This Day in History on 7 November

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 7 November. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Tokhu Emong (Lotha Naga people of India)

International Inuit Day

Important Events

1811 – Tecumseh’s War: The Battle of Tippecanoe is fought near present-day Battle Ground, Indiana, United States.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1858 – Bipin Chandra Pal, Indian academic and activist (d. 1932)

1888 – C. V. Raman, Indian physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1970)

1960 – Shyamaprasad, Indian filmmaker

1971 – Trivikram Srinivas, Indian director and screenwriter

1975 – Venkat Prabhu, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter

1980 – Karthik, Indian singer-songwriter

1981 – Anushka Shetty, Indian actress

Death/ Death Anniversary

1923 – Ashwini Kumar Dutta, Indian educator and philanthropist (b. 1856)

1947 – K. Natesa Iyer, Indian-Sri Lankan journalist and politician (b. 1887)

1978 – Jivraj Narayan Mehta, Indian surgeon and politician, 6th Chief Minister of Gujarat (b. 1887)

2000 – Chidambaram Subramaniam, Indian publisher and politician, Indian Minister of Defence (b. 1910)

2006 – Polly Umrigar, Indian cricketer and manager (b. 1926)

2015 – Bappaditya Bandopadhyay, Indian director and poet (b. 1970)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History