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On 24 October, police raided the Bolshevik newspaper offices, smashing machinery and presses; Stalin salvaged some of this equipment to continue his activities.
Date in old-style 24/10.
In the early hours of 25 October, Stalin joined Lenin in a Central Committee meeting in the Smolny Institute, from where the Bolshevik coup—the October Revolution—was directed.
in the old-style, it was 25/10.
On 26 October, Lenin declared himself Chairman of a new government, the Council of People's Commissars ("Sovnarkom").
In the old-style, it was 26/10.
Indira Gandhi was born as Indira Priyadarshini Nehru in a Kashmiri Pandit family on 19 November 1917 in Allahabad.