INDIA'S YOUNGEST CAPTAIN EVER: He was born on this day (January 5) in 1941. Mansur Ali Khan, aka the Nawab of Pataudi, was 21 when he was made skipper, after he had represented India in only six Tests. He went on to play 40 more and came to be recognized as one of the finest, if not the finest, captains in the history of Indian cricket. He died in 2011. You can read more about him by clicking on the picture.