Learn with Dates 6 October – What happened today in history?

Learn with Dates 6 October – What happened today in history?

Instagram

On October 6, 2010, the Instagram IOS app was officially released

On April 3, 2012, Instagram released a version of its app for Android phones

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger

owned by Facebook

 

Meghnad Saha

Born – 6 October 1893

Died – 16 February 1956

developed the Saha ionization equation, used to describe chemical and physical conditions in stars.

National Defence Academy – India

The foundation stone for the academy was laid by

then Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru on 6 October 1949

National Defence Academy was formally commissioned on 7 December 1954, with an inauguration ceremony held on 16 January 1955.

NDA campus is located about 17 km south-west of Pune city, north-west of Khadakwasla Lake with the Sinhagad Fort

Fathima Beevi

former judge of the Supreme Court of India

Born –  30 April 1927

she became the first female judge to be a part of the Supreme court of India

first Muslim woman to be appointed to any of the higher judiciaries in country

After retirement , she served as a member of the National Human Rights Commission

 Governor of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu from 1997 to 2001

Vinod Khanna

Born – 6 October 1946

Died – 27 April 2017

Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2018 by the Government of India at 65th National Film Awards

 MP from the Gurdaspur constituency between 1998–2009 and 2014–2017.

July 2002, Khanna became the minister for Culture and Tourism in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet


Updated on 12 Oct 2020  |  by admin