With the objective of strengthening the general knowledge section of all the aspiring candidates, Safalta portal doing the best efforts to make you aware of the happening, incidences and events that happen on a particular date. Therefore, pay attention to the remarkable events that end up acknowledged on 10th October in history. 

  • In 1846, Neptune's largest moon-Triton was discovered by an astronomer from England named William Lassell. 
  • Naokhali Genocide took place in 1946 where Muslims took the life of more than 5,000 Hindus. Hindus men and women were forced to change their religion to Islam. 
  • US security council was informed that India and Pakistan might get into war regarding Kashmir issue by Frank Graham (a US mediator) in 1952. 
  • Shyamchi Aai film was rewarded with first President award in the year 1954.
  • In 1973, Spiro Agnew, the vice president of US resigned after being accused of evasion of federal income tax.
  • Rohini Khadilkar became the first woman in history to win National Chess Championship in 1978. She was only 15 at that time. 
  • Vidyasagar Setu or Second Hoogly bridge of Kolkata was opened on 10 Oct in 1992. That bridge made its name to Asia's largest and India's first cable-stayed bridge at that time.
  • The Netherlands Antilles get dissolves as a country in 2000. 
  • Thomas Surgent and Christopher Sims won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2011 for their contribution in the research for cause and effect in the micro-economy.
  • Supreme Court of US gave consent that same-sex marriages can solemnize in Idaho on 10/10/2014. 
  • In 2014, Malala Yousafzai (Taliban attack survivor) became the youngest Nobel winner ever as she and Kailash Satyarthi of India won the Nobel Peace Prize for working to protect children from slavery, child labor, and extremism. 
  • 10 October is recognized as World Mental Health Day. It was first observed in 1992 at the initiative of the World Federation of Mental Health. From that day, people are made aware of mental illness and its effect on people health and life. 

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