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Today’s Historical Events on October 5.
International Day of No Prostitution & World Teacher’s Day
1864, 5th October: A cyclone destroyed the city of Kolkata, killing at least 60,000 people.
1910, 5th October: Portugal was proclaimed a republic – King Manuel II fled to Britain.
1921, 5th October: The World Series was the first to be broadcast on radio.
1948, 5th October: An earthquake in Ashgabat kills at least 110,000 people.
1955, 5th October: The Hindustan Machine Tools factory was inaugurated by Pandit Nehru. The place of this factory is considered important in the industrial development of India.
1962, 5th October: Dr. No, the first James Bond film released.
1989, 5th October: Mirasaheb Fatima Bibi became the first woman judge of the Supreme Court of India.
1998, 5th October: Indira Gandhi National Integration Award announced to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.
05 October in Indian History – Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on October 5.
1524: Rani Durgavati, Queen of Gondwana, India.
1890: Kishorilal Ghanshyamlal Mashruwala, Indian philosopher, and editor of Harijan.
1902: Raymond Albert Kroc, an American fast-food tycoon.
1905: P. Kunhiraman Nair, an Indian writer of Malayalam literature.
1922: Yadunath Thatte, Indian-Marathi writer, and editor.
1926: Baji Rout, the youngest Indian freedom fighter and martyr.
1922: Shankar Singh Raghuvanshi, an Indian musician from the Shankar-Jaikishan duo.
1923: Kailashpati Mishra, Governor of Gujarat, India.
1936: Vaclav Havel, the first president of the Czech Republic.
1939: Walter Wolf, founder of Walter Wolf Racing.
1952: Imran Khan, former Pakistani cricketer, and politician. He is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Pakistan and the chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.
1958: Neil deGrasse Tyson, an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, planetary scientist, author, and science communicator.
1975: Kate Winslet, an English actress.
05 October in Indian History – Death Anniversaries of famous people on October 5.
1805: Charles Cornwallis, former Governor-General of India.
1813: Tecumseh, a Native American Shawnee warrior, and chief.
1927: Sam Warner, an American film producer, co-founder of Warner Bros.
1968: Jogendranath Mandal, one of the central and leading founding fathers of the modern state of Pakistan.
1981: Bhagwati Charan Verma, Indian Writer.
1983: Earl Silas Tupper, an American businessman, and inventor, best known as the inventor of Tupperware.
1990: Ramkumar Verma, Indian Hindi poet.
1991: Ramnath Goenka, an Indian newspaper publisher. He launched The Indian Express newspaper and Groups.
1992: Appasaheb Pant, an Indian diplomat, prince, Gandhian, writer and freedom fighter.
2011: Steven Paul Jobs was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor.