This Day in History on 16 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 16 November. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1907 – Indian Territory and Oklahoma Territory join to form Oklahoma, which is admitted as the 46th U.S. state.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1897 – Choudhry Rahmat Ali, Indian-Pakistani academic (d. 1951)

1909 – Mirza Nasir Ahmad, Indian-Pakistani religious leader (d. 1982)

1968 – Shobha Nagi Reddy, Indian politician (d. 2014)

1985 – Aditya Roy Kapur, Indian film actor

Death/ Death Anniversary

2013 – Tanvir Ahmad Khan, Indian-Pakistani diplomat, 19th Foreign Secretary of Pakistan (b. 1932)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History