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.
Fechner Day (International observance
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)