06-03-1508 - Emperor Humayun, son of Babar, was born in Kabul.
06-03-1775 - Raghunath Rao signed treaty of Surat with British ending the first Anglo-Maratha War.
06-03-1915 - Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore met for the first time at Shantiniketan.
06-03-1928 - Nilkanth Ramanbhai Mahipatrao, famous Gujrati litterateur, critic, dramatist and social reformer, died.
06-03-1947 - Churchill opposes troop withdrawal from India at London.
06-03-1961 - India's first Financial daily 'The Economic Times' started publication from Bombay.
06-03-1962 - Ambika Chakrovorty, great revolutionary and warrior, passed away.
06-03-1971 - Test debut of Sunil Gavaskar vs West Indies at Port-of-Spain.
06-03-1990 - India wins Indira Gandhi Gold Cup hockey tournament.
06-03-1991 - Chandrasekhar resigns as PM.
06-03-1995 - Arun Tamhankar, great journalist, died.
06-03-1997 - Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IOR-ARC) inaugurated in Mauritius.
06-03-1998 - A Congress(I) Ministry headed by Virbhadra Singh is sworn in at Himachal Pradesh.
06-03-2000 - India and China begin the first ever bilateral security dialogue in Beijing on global and regional issues of mutual interest.