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11th November - A Day in the life of India

This Day 11th November is Birth Anniversary of Independent India's first HRD Minister Abul Kalam Azad, if you have Birthday today then you are sharing your Birthday with Indian cricketer Robin Uthappa and Sanju Samson.
11th November - A Day in the life of India
11th November Day

Festivals/Observations


  • National Education Day


11th November in the history of India


  • 1865 – Treaty of Sinchula is signed whereby Bhutan cedes the areas east of the Teesta River to the British East India Company.


Birthdays on 11th November


  • 1994 – Sanju Viswanath Samson is an Indian cricketer who represents Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL). A wicket-keeper batsman, he made his Twenty20 International debut for India against Zimbabwe on 19 July 2015. He is the youngest batsman to score 1,000 runs in the IPL and the youngest cricketer to captain a Ranji trophy side.
  • 1991 – Tanvi Hegde is an Indian film and television actress. Her family is from Goa. She started her career as a child actress in Hindi films and television series. She started her career at the age of 3 by winning the Rasna Baby contest and did a campaign for the same. She is widely known for her lead role of Frooti in the highly successful children's television serial Son Pari, that aired on Star Plus. She also appeared in some episodes of another successful children's show Shaka Laka Boom Boom, also on Star Plus. Hegde has been a part of more than 150 commercials.
  • 1986 – Radhika Kumaraswamy popularly known as as Radhika, is an Indian film actress and producer. She has primarily appeared in Kannada films and was considered a lead actress in the Kannada film industry.
  • 1985 – Robin Venu Uthappa is an Indian cricketer. He plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket and Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL. He played an important role in India's win at the 2007 ICC World Twenty20. Uthappa made his One Day International debut in the seventh and final match of the English tour of India in April 2006.
  • 1904 – J. H. C. Whitehead, Indian-American mathematician and academic (d. 1960)
  • 1888 – J. B. Kripalani or Jivatram Bhagwandas Kripalani, popularly known as Acharya Kripalani, was an Indian politician, noted particularly for holding the presidency of the Indian National Congress during the transfer of power in 1947 and the husband of Sucheta Kripalani. 
  • 1888 – Abul Kalam Azad or Maulana Sayyid Abul Kalam Ghulam Muhiyuddin Ahmed bin Khairuddin Al-Hussaini Azad was an Indian scholar, independence activist, and a senior leader of the Indian National Congress during the Indian independence movement. Following India's independence, he became the First Minister of Education in the Indian government Minister of Human Resource Development. He is commonly remembered as Maulana Azad(Died on 22 February 1958)
Abul Kalam Azad Birthday on 11 November
Abul Kalam Azad


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