This Day in History on 15 JanuaryThe 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 15 January. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
Army Day (India)
1917 – K. A. Thangavelu, Indian film actor and comedian (d. 1994)
1921 – Babasaheb Bhosale, Indian lawyer and politician, 8th Chief Minister of Maharashtra (d. 2007)
1934 – V. S. Ramadevi, Indian civil servant and politician, 13th Governor of Karnataka (d. 2013)
1938 – Chuni Goswami, Indian footballer and cricketer
1956 – Mayawati, Indian educator and politician, 23rd Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
1973 – Suparno Satpathy, Indian socio-political leader
Death/ Death Anniversary
1994 – Harilal Upadhyay, Indian author, poet, and astrologist (b. 1916)
1998 – Gulzarilal Nanda, Indian economist and politician, Prime Minister of India (b. 1898)