On This Day:
2005: The European Huygens space probe lands on Saturn’s moon Titan, first ever landing in the outer solar system.
1761: Third Battle of Panipat is fought in which Ahmad Shah Abdali defeated the Marathas paving way for the establishment of the supremacy of British in India
Born on this day:
1963: Steven Soderbergh: American director, screenwriter, producer known for directing the Ocean’s trilogy movies
Gone on this day:
2016: Alan Rickman: English actor, known for playing the popular role of Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series of movies
1898: Lewis Carroll: English author, known for writing Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland