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Updated on October 25, 2019
1802: The series of battles between British and Marathas in second Anglo-Maratha War, were consequences of Peshwa Baji Rao II being defeated by the Holkar ruler of Indore, at the Battle of Poona, at Hadapsar, near Pune
1926: Birth of famous Pakistani painter Ismail Gulgee, assassinated on December 16, 2007
1970: President Nixon asks Pakistani President Yahya Khan to pass on a secret proposal to China: the U.S. wants to conduct high-level talks in Beijing, and promises it won’t enter into any anti-China alliance with the U.S.S.R.
1980: Death of Sahir Ludhianvi, Indian poet and lyricist, born on March 8, 1921
2003: Death of Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher, born on October 19, 1920
2012: Death, in a car accident of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, born on March 3, 1955