This Day in History on 23 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 23 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

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)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History