Today in History February 23: From 1st council meeting of Southeast Asia Treaty Organization to Madhubala Death Anniversary, list of 10 most important events happened today
This Day in History: According to the Gregorian calendar, February 23 is the 54th day of the year and the 54th day in a leap year.
On this day let’s see some important events and anniversaries. We have compiled a list of some monumental events that happened all around the world on 23 February as well as birthdays of famous people.
10 Major Events Happened Today in HistoryBirthdays on this day
My humble tributes to the great Bengali author and playwright, Shri Kaliprasanna Singha, on his Birth Anniversary.— Suvendu Adhikari • শুভেন্দু অধিকারী (@SuvenduWB) February 23, 2021
A luminary in the field of literature, we fondly remember his magnum opus — his translation of the ancient Hindu Epic "Mahabharata" into Bengali. pic.twitter.com/ZqtCCPXozT
#inspiringquotes— Dayanand Kamble (@dayakamPR) February 14, 2022
"You can always eat from your hands but without education, life is incomplete...”~#GadgeMaharaj
Pic:Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar with Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil and Sant Gadge Maharaj, in July 14, 1949. pic.twitter.com/OxkUIZdLz1
Hem Singh Pruthi
Hem Singh Pruthi was an Indian entomologist who served as Imperial Entomologist, being the first native Indian in that position.
Events on this day
First council meeting of Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO)
The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Yorktown (CVS-10) in a posed formation with her escorts and some of her aircraft during Exercise Sea Imp, a major Southeast Asia Treaty Organization exercise conducted in the Western Pacific during the first part of 1966. pic.twitter.com/0B7cL7RMmu— Chris Bolton (@CcibChris) May 25, 2019
World Peace and Understanding Day
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding, said Albert Einstein. Happy world peace and understanding day.#worldpeace #understandingday #myndia #india #bharat #shopping #AatmnirbharBharat #onlineshop pic.twitter.com/NriQCujrOc— myndia.in (@myndiaonline) February 21, 2022
First Rotary Club Founded
Rotary International is an international service organization that brings together business, professional, and community leaders in order to provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance goodwill, peace, and understanding in the world.
The Rotary Club of Balwyn’s Centenary Grants project, offering $1 million in funding to clubs across Australia, has announced its first round of recipients. Continue the story on RDU's website 👉 https://t.co/VkJROOJ7MV pic.twitter.com/jHer2cF0iK— Rotary Down Under (@rotarydownunder) February 22, 2022
Death Anniversaries on this day
these are THE pictures of madhubala. pic.twitter.com/WSUhirESid— ً (@madhubelIa) January 17, 2022
Vrindavan Lal Verma
India Post issued 2 Rupee commemorative stamps in 1997 to honour Vrindavan Lal Verma.— Mintage World (@MintageWorld) January 9, 2020
Read more here: https://t.co/bZxyF3lqxA pic.twitter.com/PPRM8AB9P1
Tribute to VIJAY ANAND on death anniversary.— Film History Pics (@FilmHistoryPic) February 23, 2019
Legendary filmmaker born in Gurdaspur. He wrote ‘Taxi Driver’ at 19 and 3 yrs later directed his 1st film ‘Nau Do Gyarah’ (1957)
seen here with his producers : Dev Anand (Guide, Jewel Thief) and with Nasir Husain (Teesri Manzil) pic.twitter.com/V9kXEfHwuI
The best way to be with your spirit is to forgive. - Nirmala Srivastava #Quoteoftheday #virtualoffice #success pic.twitter.com/7htNUg4Spz— VA Connect (@VAConnectSA) January 18, 2018
Above are the 10 most important events that happened in the history of India and the whole world. It includes major birthdays, death anniversaries, fun facts and important historical events that occurred in India as well as globally.
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