This Day in History on 11 September

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

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)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History