This day in History – 4 October | History of 4 October

In this post, you can prepare and check the historical events of 4 October.

Important Events of 4th October

1227 – Kalifa-Al-Adil is assassinated.
1824 – Mexico drafts a new constitution and becomes a republic.
1830 – The Kingdom of Belgium was separated from the Netherlands.
1943 – The US captures Salomon Island from the Japanese.
1956 – Great Britain conducts nuclear tests in Australia.
1957 – The Soviet Union successfully launched the first 83.5 kg heavy satellite in human history, Sputnik. It orbited the Earth 1400 times in 92 days and sent a radio message to Earth from space for the first time.
1963 – 6000 people killed by Cyclone ‘Flora’ in Cuba and Haiti.
1966 – The country of Lesotho declares its independence from Britain and today is celebrated as a national day in this country.
1977 – Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the Foreign Minister of India, addressed the meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in Hindi. This was the first address given in Hindi.
1979 – National Language Authority Organization was established in Pakistan, whose aim is to popularize the Urdu language.
1986 – The Helicopter Corporation of India was established.
1996 – Shahid Afridi, 16-year-old Pakistan batsman, creates a world record by scoring a 37-ball century in One Day Internationals.
2000 – Chang Chun Shiung becomes the new Prime Minister of Taiwan.
2002 – Shaheen missile was tested in Pakistan.
2005 – Two suspects arrested in the Bali bombings.
2006 – Julian Assange founded WikiLeaks.
2008 – US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice visits India for a day.
2011 – The US designates Islamic State (IS) chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as a global terrorist, with a $10 million bounty on him.
2012 – 19 people died after a landslide in China.
2012 – Michael Schumacher, the king of Formula One, retires.
2019 – National Security Advisor Shri Ajit Kumar Doval inaugurated the Goa Maritime Summit – 2019 in Goa.
2019 – Ban on the use of niqab during protests in Hong Kong.
2020 – Indian Army Chief General Manoj Naravane and Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla leave for a two-day visit to Myanmar.

Person born on 04 October

1857 – Shyamji Krishna Varma – Famous Indian freedom fighter and writer.
1884 – Ramchandra Shukla – prominent Hindi litterateur of the twentieth century.
1927 – Sarla Grewal – India’s second woman officer in the ‘Indian Administrative Service’ and former Governor of Madhya Pradesh.
1931 – Sandhya Mukhopadhyay – A playback singer in Hindi and Bengali languages.
2014 – Jean-Claude Duvalier – 41st President and leader of Haiti.

Died on 04 October

1979 – Kasturi Bai – Famous Indian poet, sister of Makhanlal Chaturvedi.
2004 – Nilamani Routre – Former Chief Minister of Orissa and Indian politician.
2011 – Bhagwat Jha Azad – Former Chief Minister of Bihar state and Indian politician.
2015 – Idida Nageswara Rao, Indian film director, and producer, died.
2020 – Biju Janata Dal Party MLA Pradeep Maharathi passed away.
2020 – Mulayam Singh Yadav passed away, he was the former *MLC* of Samajwadi Party (Note: Samajwadi Party founder, former Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav is not this).

Important Occasions and Celebrations of October 04

World Animal Day.

National Consignment Day.

National Taco Day.

National Vodka Day.

World Habitat Day.

World Architect Day.

National Integrity Day.

National Golf Lovers Day.

World Animal Welfare Day.

National Child Health Day.

National Cinnamon Bread Day.

Shri Shyamji Krishna Varma Jayanti.

Shri Neelmani Routre Memorial Day.

Shri Bhagwat Jha Azad Memorial Day.

Helicopter Corporation of India Foundation Day.

World Space Week (from 04 to 10 October).

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