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21st November 2019 - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 21st November in the history of India, major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays of India eminent personalities and celebrities. If you have Birthday today on 21st November, then you share your Birthday with Former Chief Minister of Odisha Harekrushna Mahatab and Chess Player Eesha Karavade.

Happy Birthday Allu Arha
Allu Arha

21st November in the history of India

  • 1971 – Indian troops, partly aided by Mukti Bahini (Bengali guerrillas), defeat the Pakistan army in the Battle of Garibpur.
  • 1962 – The Chinese People's Liberation Army declares a unilateral ceasefire in the Sino-Indian War.

Birthdays on 21st November

  • 2016 - Allu Arha is the daughter of Telugu Actor Allu Arjun and Sneha Reddy. She was born in Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
  • 1987 - Eesha Karavade is a chess player from Pune, India. She holds the titles of Woman Grandmaster and International Master. She played for India in the Chess Olympiads of 2010, 2012 and 2014.
  • 1899 - Harekrushna Mahatab was a leader of the Indian National Congress, a notable figure in the Indian independence movement and the Chief Minister of Odisha from 1946 to 1950 and again from 1956 to 1961. He was popularly known by the sobriquet "Utkal Keshari"(He died on 2 January 1987)


Deaths on 21st November


  • 2015 – Ameen Faheem, Indian-Pakistani poet and politician (b. 1939)
  • 1995 – Noel Jones, Indian-English diplomat, British ambassador to Kazakhstan (b. 1940)
  • 1970 – C. V. Raman, Indian physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1888)




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