On this day:

1509 Emperor Krishnadeva Raya is crowned, marking the beginning of the regeneration of the Vijayanagara Empire in Southern India

1908 Wright Brothers show their Flying Machine in public for the first time

1967 ASEAN is Founded

Born on this day:

1921 Vulimiri Ramalingaswami, Indian medical scientist

1981 Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player