10th January
10th January

This Day in History on 10 January

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 10 January. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1791 – The Siege of Dunlap’s Station begins near Cincinnati during the Northwest Indian War.

1966 – Tashkent Declaration, a peace agreement between India and Pakistan signed that resolved the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.


Birth/Birth Anniversary

1894 – Pingali Lakshmikantam, Indian poet and author (d. 1972)

1940 – K. J. Yesudas, Indian singer and music director

1974 – Hrithik Roshan, Indian actor

1984 – Kalki Koechlin, Indian actress


Death/Death Anniversary

1969 – Sampurnanand, Indian educator and politician, 2nd Governor of Rajasthan (b. 1891)

2010 – Patcha Ramachandra Rao, Indian metallurgist, educator and administrator (b. 1942)

Futher Reading

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