Hindi imposition.
7/22/1875Nandkishor Bal, great Oria poet, novelist and critic, was born.
2/18/1975Syed Nazir Ali, cricketer (2 Tests for India, 4 wickets), passed away.
9/24/1861Madame Bhikaji Rustom Cama, mother of the Indian Revolution, was born in Bombay. From an early age she took interest in social and political work.
11/11/1913Gandhi sentenced to nine months' imprisonment at South Africa.
3/30/1993Punjab beat Maharashtra by 120 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy.
7/27/1982Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi first visited the US in almost 11 years.
2/11/1993Kamal Amrohi, famous film producer, director and writer, died at the age of 76 years. He is famous for his Hindi films such as Mahal (1949), Pakeezah (1972) and Razia Sultan (1983). He also established Kamal Pictures (Mahal Films) in 1953 and Kamalistan Studio in Bombay in 1958.
9/26/1996High Court rejected Rao's petition for anticipatory bail in Pathak cheating case.
4/2/1948Defence Minister announces the establishment of the National War Academy in Kharakvasla, Poona.