Learn with Dates 23 October – What happened today in history?

Learn with Dates 23 October – What happened today in history?

Khandubhai Kasanji Desai

Born – 23 October 1898

Died – 17 April 1975

Indian politician who served as Union Minister of Labour from 1954 to 1957

 Governor of Andhra Pradesh between 11 April 1968 until 5 January 1975


Edson Arantes do Nascimento

Born – 23 October 1940

Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as a forward

most successful and popular sports figures of the 20th century

best-paid athlete in the world

Sunil Mittal

Born – 23 October 1957

founder and chairperson of Bharti Enterprises

one of the world’s largest and India’s second-largest telecom company with operations in 18 countries across Asia and Africa

6th richest person in India by Forbes with a net worth of $11.6 billion

2007 – Padma Bhushan

On 15 June 2016, he was elected as Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce

Joginder Singh

Born  – 28 September 1921

Died – 23 October 1962

Subedar Joginder Singh Sahnan, PVC

 joined the British Indian Army in 1936, and served in the 1st battalion of the Sikh Regiment

During the 1962 Sino-Indian War, he was commanding a platoon at the Bum La Pass in the North-East Frontier Agency

Singh died from his injuries while in Chinese custody.

He single-handedly killed more than 50 Chinese men and create a history in Indian Army

Joginder Singh

Updated on 03 Nov 2020  |  by admin