Today in History – 6 October

Share This Post

Today in History - 6 October

1696

Savoy Germany withdraws from the Grand Alliance.

1779

Elphinston, historian and administrator of Mumbai province, was born.

1801

Napoleon Bonaparte imposes a new constitution on Holland.

1847

Charlotte Bronte’s novel Jane Eyre is published in London.

1858

Nanasaheb Peshwa, a revolutionary of first mutiny, died.

1862

Indian Penal Code was notified. However, it was implemented from 1st January 1862.

1927

The first independent film processing laboratory, Atmanand Laboratory, was set up by Narayanrao alias Dhanjibhai K. Desai at Bombay.

1927

First Indian Cinematograph Enquiry Committee, under the chairmanship of Diwan Bahadur T. Rangachariar, was appointed by the Government.

1949

Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation stone of National Defence Academy in Kharakvasla near Pune.

1954

Nehru declared the National Health Scheme for the entire country.

1985

P.T. Usha sets record for 400m (Women) in 51.61 seconds at Canberra .

1987

Fiji becomes a republic independent of the British Commonwealth.

1997

International Commodity Exchange Division of the India Pepper and Spice Trade Association in Kochi opened.

1997

I. K. Gujral, PM, begins visit to South Africa, which was the first ever by an Indian Prime Minister.

Also Read:

Today in History -4 October

Today in History – 3 October

Today in History -1 October

Today in History – 30 September

spot_img

Related Posts

Art and Literature of Middle Ages

Art during the Middle Ages was different based on...

Literature of Ancient India: Sanskrit Drama

The origin of Sanskrit drama is in obscurity; there...

The Bhakti Movement of the Medieval Age

The Bhakti Movement, one of the most remarkable features...

Saivism: Origin, Principles and Kinds

The origin of Saivism may be traced to, as...

Sikhism – An Introduction to Sikh Religion

Sikhism had its origin in the teachings of Guru...

The Gandhara Art

The Gandhara Art, justifying its name, is localized to...
- Advertisement -spot_img