1950s|Emperor of India – George V
Viceroy of India – The Lord Irwin
Publication of the report of the Simon Commission.
26 January – The Indian National Congress declares January 26 as Independence Day, or the day for Poorna Swaraj (Complete Independence).
2 March – Mohandas Gandhi informs British viceroy of India that civil disobedience would begin nine days later.
12 March – Mohandas Gandhi sets off to a 200-mile protest march towards the sea with 78 followers to protest the British monopoly on salt – more will join them during the Salt March that ends on 5 April.
5 April – In an act of civil disobedience, Mahatma Gandhi breaks British law after marching to the sea and taking salt.
30 April – The Vedaranyam Salt satyagraha led by Rajaji and Sardar Vedarathinam Pillai culminates in South India
4–5 May – Mohandas Gandhi is arrested again.
October – First round table was opened in London.
28 December –
6 June – Sunil Dutt, actor, producer, director and politician (died 2005).
30 June – Kailasam Balachander, Producer, Director, Actor (died 2014).
5 November – Arjun Singh, politician and Minister (died 2011).
23 November – Geeta Dutt, playback singer (died 1972).
Bahadoor, actor (died 2000).
Geeta Bali, actress (died 1965).
12 May Kaikhusrau Jahan, Begum of Bhopal (born 1858)
28 September - T K Madhavan, the architect of VAIKAM SATYAGRAHAM and the most powerful Organizing Secretary of S N D P Yogam.
1930 in India Wikipedia
Events in the year 1930 in India.