1)Death anniversary of Rani Durgavati (1564 ), the
tribal queen of Gond kingdom, who killed herself,
when she had the option to surrender to Mughals,
in Baraha village near Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh).
She preferred death to dishonour.Her martyrdom
day is celebrated as ”Balidan Diwas”(Day of sacrifice).
She was born on 5th October 1524.
2)Death of ex-Prez. of India,Varaha Venkata Giri (1980 ).
He was born on 10th August, 1894. He was President of
India from 1969 to 1974.
3)Death of Mateshwari Jagadamba Saraswathi (1965 ),
Founder of Ishwariya Vishwavidyalaya. She was born on 1919.
4)Quebec National Day.
5)International Waynes World Day.
6)School’s Low Carbon Day: Cool The World.
It is celebrated to educate the children about
climate change and renewable technologies.
7)Birthday of Saint John, the Baptist (1651 ),
the founder of the institute of the ”Brothers of
the Christian Schools.” He died in 1719 on
Good Friday, only weeks before his 68th birthday.
8)Birthday of Sherry Stringfield (1967), an American actress.
9)—-do—-of VijayaShanthi (1964), Telugu actress (Indian).
10)—-do—of Murali Mohan (1940),Indian film actor.
11)—-do—-of Gopinath (1908), an acclaimed Indian
legendary classical dancer, pioneer guru in Kathakkali dance.
He died on October 9, 1987.
12)Birthday of Omkarnath Thakur (1897), Hindustani classical
(Gwalior Gharana style) singer. He died on 29th December,1967.
13)Birhday of Bhupalam Rukmayya Chandrashekhar (1904),
a journalist, philosopher and freedom fighter.
14)World U.F.O.Day. The day is to commemorate the sighting
of Unidentified Flying Object for the first time on June 24th, 1947.