Learn with Dates 16 October – What happened today in history?

Learn with Dates 16 October – What happened today in history?

World Food Day

an international day celebrated every year around the world on 16 October

founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945

The World Food Day theme for 2020 – “Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together”

World Anaesthesia Day

celebrated around the world on 16 October to commemorate the first successful demonstration of diethyl ether anesthesia on 16 October 1846.

Partition of Bengal (1905)

partition separated the largely Muslim eastern areas from the largely Hindu western areas on 16 October 1905 after being announced on 20 July 1905 by Lord Curzon

In history it is also known as Bangabhang.

Walt Disney Company

Disney was originally founded on October 16, 1923, by brothers Walt and Roy O. Disney

headquarters – Burbank, California

Liaquat Ali Khan

Born – 1 October 1895

Died – 16 October 1951

Quaid-e-Millat (Leader of the Nation) 


one of the leading founding fathers of Pakistan

first Prime Minister of Pakistan

Hema Malini

Born – 16 October 1948

Indian film actress, writer, director, producer, dancer and


Sapno Ka Saudagar , “Dream Girl”, Seeta aur Geeta, Sholay

Padma Shri – 2000

Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha – Mathura

Updated on 20 Oct 2020  |  by admin