On 14 February in South Asian history

ON 14 FEBRUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 14, 2019

1483: Birth of Babur, First Emperor of the Mughal Empire, who died on December 26, 1530
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Babur
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A011

1885: Birth of Syed Zafarul Hasan, prominent Muslim Indian-Pakistani philosopher who died on June 19, 1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syed_Zafarul_Hasan

1933: Birth of Madhubala, Indian actress who died of illness on February 23, 1969
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/madhubala.html
http://www.madhubalano1.20m.com/

1962: Birth of Sakina Jaffrey, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sakina_Jaffrey

1979: In Kabul, Muslims kidnap the American ambassador to Afghanistan, Adolph Dubs, who is later killed during a gunfight between his kidnappers and police
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolph_Dubs

1989: A fatwa requiring Salman Rushdie’s  execution is proclaimed by Ayatola Khomeni
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/14/newsid_2541000/2541149.stm
http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/14-non-fiction/8919-joseph-anton-rushdie?start=1

1990: Birth of Deeksha Seth, Indian Actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deeksha_Seth

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmZboQk3WUU

2014: Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, whose Aam Aadmi party sent shockwaves through India’s political establishment in local elections last year, quits to protest blocking of anti-corruption bill after fewer than 50 days in office
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/10639605/Delhi-chief-minister-quits-after-corruption-bill-blocked.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-26192983



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