On 9 November in South Asian history

ON 9 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in South Asian history”

Updated on November 9, 2018

1877: Birth of Sir Muhammad Iqbal, a Muslim poet, philosopher and politician who introduced the theory of the Two-Nation theory and outlines a vision for the creation of Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Muhammad_Iqbal

1911: Birth of Tabish Dehlvi, Pakistani poet, who died on September 23, 2004
http://www.poemhunter.com/tabish-dehlvi/biography/


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAFpBkXqcW8

1947: Junagadh is  annexed after Indian military intervention
http://www.onwar.com/aced/chrono/c1900s/yr45/findojunagadh1947.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_integration_of_Junagadh

1954: Birth of Shankar Nag, Indian actor and director who died on September 30, 1990
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/shankar-nag/biography.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hF1zID_JkXY

1990: A new  democratic constitution is issued in Nepal
http://www.nepaldemocracy.org/documents/national_laws/constitution1990.htm

1994: Chandrika  Kumaratunga wins the presidential election of Sri Lanka
http://www.jstor.org/pss/2645745
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sri_Lankan_presidential_election,_1994

Chandrika 2

2003: Death of Binod Bihari Verma, Indian Maithili litterateur, born on  December 3, 1937
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binod_Bihari_Verma

2005: Death of K.R. Narayanan, President of India (1997-2002)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4421632.stm
http://www.thehindu.com/2005/11/10/stories/2005111012320100.htm

 

Holidays and observances

Pakistan : Allama Iqbal Day (1877)



Laisser un commentaire