Learn with Dates 11 October – What happened today in history?

Learn with Dates 11 October – What happened today in history?

International Day of the Girl Child

Observed on 11 October and Declared by United Nations.

October 11, 2012, was the first Day of the Girl Child

supports more opportunity for girls and increases awareness of gender inequality faced by girls worldwide based upon their gender

Jayaprakash Narayan

Born – 11 October 1902

Died – 8 October 1979

popularly referred to as JP or Lok Nayak

“Hero of Quit India Movement”

Ramon Magsaysay award for Public Service in 1965

1999, he was posthumously awarded the Bharat Ratna

Amitabh Bachchan

Born – 11 October 1942 as Inquilab Srivastava

Indian film actor, film producer, television host, occasional playback singer and former politician

“angry young man” ,  Shahenshah of Bollywood, Sadi ka Mahanayak, Star of the Millennium, Big B

Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015

Dina Pathak

Born – 4 March 1922

Died – 11 October 2002

Indian actress and director of Gujarati theatre and also a film actor

President of the National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW)

Hindi films Gol Maal and Khubsoorat

Gujarati films were Moti Ba, Malela Jeev and Bhavni Bhavai


Updated on 13 Oct 2020  |  by admin