26-March-1918 - Vanavihari B.N. Sundara Rao, great author and journalist, was born at Varthur, Bangalore.
26-March-1931 - New Delhi replaces Calcutta as capital of British-Indies.
26-March-1938 - Laxminath Bezbarua, great littearateur of modern Assamia language, passed away.
26-March-1942 - Indira Gandhi, third Prime Minister of India, was married to Feroze Gandhi.
26-March-1969 - Romesh Chandra, secretary general of the World Peace Council, receives the Lenin prize.