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On 27 June in South Asian history

ON 27 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 27, 2019

862: Birth of Hindu saint Manikkavacakar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manikkavacakar
http://jaar.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/XLV/1/80

1838: Birth of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Indian journalist, author of the national song of India Vande Mataram, and poet who died on April 8, 1894
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/bankim-chandra-chatterjee.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bankim_Chandra_Chattopadhyay

1839: Death of Ranjit Singh, head of the Sikh state of Punjab, born on 13 November 1780
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranjit_Singh

 1939: Birth of Rahul Dev Burman, Indian composer and actor, who died on January 1994
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rahul_Dev_Burman

1952: Birth of Madan Kumar Bhandari, communist Nepalese politician, who was killed in a mysterious car crash in 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madan_Kumar_Bhandari

1961: Birth of Meera Syal, British-Indian comedienne and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meera_Syal
http://www.screenonline.org.uk/people/id/482928/

1971: Birth of Nepalese prince Dipendra who killed his father and many other members of the royal family on June 1, 2001
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1365983.stm

1996: Birth of Tanay Chheda , Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tanay_Chheda
http://hamaraphotos.com/tanay_chheda_2936.html

2006: Tamil Tiger ‘regret’ over Rajiv Gandhi  assassination 15 years ago
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/5122032.stm

2008: Death of Sam Manekshaw, Indian Field Marshall, born in 1914
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Manekshaw
http://www.economist.com/displayStory.cfm?story_id=11661408

2011: Bangladesh military court jail more than 650 border guards for their role in a 2009 mutiny that killed 74 people, mostly commanding officers
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/2011627172338727978.html
http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20110627-657-mutineers-jailed

2016: India joins the Missile Technology Control Regime MTCR)
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/asia/2016-06/27/content_15454736.html
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-to-become-full-member-of-mtcr-today/article8778729.ece?w=alauto
http://www.asiapacificstar.com/index.php/sid/245348775