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07 October special day in India
3761 BC, 7th October: First day of the world according to the Hebrew calendar.
1905, 7th October: Burning of foreign clothes celebrated in Pune. This was the first such attempt to boycott foreign goods by Indians.
1912, 7th October: Helsinki Stock Exchange opened.
1919, 7th October: Mahatma Gandhi launched Navjivan’s new paper.
1919, 7th October: K. L. M. was established in Holland.
1933, 7th October: Five small companies were merged to form Air France.
1949, 7th October: Establishment of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany).
1950, 7th October: Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata.
1971, 7th October: Oman joined the United Nations.
1996, 7th October: Fox News Channel began broadcasting.
2000, 7th October: Human cloning declared a punishable offense in Japan.
2001, 7th October: The US invaded Afghanistan in response to the 9/11 attacks.
2002, 7th October: Salman Khan was arrested by Bandra police, Mumbai.
2003, 7th October: Hollywood film star Arnold Schwarzenegger was first elected as a Governor of California.
2008, 7th October: Asteroid 2008 TC 3 impacts the Earth over Sudan, the first time an asteroid impact is detected before it enters into the earth’s atmosphere.
07 October in Indian History – Famous Birthdays & Birth Anniversaries on October 7.
1866: Krishnaji Keshav Damle (Keshavsut), Indian poet, the promoters of Marathi poetry.
1885: Niels Henrik David Bohr, a Danish physicist. He made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theory, received the Nobel Prize in Physics.
1900: Heinrich Himmler, German head of the Gestapo, and Hitler’s second in command.
1907: Pragji Dosa, Indian-Gujarati playwright, and writer.
1914: Begum Akhtar, India singer. She is best known for her Gazals, Thumri, and Dadra.
1923: Reverend Desmond Tutu, South African Archbishop of Cape Town and general secretary of the South African Council of Churches. He was awarded the Nobel peace prize in 1984.
1929: Graeme Ferguson, a Canadian filmmaker, and co-inventor of IMAX.
1952: Vladimir Putin, a Russian politician, former president of Russia, and prime minister of Russia.
1959: Simon Cowell, an English television personality, entrepreneur, entertainment manager, and record executive.
1977: Yukta Mookhey, an Indian actress, model, and Miss World 1999.
1978: Zaheer Khan, Indian cricketer.
07 October in Indian History – Death Anniversaries of famous people on October 7.
1708: Guru Govind Singh, the 10th Guru of the Sikhs.
1849: Edgar Allan Poe, author of the American Mystery and Horror Story.
1986: Paul Tournier was, a Swiss physician.
1894: Oliver Wendell Holmes, American physician, poet, and polymath based in Boston.
1951: Anton Philips, co-founder of the Philips Company.
1975: Devanhalli Venkataramanya Gundappa, DVG, Indian-Kannada poet and thinker.
1992: Allan David Bloom, American philosopher, classicist, and academician.
2011: Ramiz Alia, Albania’s first president.