On This Day 19 November

Important Days

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day


World Toilet Day

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1828 – Rani Lakshmibai, Indian queen (d. 1858)

1845 – Agnes Giberne, Indian-English astronomer and author (d. 1939)

1917 – Indira Gandhi, Indian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of India (d. 1984)

1922 – Salil Chowdhury, Indian director, playwright, and composer (d. 1995)

1928 – Dara Singh, Indian wrestler, actor, and politician (d. 2012)

1975 – Sushmita Sen, Indian actress, model and Miss Universe 1994

1977 – Arun Vijay, Indian-Tamil film actor

Death/ Death Anniversary

1975 – Roger D. Branigin, American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 42nd Governor of Indiana (b. 1902)

1976 – Basil Spence, Indian-Scottish architect and academic, designed the Coventry Cathedral (b. 1907)