On This Day 9 November

Important Days

Important Events

1851 – Kentucky marshals abduct abolitionist minister Calvin Fairbank from Jeffersonville, Indiana, and take him to Kentucky to stand trial for helping a slave escape.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1944 – Chitresh Das, Indian dancer and choreographer (d. 2015)

Death/ Death Anniversary

1962 – Dhondo Keshav Karve, Indian activist and academic (b. 1858)

2003 – Binod Bihari Verma, Indian physician and author (b. 1937)

2005 – K. R. Narayanan, Indian journalist and politician, 10th President of India (b. 1921)