This Day in History on 9 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 9 January. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.
Non-Resident Indian Day (India)
1918 – Battle of Bear Valley: The last battle of the American Indian Wars.
1889 – Vrindavan Lal Verma, Indian author and playwright (d. 1969)
1921 – Lister Sinclair, Indian-Canadian broadcaster and playwright (d. 2006)
1922 – Har Gobind Khorana, Indian-American biochemist and academic, Nobel laureate (d. 2011)
1946 – Mohammad Ishaq Khan, Indian historian and academic (d. 2013)
1952 – Kaushik Basu, Indian economist and academic
Death/ Death Anniversary
2013 – Robert L. Rock, American businessman and politician, 42nd Lieutenant Governor of Indiana (b. 1927)