On This Day 4 September

Important Days

Important Events

1886 – American Indian Wars: After almost 30 years of fighting, Apache leader Geronimo, with his remaining warriors, surrenders to General Nelson Miles in Arizona.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1825 – Dadabhai Naoroji, Indian academic and politician, President of the Indian National Congress (d. 1917)

1923 – Ram Kishore Shukla, Indian lawyer and politician (d. 2003)

1941 – Sushilkumar Shinde, Indian lawyer and politician, 19th Governor of Andhra Pradesh

1962 – Kiran More, Indian cricketer

1964 – Aadesh Shrivastava, Indian singer-songwriter (d. 2015)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1997 – Dharamvir Bharati, Indian author, poet, and playwright (b. 1926)

2012 – Syed Mustafa Siraj, Indian author (b. 1930)

2012 – Hakam Sufi, Indian singer-songwriter (b. 1952)

2015 – Wilfred de Souza, Indian surgeon and politician, 7th Chief Minister of Goa (b. 1927)