Exam aspirants aiming to crack UPSC and other such exams always hunt for a competent source of assistance for their preparation. Safalta team is on their toes to provide details of the most significant events of India and World History that can boost the preparation of students. In today's history, here are the most important incidents that took place on 01 Nov.

  • Scientists detect evidence of light from the universe's first stars, predicted to have formed 500 million years after the big bang in 2012.
  • 2 Iranian fighter jets fire on a US General Atomics MQ-1 Predator drone in international air space in 2012.
  • 46th Country Music Association Award: Blake Shelton & Miranda Lambert wins in 2012.
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Santa Anita Racetrack; Day 1 winners: London Bridge, Outstrip, Goldencents, Chriselliam, Beholder in 2013.
  • Australian A-League soccer club Western Sydney Wanderers draw 0-0 with Al-Hilal of Saudi Arabia in Riyadh to win the AFC Champions League, 1-0 on aggregate in 2014.
  • Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet's Davutoglus Justice and Development Party regains its parliamentary majority in a surprise result in 2015.
  • UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon resigns due to his behavior towards women, part of wider scandal of sexual harassment by UK politicians in 2017.
  • Houston Astros win their first Baseball World Series; beat LA Dodgers, 5-1 in Game 7 at Dodger Stadium; Astros outfielder George Springer III MVP in 2017.
  • Boiler explosion at a NTPC government-run coal-fired power plant in Rae Bareli, India, kills 29 in 2017.

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