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On 24 September in South Asian history

ON 24 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 24, 2019

1534: Birth of Guru Ram Das, Fourth Master of Sikhism, died on September 1, 1581
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guru_Ram_Das

1674: Second Tantrik Coronation of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
http://www.hindujagruti.org/hinduism/national-icons/shivaji-maharaj/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vcCHuvcx4qw

1861: Birth of Bhikaiji Cama, Indian activist who died on August 13, 1936
http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/itihas/cama.htm

1873: Establishment of “Satyashodhak Samaj”, (Truth-seeker Movement) at Pune, Maharashtra, India by Mahatma Jyotirao Phule
http://www.thoughtnaction.co.in/rashtrapita-jotiba-phuley-and-satyashodhak-samaj/

1925: Birth of Autar Singh Paintal, Indian medical scientist, who died on December 21, 2004
http://rsbm.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/52/251.abstract

1932: Gandhi and Dr. B. R. Ambedkar agree to the Poona Pact, which reserved seats in the Indian provincial legislatures for the “Depressed Classes” (Untouchables)
http://bspindia.org/what-is-poona-pact.php

1998: As precondition to the restoration of diplomatic relations with UK, Iran renounces to the fatwa against Salman Rushdie

2002: In India, Swaminarayan Temple in Gandhinagar (capital of Gujarat) is attacked. Around 30 Hindu are killed and 50 wounded
http://www.swaminarayan.org/news/2002/09/akshardham/report.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/24th-september-2002-terrorists-attack-the-akshardham-temple-in-gandhinagar-gujarat

2004: Death of Indian physicist Raja Ramanna, born on January 28, 1925
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3685396.stm
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2004/oct/01/guardianobituaries.obituaries

2006: Death of Padmini, Indian actress, born on June 12, 1932
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/5377366.stm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfFJAti47BE

2012: Death of Thilakan, Indian actor, born on July 15, 1938
http://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/malayalam-thespian-thilakan-dead/article3931223.ece

2014: An Indian spacecraft reaches Mars and enters the planet’s orbit, in a historic feat crowning India as the first country to execute such a mission in its maiden attempt
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28268186
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/india-triumphs-with-first-mission-mars-201492424235943945.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/interactive/2014/09/india-mission-mars-orbiter-infographic-2014923164346339601.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/science/mars-mission.html