On This Day 2 October

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1869 – Mahatma Gandhi, Indian freedom fighter, activist and philosopher (d. 1948)

1904 – Lal Bahadur Shastri, Indian academic and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of India (d. 1966)

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1939 – Budhi Kunderan, Indian cricketer (d. 2006)

1948 – Persis Khambatta, Indian model and actress, Femina Miss India 1965 (d. 1998)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1975 – K. Kamaraj, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1903)