BanglaCapsule | Bangladesh History on  Jan 23

1863
Mankumari Basu (1863-1943), poet and short story writer, was born in the village of Sridharpur in Jessore district.
Google | Mankumari Basu Timeline



1923
The rebel poet Kazi Nazrul Islam was arrested on charges of sedition.
Google | Kazi Nazrul Islam Timeline



1942
Abdur Razzak aka Razzak, popular actor and director of Bengali cinema, was born in Naktala, Kolkata.
Google | Abdur Razzak Timeline



2006
8 people were killed and 100 more injured as police open fired on the demonstrators demanding uninterrupted power supply for the last six months in Kansat, Chapainawabganj area.
Google | Kansat Timeline



2011
Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) has officially been named Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB).
Google | Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) Timeline