This Day in History on 1 November

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 1 November. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

World Vegan Day

Important Events

1894 – Buffalo Bill, 15 of his Indians, and Annie Oakley were filmed by Thomas Edison in his Black Maria Studio in West Orange, New Jersey.

1956 – The Indian states Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, and Mysore are formally created under the States Reorganisation Act; Kanyakumari district is joined to Tamil Nadu from Kerala.

1973 – The Indian state of Mysore is renamed as Karnataka to represent all the regions within Karunadu.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1940 – Ramesh Chandra Lahoti, Indian lawyer and jurist, 35th Chief Justice of India

1945 – Narendra Dabholkar, Indian author and activist, founded Maharashtra Andhashraddha Nirmoolan Samiti (d. 2013)

1963 – Nita Ambani, Indian businesswoman

1973 – Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Indian model and actress.


1974 – V. V. S. Laxman, Indian cricketer

1987 – Ileana D’Cruz, Indian film actress

Death/ Death Anniversary

2007 – S. Ali Raza, Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1922)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History