This Day in History on 12 ऑक्टोबर 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 12 ऑक्टोबर. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

International Day Against DRM

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1911 – Vijay Merchant, Indian cricketer (d. 1987)

1935 – Shivraj Patil, Indian lawyer and politician, Indian Minister of Defence

1946 – Ashok Mankad, Indian cricketer (d. 2008)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1967 – Ram Manohar Lohia, Indian activist and politician (b. 1910)

2012 – Sukhdev Singh Kang, Indian judge and politician, 14th Governor of Kerala (b. 1931)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History