This Day in History on 19 December
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 December. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
Goa Liberation Day
1927 – Three Indian revolutionaries, Ram Prasad Bismil, Roshan Singh and Ashfaqulla Khan, are executed by the British Raj for participation in the Kakori conspiracy.
1929 – The Indian National Congress promulgates the Purna Swaraj (the Declaration of the Independence of India).
1934 – Pratibha Patil, Indian lawyer and politician, 12th President of India
1966 – Rajesh Chauhan, Indian cricketer
1969 – Nayan Mongia, Indian cricketer
Death/ Death Anniversary
1927 – Ashfaqulla Khan, Indian activist (b. 1900)
1927 – Ram Prasad Bismil, Indian poet and activist (b. 1897)
2014 – S. Balasubramanian, Indian journalist and director (b. 1936)