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7th October’21 – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day

Today In History?

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

 

Zaheer Khan (born 7 October 1978) is an Indian former cricketer who played all forms of the game for the Indian national team from 2000 till 2014. He was the second-most successful Indian pace bowler in Test cricket, behind Kapil Dev. Khan started his domestic career by playing for Baroda.

Sharad Kelkar (born 7 October 1976) is an Indian actor, who appears in mainly Marathi films and Hindi films and also in television serials. He is also a former physical trainer. He started his career as a gym instructor followed by modeling then he made his first television debut with Aakrosh, which was aired on Doordarshan in 2004.

Yukta Mookhey is an Indian actress, model and the winner of the Miss World 1999 pageant. She was the fourth Indian woman to win the Miss World title. She was also crowned as Miss World – Asia and Oceania during the contest.

Anirban Bhattacharya is an Indian Bengali stage and film actor. He played lead roles in many popular theatre productions. His first successful theatre production was Debi Sarpamasta, written by Manoj Mitra, directed by Debesh Chattopadhyay. His other notable works are Anthony Soudamini, Nagamandala (famous play by Girish Karnad), Jara Agun Lagay, Bisorjan, FM Mahanagar, Karu Basana, Awdyo Shesh Rajani, Athoi etc.

Abhijeet Sawant is an Indian playback singer, television actor and anchor and the winner of Indian Idol (Season 1). He was the first runner up of Clinic All Clear – Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar, and finished third in Asian Idol.

 

Notable Moment

 

1708 Guru Govind Singh, tenth and the last Sikh Guru, was assassinated.

1737 40 feet waves sink 20,000 small craft & kill 300,000 (Bengal, India).

1919 Mahatma Gandhij started publication of ‘Navjeevan’ newspaper.

1950 Mother Teresa, started Missionaries of Charity, in Calcutta.

1952 Chandigarh became the capital of Punjab.