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Historical Event on 5/26/2000

Prabhakar G. Surur (93) died in Mumbai.

Other Historical Dates and Events
6/9/1834Dr. William Carey, great writer and social worker, died.
5/22/1772Raja Ram Mohan Roy, great social reformer, lawyer and politician and founder of Brahmo Samaj, was born at Radhanagar in Hooghly district, Bengal.
11/10/1990Two Burmese youth hijack a Thai Airlines Airbus with 221 passengers on board to Calcutta.
2/7/1856Wajid Ali Shah, ruler of Oudh, was asked to abdicate by the British Resident on grounds of chronic misrule.
8/13/1954Nehru says dispute over Portuguese colonies in India must be settled peacefully.
8/18/1911Adityanath Jha, former Governor of Delhi, was born.
5/17/1995Three North Eastern States removes restricted area permits (RAP).
8/25/199710,000 people residing in low lying areas in Gujarat shifted to safer places following incessant rains for two days. Death toll mounts to 265.
7/22/1987A.G. Kripal Singh, 14 Tests for India and one century on debut, passed away.
6/1/1996Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, former President of India, passed away.