14th May’22 – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day

Today In History?

Find out what happened on the 14th of May in History. There are a lot many happenings which had taken place on this date in the pages of Indian History, here we have listed some of the very important events occur 14th of May


Manushi Chhillar (born 14 May 1997) is an Indian actress, model and the winner of Miss World 2017. She represented the state of Haryana at the Femina Miss India 2017 pageant in which she won. Chhillar is the sixth representative from India to win the Miss World pageant. She has endorsed Club Factory and Malabar Gold and Diamonds, as a brand ambassador.

Sambhaji Bhonsle (14 May 1657 – 11 March 1689) was the second ruler of the Maratha kingdom. He was the eldest son of Shivaji, the founder of the Maratha Empire and his first wife Saibai. He was successor of the realm after his father’s death, and ruled it for nine years. Sambhaji’s rule was largely shaped by the ongoing wars between the Maratha kingdom and Mughal Empire as well as other neighbouring powers such as the Siddis, Mysore and the Portuguese in Goa.

Zareen Khan (born 14 May 1984) is an Indian actress and model who appears in Bollywood films. She made her acting debut in the 2010 Vijay galani,s period film Veer co-starring with Salman Khan. Khan has been noted for looks very similar to actress Katrina Kaif.

Waheeda Rehman is an Indian film actress who appears in Bollywood movies and is known for many successful and critically acclaimed movies from 1950’s, 60’s and early 70’s most notably C.I.D. (1956) and Guru Dutt classics such as Pyaasa (1957), 12 O’Clock (1958), Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959), Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam.

Shakti Singh (born 14 May 1962) is an Indian discus thrower and shot putter. His personal best shot put is 20.60 metres, achieved in July 2000 in Bangalore. His personal best discus throw is 61.72 metres, achieved in June 1994 in Bangalore



Notable Moments


1956 Govt announces that decimal coinage will be introduced in India from April 1, 1957.

1960 The first plane of India flew upto New York.

1972 Fighting between Indian and Pakistani forces along the Kashmir border reported.

1976 Pakistan and India agree to resume diplomatic ties.

1992 LTTE banned in India.