Check out below, what today in history India 23 June marks. On this day in history 23 June, you are likely to find birthdays, events, death anniversaries and more…
What is today in history India 23 June
Famous people that have birthdays on this day in history 23 June
1933-Vibhut Shah, contemporary Gujarati novelist, playwright and short-story writer from India.
1934-Virbhadra Singh, Indian politician.
1941- Madampu Kunjukuttan, Malayalam author and a screenplay writer.
1951-Hamsalekha, Indian film composer and a songwriter who works in South Indian cinema.
1952-Raj Babbar, Indian Hindi and Punjabi film actor and politician belonging to Indian National Congress.
1958- Aroup Chatterjee, British Indian author and physician.
1963-Vikas Swarup, Indian diplomat and a well known writer.
1972- Sanjeev Balyan, Indian politician and member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
1978-Neha Rajpal, producer, singer and anchor in the Indian music industry, Hindi films, and especially the Marathi regional music industry.
1982-Rahul Ravindran, Indian film actor and director who has appeared in Telugu, Tamil and English language films.
1982- Nitesh Narayan Rane, Indian politician, youth leader and a member of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.
1987-Tanmay Bhat, Indian YouTuber, stand-up comedian, script writer, performer, and producer.
1992- Sathish Sivalingam, Indian weightlifter.
Today in history India 23 June – Famous people that had birthdays on this day in history 23 June
1616- Shah Shuja was the second son of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and Empress Mumtaz Mahal.
1877-Norman Pritchard was a British-Indian sportsperson and actor who became the first Asian-born athlete to win an Olympic medal.
1877-Shenoi Goembab was a noted Konkani writer and activist.
1935-Rasbihari Desai was a renowned vocalist and composer of Gujarati and Hindi songs.
1948-Nabarun Bhattacharya was an Indian Bengali writer who was committed to a revolutionary and radical aesthetics.
1952-Vijay Sardeshmukh was a noted Indian classical vocalist and disciple of Kumar Gandharva.
Today in history India 23 June – Famous people that have death anniversaries on this day in history 23 June
1761-Nanasaheb Peshwa was a Peshwa of the Maratha Empire in India.
1914-Bhaktivinoda Thakur was a Hindu philosopher, guru and spiritual reformer of Gaudiya Vaishnavism.
1953-Syama Prasad Mookerjee was an Indian politician, barrister and academician, who served as the Minister for Industry and Supply in Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s cabinet.
1971-Paravur T. K. Narayana Pillai was an Indian freedom fighter during the British Raj in India.
1980-Sanjay Gandhi was an Indian politician and the son of Indira Gandhi.
1990-Harindranath Chattopadhyay was an Indian English poet, a dramatist, an actor, a musician and a member of the 1st Lok Sabha from Vijayawada constituency.
2006-Budhi Kunderan was an Indian cricketer.
Today in history India 23 June – Events that took place on this day in history 23 June
1950-Indians’ Luke Easter hits longest ball in Cleveland Stadium history, 477 feet, into upper deck, Section 4.
2013-India defeats England to win the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy in cricket.
2018-Indian chess prodigy Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa becomes the second-youngest grandmaster at 12 years, 10 months, 13 days.
International Widow’s Day is 23 June to draw attention to the voices and experiences of widows and to galvanize the unique support that they need.