7th January’22 – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day

Today In History?

Find out what happened on the 7th of January 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 7th of January


Bipasha Basu (born 7 January 1979), also known by her married name Bipasha Basu Singh Grover, is an Indian film actress and model.Primarily known for her work in Hindi films, she has also appeared in Tamil, Telugu, Bengali and English films. Basu is the recipient of numerous accolades, including one Filmfare Award, among six nominations.

Irrfan Yaseen Khan, also credited as simply Irfan, is an Indian film actor, known for his work predominantly in Hindi cinema, as well as his works in British films and Hollywood. In a film career spanning almost thirty years and featuring in more than fifty domestic films, Khan has received numerous awards, including a National Film Award and Filmfare Awards in four categories.

Supriya Pathak Kapur (born 7 January 1961) is an Indian actress of film, television and stage. She is mostly popular for playing the role of Hansa Parekh in the Khichdi franchise, and for her vitriolic avatar of Dhankor Baa in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela and vaibhu from amravati.

Gerald Malcolm Durrell, (7 January 1925 – 30 January 1995) was a British naturalist, zookeeper, conservationist, author, and television presenter. He founded the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust and the Jersey Zoo on the Channel Island of Jersey in 1959. His memoirs of his family’s years living in Greece were adapted into two television series (My Family and Other Animals, 1987, and The Durrells, 2016–2019) and one television film (My Family and Other Animals, 2005).

Krishnasaamy Bhagyaraj (born 7 January 1953) is an Indian director, actor, screenwriter, music director, producer and Politician active mainly in Tamil films.He has also written and directed Telugu and Hindi films and TV serials. As a actor, He has worked in more than 60 films and has directed more than 25 films.


Notable Moments


1859 The Bahadur Shah II case trial was started, which ended on March 29.

1956 Vinoo Mankad scores 231 vs New Zealand, 413 opening stand with Roy.

1988 Mrs. Janaki Ramachandran sworn in as CM of Tamil Nadu.

1993 C. Subramaniam, Maharashtra Governor, resigns.

1994 Malhotra Committee recommends privatisation and foreign participation of LIC and GIC.