This Day in History on 2 July

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 2 July. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1940 – Indian independence leader Subhas Chandra Bose is arrested and detained in Calcutta.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1918 – Indumati Bhattacharya, Indian politician

1958 – Pavan Malhotra, Indian actor

Death/ Death Anniversary

2016 – Caroline Aherne, English actress and comedian (b. 1963)
2016 – Michael Cimino, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1939)
2016 – Patrick Manning, 4th & 6th Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago (b. 1946)
2016 – Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor, activist, and author (b. 1928)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History