On This Day 7 November

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)