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Historical Event on 2/22/1990

1st day India vs New Zealand cricket at Auckland. NZ 5-78 at lunch, 9-387 stumps.

Other Historical Dates and Events
1/26/1992Bharat Bhushan, the legendary romantic film hero of the 1950's, passed away at the age of 71 years.
3/22/1977Ayillyath Kuttiari Goplan, freedom fighter, social reformer and Marxist leader, passed away in Trivandrum.
9/26/1999Six selected for Shanti Swaroop award for Science.
8/20/1988Earthquake measuring 6.5 on Richter Scale strikes India and Nepal. Thousands killed.
2/1/1972International Airports Authority of India established.
2/1/1972Mughal conqueror Babur Shah (1483-1530) defeats Ibrahim Lodi II, the Lodi Sultan of Delhi, and captures Delhi and the Koh-i-noor diamond, in the First Battle of Panipat. He founded the Mughal dynasty in India (1526-1761), consolidated by his grandson Akbar.
8/26/1947Nawab of Bhopal announced accession of the Bhopal state to the Indian Dominion.
9/13/2000Central Government withdraws the ban on use of non-iodised salt despite protests from the medical community and several state governments.
1/2/1943Vir Bhai Kotwal sacrificed his life.
5/17/1916Gurusiddappa Sivappa, great industrialist, was born at Bangalore.