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On 1st October in South Asian history

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Updated on October 1, 2019

1842: Birth of Sir S. Subramania Iyer, Indian lawyer and jurist who died on December 5, 1924
http://www.ts-adyar.org/content/sir-s-subramania-iyer-1842-1924
http://www.vandemataram.com/biographies/patriots/iyer.htm

1847: Birth of Annie Besant, President of Theosophical Society of India; who founded Home Rule League in 1916 and demand self rule in India. She became the first woman president of Indian National Congress, died on September 20, 1933
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/annie-besant.html

1887: Baluchistan is conquered by the British
http://balochsarmachar.wordpress.com/baloch%C2%A0hisotry/

1896: Birth of Liaquat Ali Khan, Pakistan’s first Prime Minister, assassinated on October 16, 1951
http://storyofpakistan.com/liaquat-ali-khan
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/liaquat-ali-khan-7279.php

1901: Death of Abdur Rahman Khan, Emir of Afghanistan from 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdor_Rahman_Khan

1904: Birth of A.K. Gopalan, Indian communist leader, who died on March 22, 1977
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._K._Gopalan

1906: Birth of Sachin Dev Burman, Indian composer and singer who died on October 31,. 1975
http://chandrakantha.com/biodata/SD_Burman.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._D._Burma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efeDjIA9nYI

1919: Birth of Majrooh Sultanpuri, Indian poet and songwriter who died on May 24, 2000
http://www.hindilyrics.net/profiles/majrooh-sultanpuri.html
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/majrooh-sultanpuri.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ws3qr0p2hio

1928: Birth of Sivaji Ganesan, Indian actor who died on July 21, 2001
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sivaji_Ganesan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdnOlP94x2g

1930: Birth of  Naimatullah Khan, Pakistani politician
http://www.worldmayor.com/manifestos05/karachi_05.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naimatullah_Khan

1973: Suicide of former Afghan Prime Minister Mohammad Hashem Malwandwal after 11 days of continuous torture
http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1309&dat=19731004&id=BVUuAAAAIBAJ&sjid=hn0FAAAAIBAJ&pg=1515,3265526
https://www.cia.gov/library/readingroom/…/DOC_0000200633.pd…

2001: A Pakistan-based militant group attacks the state legislature in Indian-ruled Kashmir, killing 38 people

2010: Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf apologizes for “negative” actions he took while in power, as he launches his new political party, the All Pakistan Muslim League, in London
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11450507

2011: Karzai abandons peace talks with the Taliban
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-15134128

2013: Quader Chowdhury, of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), is found guilty of torture, rape and genocide during the war for independence from Pakistan in 1971.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/10/bangladesh-mp-sentenced-death-201310171446700799.html

2015 : Afghan troops recapture the strategic northern city of Kunduz, three days after losing the provincial capital in a humbling defeat for Kabul and its U.S. allies
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/10/01/us-afghanistan-attack-idUSKCN0RU07Y20151001