On this Day 11 January

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1859 – George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, English politician, 35th Governor-General of India (d. 1925)

1944 – Shibu Soren, Indian politician, 3rd Chief Minister of Jharkhand

1954 – Kailash Satyarthi, Indian engineer, academic, and activist, Nobel Prize laureate

1973 – Rahul Dravid, Indian cricketer and captain

Death/ Death Anniversary

1966 – Lal Bahadur Shastri, Indian academic and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of India (b. 1904)

2014 – Muhammad Habibur Rahman, Indian-Bangladeshi jurist and politician, Prime Minister of Bangladesh (b. 1928)