This Day in History on 22 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 22 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

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)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History