This Day in History on 11 November

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 November. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1778 – Cherry Valley massacre: Loyalists and Seneca Indian forces attack a fort and village in eastern New York during the American Revolutionary War, killing more than forty civilians and soldiers.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1888 – Abul Kalam Azad, Indian activist, scholar, and politician, Indian Minister of Education (d. 1958)


1888 – J. B. Kripalani, Indian lawyer and politician (d.1982)

1904 – J. H. C. Whitehead, Indian-American mathematician and academic (d. 1960)

1985 – Robin Uthappa, Indian cricketer

1994 – Sanju Samson, Indian cricketer

Death/ Death Anniversary

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History