October 02 in History – What happened on 02 October in Past

✅ Published on October 2nd, 2021 in October in History

02 October - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on October 02, the day number in a year is 275 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 276. October 02 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

October 02 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
829Theophilos ascended to the throne of the Byzantine Empire, the last emperor to support iconoclasm.
1263Scottish–Norwegian War-The armies of Norway and Scotland fought at the Battle of Largs, an inconclusive engagement near thepresent-day town of Largs in North Ayrshire.
1470With King Edward IV of England forced to flee to the Netherlands after a rebellion organised by Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick, Henry VI was restored to the throne of England.
1492King Henry VII of Britain invaded France.
1535French explorer Jacques Cartier sailed along the St. Lawrence River and reached the Iroquois fortified village Hochelaga on the is land now known as Montreal.
1787Magden House opened in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
1802The war between Sweden and Tripoli ended.
1804Britain united to defend against the French invasion.
1813The Philosophy Society of the University of Pennsylvania was founded (the oldest extant literary society in the United States).
1835Mexican dragoons dispatched to disarm settlers at Gonzales, Texas, encountered stiff resistance from a Texian militia in the Battleof Gonzales, the first armed engagement of the Texas Revolution.
1869Mahatma Gandhi, father of the nation of India, was born in Porbandar. Today is celebrated as Non-Violence Day all over the world including India.
1889In Washington, DC, the first international conference of American states was started.
1895The first cartoon strip was published in a newspaper in North America.
1895The first cartoon comic strip was first published in the newspaper.
1901Holland 1 was the first submarine of the British Royal Navy, launched at Barrow-in-Furnace.
1903The first modern World Series, the annual championship seriesof Major League Baseball, opened.
1904Lal Bahadur Shastri, the second Prime Minister of India, was born in Mughalsarai, Uttar Pradesh.
1928Spanish priest Josemaría Escrivá founded Opus Dei, a world wide organization of the Catholic Church which teaches that everyone can be a saint.
1937Under the orders of President Rafael Trujillo, Dominican troops began mass killings of approximately 20,000 Haitians living in the Dominican Republic.
1939The Battle of Cock began.
1942The Stabilization Act was enacted in the United States.
1946Mensa, the largest and oldest high-IQ society in the world, wasformed in the United Kingdom.
1946Communists occupied Bulgaria.
1949The Soviet Union recognized the People's Republic of China.
1950Peanuts, the syndicated comic strip by Charles M. Schulz,featuring Charlie Brown and his pet Snoopy, was first published in majornewspapers.
1951Shyama Prasad Mukherjee founded the Bharatiya Jana Sangh.
1952Community development program started.
1961Despite strong resistance from the U.S. Armed Forces, the Defense Intelligence Agency was formed, becoming thecountry's main global military espionage organization.
1961The Shipping Corporation of India was formed in the present economic capital of India (Bombay now Mumbai).
1963Hurricane Flora a massive storm leads to the death of 6,000 in Haiti, Cuba, Trinidad, and Tobago, Grenada, This was considered to be one of the worst storms recorded for fatalities and destruction.
1967Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first African-AmericanJustice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
1968A brutal gun battle in Mexico has led to the death of more than 25 people. Thousands of students had assembled to object to the military occupation of the National Polytechnic Institute.
1968A peaceful student demonstration in the Tlatelolco section of Mexico City was violently suppressed when army and police forces fired into the crowd.
1974As per the studies conducted by Dr. Robert Heath of Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, smoking cannabis could cause brain damage.
1982The bombing in Tehran, the capital of Iran, killed about 60 people and injured 700 people.
1983Neil Kinnak was elected leader of the British Labor Party.
1985In India, the Dowry Prohibition Amendment Act came into existence on this day.
1987Denmark became the first country to legalise civil unionsbetween same-sex couples.
1988The longest bridge over the sea opened between Mandapam and Pamban in Tamil Nadu.
1990A hijacked airliner collided with two other planes whileattempting to land at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in China,resulting in a total 128 fatalities.
1992In response to a prison riot, military police stormed theCarandiru Penitentiary in São Paulo, Brazil, killing at least 100prisoners.
1996Former Prime Minister of Bulgaria Andrey Lukyanov was assassinated.
2001NATO gave the nod to the 19-nation organization to attack Afghanistan.
2004American Samoa joins the North American numbering scheme.
2005The astronomers, who discovered Eris, that the NASA refers to as "the tenth planet, have stated that it has a moon, Dysnomia.
2006Four Russian officers that were arrested as in filtrators in Georgia, have been released.
20072007 Summer Special Olympics begins in Shanghai, China.
2007South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun walked across the MilitaryDemarcation Line on his way to the second Inter-Korean Summit with NorthKorean leader Kim Jong-il.
2009Pakistan's army investigates a video posted on FaceBook, a social networking site that seems to show soldiers mistreating Taliban.
2009The Twenty-eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland wasapproved at the second attempt, permitting the state to ratify theEuropean Union's Treaty of Lisbon.
2012As per a report from the European Commission on the need for improved protection, the nuclear reactors at Europe's 134 power station will cost 10 to 25 billion euros.
2012Gunmen killed 20 students in Nigeria.
201220 students were killed in Mubi, Nigeria.
2013Law enforcement in the U.S. leads to the shutdown of the "Silk Road," which was an internet market for various illicit doings including the illegal drug trade. Its alleged principal, Ross Ulbricht, has also been arrested.
2014The United States of America somewhat lifts a long-time ban on harmful weapon sales to Vietnam to help it mend maritime security. This is a historic move that literally comes 40 years after the end of the Vietnam War.

Famous Birthdays of October 02 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1960Django Bates / Composer / United Kingdom
1956Viatcheslav Mukhanov / Physicist / Germany
1948Chris LeDoux / Writer / United States of America
1904Lal Bahadur Shastri / Politician / India
1939Budhi Kunderan / Cricketer / India
1968Benjie Paras / Actor / Philippines
1948Trevor Brooking / Footballer / United Kingdom
1960Dereck Whittenburg / Basketball Player / United States of America
1929Peter Bronfman / Business Man / Canada
1824Henry C. Lord / Business Man / United States of America
1873Stephen Warfield Gambrill / Politician / United States of America
1932Maury Wills / Baseball Player / United States of America
1933Phill Niblock / Composer / United States of America
1974Matthew Nicholson / Cricketer / Australia
1538Charles Borromeo / Cardinal / Italy
1919John W. Duarte / Composer / United Kingdom
1974Kevin Van De Wege / Politician / United States of America
1960Glenn Anderson / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1990Dean Bouzanis / Footballer / Australia
1955Philip Oakey / Writer / United Kingdom
1948Persis Khambatta / Model / India
1951Sting / Writer / United Kingdom
1851Ferdinand Foch / Field Marshal / France
1979Maja Ivarsson / Singer / Sweden
1921Robert Runcie / Bishop / United Kingdom
1988Brittany Howard / Writer / United States of America
1847Paul von Hindenburg / Politician / Germany
1962Mark Rypien / Footballer / United States of America
1926Jan Morris / Author / United Kingdom
1828Charles Floquet / Politician / France

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