On This Day 27 October

Important Days

World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1920 – K. R. Narayanan, Indian lawyer and politician, 10th President of India (d. 2005)

1965 – Mohan Kapoor, Indian television and film actor

1968 – Dileep, Indian actor and producer

1976 – Maneet Chauhan, Indian-American chef and author

Death/ Death Anniversary

1974 – C. P. Ramanujam, Indian mathematician and academic (b. 1938)

2001 – Pradeep Kumar, Indian actor, director, and producer (b. 1925)

2015 – Ranjit Roy Chaudhury, Indian pharmacologist and academic (b. 1930)