This Day in History on 20 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 20 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
1962 – China launches simultaneous offensives in Ladakh and across the McMahon Line, igniting the Sino-Indian War.
1920 – Siddhartha Shankar Ray, Indian lawyer and politician, Chief Minister of West Bengal (d. 2010)
1927 – Gunturu Seshendra Sarma, Indian poet and critic (d. 2007)
1978 – Virender Sehwag, Indian cricketer
Death/ Death Anniversary