Latest news : 02 October

Gandhi Jayanti
October 2, is Gandhi Jayanti, National Day in India that celebrates the anniversary of Gandhi, the father of Indian Nation.
Independance Day in Guinea
October 2 is the Independence Day in the Republic of Guinea which celebrates its independence gained against France on October 2, 1958.

Quote of the day : 02 October

Mohandas Gandhi
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Birthdays : 02 October

Charles Floquet, French politician (1828)
Ferdinand Foch, French general (1851)
William Ramsay, Scottish chemist, Nobel Prize Laureate (1852)
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Indian politician (1869)
Cordell Hull, American politician, Nobel Peace Prize (1871)
Groucho Marx, American comedian (1890)
Graham Greene, English writer (1904)
Lal Bahadur Shastri, 2nd Indian Prime Minister (1904)
Alexander R. Todd, Scottish biochemist, Nobel Prize Laureate (1907)
Jan Morris, Welsh writer (1926)
Annie Leibovitz, American photographer (1949)
Romina Power, American singer (1951)
Sting, English musician (1951)
Lorraine Bracco, American actress (1954)
Jana Novotná, Czech tennis player (1968)
Michelle Krusiec, American actress (1974)
Mandisa, American singer (1976)
Marion Bartoli, French tennis player (1984)

They left us one 02 October

Samuel Adams, American politician (1803)
Sarah Biffen, English painter (1850)
François Arago, French mathematician and physicist (1853)
Max Bruch, German composer (1920)
Svante Arrhenius, Swedish chemist, Nobel Prize Laureate (1927)
Paavo Nurmi, Finnish athlete (1973)
Rock Hudson, American actor (1985)
Madeleine Carroll, English actress (1987)
Gene Autry, American singer (1998)
Heinz G. Konsalik, German writer (1999)
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