This Day in History on 31 August
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 31 August. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
1919 – Amrita Pritam, Indian poet and author (d. 2005)
1963 – Rituparno Ghosh, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2013)
1969 – Javagal Srinath, Indian cricketer and referee
1979 – Yuvan Shankar Raja, Indian singer-songwriter and producer
Death/ Death Anniversary
2012 – Kashiram Rana, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1938)
2014 – Bapu, Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1933)