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On 23 November in South Asian history

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ON 23 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 23, 2018

1897: Birth of Nirad C. Chaudhuri, Indian writer, who died on August 1, 1999
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nirad_C._Chaudhuri

1926: Birth of Sathya Sai Baba, Indian guru and philosopher, who died on April 24, 2011
http://www.sathyasai.org/intro/message.htm
http://www.srisathyasai.org.in/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qFvFonhUrU

1930: Birth of Geeta Dutt, Indian singer and actress who died on July 20, 1972
http://www.geetadutt.com/index.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgpgAaBM1iQ

1937: Death of Jagdish Chandra Bose, Indian physicist, born on November 30, 1858
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/jagadish-chandra-bose.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/23rd-november-1937-jagadish-chandra-bose-indian-physicist-passed-away

1971: State of emergency is proclaimed in Pakistan as Indian tanks entered East Pakistan. Start of the Battle of Hilli or the Battle of Bogra which was a major battle fought in the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 and Bangladesh Liberation War. It took place between 23 November 1971 and 11 December

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hilli
http://www.defencejournal.com/oct99/battle-hilli.htm
 
 
 

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEzXV4vLOXc

1983: Death of Waheed Murad, Pakistani actor, born on October 2, 1938
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waheed_Murad

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xyb89n_tribute-to-superstar-waheed-murad-1938-1983_music

1984: Birth of  Amruta Khanvilkar, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amruta_Khanvilkar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vj2vWewVt-M

1994: About 111  people, mostly women and children, are killed in a stampede after Indian police  baton-charged tribal protesters in the western city of Nagpur

2008: Pakistan is  suspended from the Commonwealth because of its imposition of emergency rule
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7108543.stm

2015: Death of Jamiluddin Aali, Pakistani poet, playwright, and critic, born on January 20, 1925
http://www.dawn.com/news/1221717
http://tribune.com.pk/story/996814/poet-dr-jamiluddin-aali-passes-away-in-karachi/