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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
5/13/1949Maharashtra Granthalay Sangh was established.
11/6/2000Buddhadev Bhattacharya assumes office as West Bengal Chief Minister.
11/5/1996United Front suffers a setback with one of its constituents, the Madhya Pradesh Vikas party, deciding to walk out and merge with Congress (I).
5/15/1998Pandit Ravi Shankar, Sitar maestro, receives the 1998 Polar music award.
7/25/1995India reaps a record harvest of food grain of 189.77 million tonnes ('94, 95).
5/15/1958Aruna Asaf Ali became the Mayor of Delhi.
2/1/1969Pinaki Chatterji and George Albert Duke on a two-man rowing expedition to the Andamans set out from Calcutta.
7/5/1993Supreme Court dismisses the stay petition of Union Government regarding lifting of ban on the RSS and the Bajrang Dal by the Babri Tribunal.
1/28/1998All 26 accused, who stood trial in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, were sentenced to death. A designated Judge of the TADA court in Chennai found them guilty.
10/26/1935Ashok P.Jain, great industrialist, was born.