This Day in History on 11 December
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 11 December. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
Indiana Day (United States)
1882 – Subramania Bharati, Indian journalist and poet (d. 1921)
1922 – Dilip Kumar, Pakistani-Indian actor, director, and screenwriter
1929 – Subhash Gupte, Indian cricketer (d. 2002)
1931 – Rajneesh, Indian guru, mystic, and educator (d. 1990)
1934 – Salim Durani, Afghan-Indian cricketer
1935 – Pranab Mukherjee, Indian journalist and politician, 13th President of India
1969 – Viswanathan Anand, Indian chess player
Death/ Death Anniversary
1987 – G. A. Kulkarni, Indian author and academic (b. 1923)
2012 – Ravi Shankar, Indian-American sitar player and composer (b. 1920)
2013 – Sheikh Mussa Shariefi, Indian philosopher and scholar (b. 1942)
2015 – Hema Upadhyay, Indian painter and sculptor (b. 1972)