On This Day 13 October

Important Days

International Day for Disaster Reduction

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1911 – Ashok Kumar, Indian film actor (d. 2001)

1924 – Moturu Udayam, Indian activist and politician (d. 2002)

1936 – Chitti Babu, Indian veena player and composer (d. 1996)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1911 – Sister Nivedita, Irish-Indian social worker, author, and educator (b. 1867)

1987 – Kishore Kumar, Indian singer-songwriter, producer, actor, and director (b. 1929)

2018 – Annapurna Devi Indian surbahar (bass sitar) player of Hindustani classical music (b 1927)