On This Day 11 September

Important Days

Important Events

1965 – Indo-Pakistani War: The Indian Army captures the town of Burki, just southeast of Lahore.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1884 – Sudhamoy Pramanick, Indian activist and politician (d. 1974)

1895 – Vinoba Bhave, Indian philosopher and Gandhian, Bharat Ratna Awardee (d. 1982)

1911 – Lala Amarnath, Indian cricketer (d. 2000)

1976 – Murali Kartik, Indian cricketer

Death/ Death Anniversary

1921 – Subramania Bharati, Indian journalist, poet, and activist (b. 1882)

1964 – Gajanan Madhav Muktibodh, Indian poet and critic (b. 1917)

1973 – Neem Karoli Baba, Indian philosopher and guru

1987 – Mahadevi Varma, Indian poet and educator (b. 1907)

2011 – Anjali Gupta, Indian soldier and pilot (b. 1975)