This Day in History on 21st February
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 21st February. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
International Mother Language Day (UNESCO)
2013 – At least 17 people are killed and 119 injured following several bombings in the Indian city of Hyderabad.
1878 – Mirra Alfassa, French-Indian spiritual leader (d. 1973)
1894 – Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar, Indian chemist and academic (d. 1955)
1896 – Nirala, Indian poet and author (d. 1961)
Death/ Death Anniversary
1829 – Kittur Chennamma, Indian queen and freedom fighter (b. 1778)