On This Day 23 October

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1900 – Douglas Jardine, Indian-English cricketer and lawyer (d. 1958)

1923 – Aslam Farrukhi, Indian-Pakistani linguist, author, and scholar (d. 2016)

1937 – Deven Verma, Indian actor, director, and producer (d. 2014)

1974 – Aravind Adiga, Indian journalist and author

Death/ Death Anniversary

2012 – Sunil Gangopadhyay, Indian author and poet (b. 1934)