1st October’21 – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day


Today In History?

Find out what happened on the 1st of October in History. There are a lot many happenings which had taken place on this date in the pages of Indian History, here we have listed some of the very important events occur 1st of October


Ram Nath Kovind (born 1 October 1945) is an Indian politician currently serving as the 14th President of India, in office since 25 July 2017. Previously he had served as the Governor of Bihar from 2015 to 2017 and was a Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha from 1994 to 2006.

Villupuram Chinnaiya Manrayar Ganesamoorthy, better known by his stage name Sivaji Ganesan, (1 October 1928 – 21 July 2001) was an Indian actor, and producer. He was active in Tamil cinema during the latter half of the 20th century.

Sachin Dev Burman (1 October 1906 – 31 October 1975) was an Indian music director and singer. A member of the Tripura royal family, he started his career with Bengali films in 1937. Later he began composing for Hindi movies, and became one of the most successful and influential Bollywood film music composers.

Nawabzada Liaquat Ali Khan (Næ?abzadah Liaqat Ali Khan listen ,October 1895 – 16 October 1951), widely known as Quaid-e-Millat (Leader of the Nation) and Shaheed-e-Millat (Martyr of the Nation), was one of the leading founding fathers of Pakistan.

Mariam-uz-Zamani (Persian:lit.’Mary of the Age’), (c. 1542 – 19 May 1623) was a wife of the Mughal emperor Akbar. She has also been referred to by several other names, including Hira Kunwari, Harkha Bai and Jodha Bai.


Notable Moments:


1886 Baluchisthan became a part of India.

1909 Gandhiji wrote to Tolstoy regarding Passive Resistance movement.

1926 Balkanji Bari Institute established for the welfare of children.

1941 No. 3 Squadron, similarly Audax-equipped, was raised at Peshawar.

1949 ‘Marathi Rangbhumi’ , a drama company, established.