Current Affairs - Important Days

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16. 

World Braille Day is observed on which date?

A. 2nd January
B. 3rd January
C. 4th January
D. 5th January

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Braille Day observed on January 4th. The day is marked remembering the birth anniversary of Louis Braille, the inventor of Braille for people with visual disabilities.

17. 

The birth anniversary of social reformer Savitribhai Phule is celebrated on?

A. 1st January
B. 2nd January
C. 3rd January
D. 4th January

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On January 3, 2020, PM Narendra Modi paid his tribute to the Indian Social Reformer Savitribhai Phule. She was born on January 3, 1831. Savitribhai is considered as the first female teacher of India. She played vital role in improving women rights in the country.

18. 

Guru Gobind Singh's birth anniversary is celebrated on which date?

A. 1st January
B. 2nd January
C. 3rd January
D. 4th January

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

On January 2, 2019, India celebrated the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh. He is considered to be the 10th Guru of Sikhs. He was born on January. Guru Gobind Singh founded Sikh Warrior community called Khalsa in 1699. He introduced five Ks in Sikhism.

19. 

Charles Babbage Birth Day was celebrated on which date?

A. December 25
B. December 26
C. December 23
D. December 24

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Charles Babbage Birth Day celebrated on December 26. He was an English polymath. A mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer, Babbage originated the concept of a digital programmable computer.

20. 

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Birth Day is celebrated on which date all over the India?

A. December 23
B. December 24
C. December 25
D. December 26

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born on December 25, 1924. He was an Indian politician who served three terms as the Prime Minister of India: first for a term of 13 days in 1996, then for a period of 13 months from 1998 to 1999, and finally, for a full term from 1999 to 2004.