This Day in History on 17 October
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 17 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
Digital Society Day (India)
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
1817 – Syed Ahmad Khan, Indian philosopher and scholar (d. 1898)
1970 – Anil Kumble, Indian cricketer
1992 – Keerthy Suresh, Indian actress
Death/ Death Anniversary
1981 – Kannadasan Indian author, poet, and songwriter (b. 1927)