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19th September - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 19th September in the history of India. Major historical events on
on this day, Famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.


19th September in the history of India
  • 2019 - Super 30 founder Anand Kumar honoured with US prestigious teaching award in US.
  • 2019 - Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria appointed new IAF Chief, He succeeded Birender Singh Dhanoa.
  • 2019 - NASA's Lunar orbiter Reconnaissance failed to capture images of Vikram Lander
  • 2019 - Ranveer Singh named Best Actor for 'Padmavat' while Alia Bhatt received the Best Actress award for 'Raazi' at the 20th IIFA Awards held in Mumbai.
Famous Birthdays on September 19
  • 1977 – Aakash Chopra, Indian cricketer
  • 1965 - Sunita Lyn Williams is an Indian origin American astronaut and United States Navy officer who formerly held the records for total spacewalks by a woman (seven) and most spacewalk time for a woman (50 hours, 40 minutes). Williams was assigned to the International Space Station as a member of Expedition 14 and Expedition 15.
  • 1912 - Reuben David, Indian veterinarian and zoo founder (d. 1989)

Death Anniversaries on September 19
  • 1936 – Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian singer and musicologist (b. 1860)
  • 1944 – Guy Gibson, Indian-English commander, Victoria Cross recipient (b. 1918)
  • 2004 – Damayanti Joshi, Indian dancer and choreographer (b. 1928)

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