This Day in History on 9 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 9 October. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1877 – Gopabandhu Das, Indian journalist, poet, and activist (d. 1928)

1897 – M. Bhaktavatsalam, Indian lawyer and politician, 6th Chief Minister of Madras State (d. 1987)

1924 – Immanuvel Devendrar, Indian soldier (d. 1957)

1945 – Amjad Ali Khan, Indian classical Sarod player

1968 – Anbumani Ramadoss, Indian politician

Death/ Death Anniversary

2000 – Patrick Anthony Porteous, Indian-Scottish colonel, Victoria Cross recipient (b. 1918)

2006 – Kanshi Ram, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1934)

2013 – Srihari, Indian actor

2015 – Ravindra Jain, Indian composer and director (b. 1944)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History