Today in History- 11th January

International Events:

1879                 The Anglo-Zulu War between the British Empire and the Zulu Kingdom.

1922                 First use of insulin to treat diabetes in a human patient.

1942                 The Japanese forces capture Kuala Lumpur.

1972                 East Pakistan renames itself Bangladesh after independence.
India Events:

1779                 Ching-Thang Khomba is crowned as King of Manipur.

2008                 Sir Edmund Hillary