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.Everyday is Significant-October(Second half)

Updated on May 9, 2009
 Nobel medal
Nobel medal
 Thomas Alva Edison
Thomas Alva Edison
 Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
 Chou-en-Lai-Prime minister of china
Chou-en-Lai-Prime minister of china
 Nehru with Chou-Thoe trust washed away
Nehru with Chou-Thoe trust washed away

Everyday creates History

After fairly long gap I am again continuing this series and presenting this second article.As I had stopped my first article at 15th october, here I continue from 16th october and mention the importance of other 15 days in that month.

October 16

* On this day in 1968, Dr. Hargovind Khorana,was announced Nobelprize in genetical engineering.

* The day is being observed as 'World Food Day'


* Mother Teresa was selected for Nobel peace prize-1979

october 18

* Death of Thomas Alve Edison-1931

* Sachin Tendulkar emerges as first bastsman to score 20,000 runs in international cricket-2002

October 19

* Birth of Dr.S.Chandrashekhar -1910.He got nobel prize in1983 for his valuble research on dying stars


China invades India -giving a big shock to the confidence India had kept in it.India got defeated in that battle as it was totally unexpected.But china had prepared for this attack for the past 10 years.That experience made India to become self -reliant in defence matters. Chou-en-Lai was the prime minister opf china then.

october 21

* Jayaprakash Narayan forms 'Congress Socialist Party.'

*Netaji SubhashChandra Bose starts 'Azad Hind Sena'(I N A)

* India observes this day as 'Police tribute day.

october 22

Buxer battle starts.-1764

october 23

Azad Hind Government (I N A) formed by Netaji Subashchandra Bose in exile, declares war against U.K. and U.S.A.-1943.The effort howevwer, didn't succeed.

october 24

* Founding of Amritsar city by guruRamDass-1577

* 'World Information Day.'

october 25

* India produces its strong military tank 'Vyjayantha' in its militery arms factory inv chennai,-1964.(Now much stronger war tanks are being produced in India)

october 26

* Birth of saint Namadev in Maharashtra-1270

october 27

*Peshwa Sawai Madhava Rao of Maharashtra dies-1795.He fought and won many wars against Britishers.

*Death of RajaRamMohan Rai- 1627.He was a great social reforemer of India.

october 28

* Birth of Sister Niveditha,who, following Swamy Vivekananda, became his deciple and served Indians.She was born on this day in1867.

* Birth of Bill Gates-1955.


* Jamia Milia Islamia , which later became a university in New Delhi, was started -1920.

oct- 30

* Swami Dayanand Saraswathi,passes away-1883

* Homi Jahangir Babha, Father of Indian Atomic projects,was born-1909.

oct 31

*Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, vetern freedom fighter and First home minister of India, was born- 1875.

* 1984- Former Indian prime minister Smt. Indira Gandhi, was shot dead by her own guards ..

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 Feasrless patriot-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayaprakash Narayan Tribute to police in India on october 21
 Feasrless patriot-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
Feasrless patriot-Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
 Jayaprakash Narayan
Jayaprakash Narayan
 Tribute to police in India on october 21
Tribute to police in India on october 21


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      H.G.Leela 10 years ago

      Very useful information.Good article.Thanks!

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      Dr.S.P.PADMA PRASAD 10 years ago from Tumkur

      Thanks sunny, But I referred the point in a book published by m/sSeth Publishing House, Mumbai.Their e-mail is: Perhps they might have meant both onedays and tests put together.Anyway, I shall verify other sources and assertain. You can notice small correction I have just made.

      Any research has no full stop;it has only commas.

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      SunSeven 10 years ago from Singapore / India

      Sachin has not scored 20000 test runs yet. He has around 12000 test runs only, till now.

      best regards