This Day in History on 11 JanuaryThe 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 January. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
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)