This Day in History on 19 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 19 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
1910 – Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Indian-American astrophysicist, astronomer, and mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1995)
1917 – Sharadchandra Shankar Shrikhande, Indian mathematician
1920 – Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian activist, philosopher, and spiritual leader (d. 2003)
1961 – Sunny Deol, Indian actor and producer
Death/ Death Anniversary
2011 – Kakkanadan, Indian author (b. 1935)