On this day:

1783: Tippu Sahib drives out British from Bednore, India

1860: The world’s first recording of the human voice is created by French inventor Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville

Born on this day:

1948: Jaya Bachchan, Indian actress and politician, born in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh

Gone on this day:

1959: Frank Lloyd Wright, American architect, designer of the Price Tower, Fallingwater