This Day in History on 6 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 6 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1893 – Meghnad Saha, Indian astrophysicist, astronomer, and academic (d. 1956)

1946 – Vinod Khanna, Indian actor, producer and politician (d. 2017)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1661 – Guru Har Rai, Indian 7th Sikh guru (b. 1630)

2007 – Babasaheb Bhosale, Indian lawyer and politician, 8th Chief Minister of Maharashtra (d. 1921)


2007 – Laxmi Mall Singhvi, Indian scholar, jurist, and politician (b. 1931)

2012 – B. Satya Narayan Reddy, Indian lawyer and politician, 19th Governor of West Bengal (b. 1927)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History