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On 25 October in South Asian history

ON 25 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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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
http://www.indianetzone.com/42/battle_poona.htm

1926: Birth of famous Pakistani painter Ismail Gulgee, assassinated on December 16, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ismail_Gulgee
http://www.artnet.com/artist/707594/ismail-gulgee.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ismail+Gulgee&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=fdmlTr2qB4bz-gbzzsiuBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBIQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=594

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
http://sach-sahirludhianvi.blogspot.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J41cAWaXaBY

2003: Death of Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher, born on October 19, 1920
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/251764.cms
http://www.hindunet.org/srh_home/1996_7/msg00133.html

2012: Death, in a car accident of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, born on March 3, 1955

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_actor-comedian-jaspal-bhatti-dies-in-mishap-son-actress-injured_1755944