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23rd November - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 23rd November. Major historical events on 23rd November in the history of India, Famous Birthdays of eminent personalities and celebrities on this day.

23rd November in the history of India

  • 2019 - Team India captain Virat Kohli smashed his 70th hundred in International cricket, with this he became the third batsman after Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting to slam 70 International hundreds. Kohli has slammed 27 tons in Tests and 43 in ODIs. 

Birthdays on 23rd November

  • 1986 - Naga Chaitanya Akkineni is an Indian film actor known for his work in Telugu cinema. He debuted in the 2009 film Josh, directed by newcomer Vasu Varma and produced by Dil Raju. Prior to the release of his first film, he signed his second film with Indira Productions, directed by Gautham Menon.
  • 1984 – Amruta Khanvilkar, Indian actress and dancer
  • 1950 - Nrisingha Prasad Bhaduri is an eminent academician and Indologist, specialist of Indian epics and Puranas. He is overseeing a large-scale encyclopaedia project on Indian epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana.
  • 1930 – Geeta Dutt, Indian singer and actress (d. 1972)
  • 1926 – Sathya Sai Baba, Indian guru and philosopher (d. 2011)
  • 1897 – Nirad C. Chaudhuri, British-Indian historian, author, and critic (d. 1999)

    Death Anniversary on 23rd November

    • 1979 – Merle Oberon, Indian-American actress and singer (b. 1911)
    • 1937 – Jagadish Chandra Bose, Bangladeshi-Indian physicist, biologist, botanist, and archaeologist (b. 1858)

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