On This Day 22 October

Important Days

Fechner Day (International observance

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1900 – Ashfaqulla Khan, Indian activist (d. 1927)

1946 – Deepak Chopra, Indian-American physician and author

1988 – Parineeti Chopra, Indian actress

Death/ Death Anniversary

1917 – Charles Pardey Lukis, founder of the Indian Journal of Medical Research and later Director-General of the Indian Medical Service (b. 1857)

1954 – Jibanananda Das, Bangladeshi-Indian author and poet (b. 1899)

2014 – Ashok Kumar, Indian director and cinematographer (b. 1941)