This Day in History on 21 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 21 December. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
1932 – U. R. Ananthamurthy, Indian author, poet, and critic (d. 2014)
1959 – Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Indian cricketer
1963 – Govinda, Indian actor, singer, and politician
1972 – Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy, Indian Politician, 17th Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
1989 – Tamannaah, South Indian actress
Death/ Death Anniversary
2004 – Autar Singh Paintal, Indian physiologist and neurologist (b. 1925)