On This Day | 11 April

On this day: 1961: The trial of Adolf Eichmann, one of the main organizers of the holocaust, begins Born on this day: 1869: Kasturba Gandhi, wife of Mohandas Gandhi, born in Gujarat Gone on this day: 2007: Kurt Vonnegut, American author

On This Day | 10 April

On this day: 1815: Mount Tambora explodes in one of the largest volcanic eruptions in recorded history 1998: Negotiators in Northern Ireland reach a historic peace deal, the Good Friday Agreement Born on this day: 1880: Mohammed Nadir Shah, King of Afghanistan (1929-33), born in Dehra Dun 1894: Ghanshyam Das Read more…

On This Day | 09 April

On this day: 1783: Tippu Sahib drives out British from Bednore, India 1860: The world’s first recording of the human voice is created by French inventor Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville Born on this day: 1948: Jaya Bachchan, Indian actress and politician, born in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh Gone on this day: Read more…