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On 27 October in South Asian history

On 27 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 27, 2019

1605: Death of Akbar the Great, Mughal emperor, born on October 14, 1542
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akbar
https://www.quora.com/How-did-Akbar-die

1920: Birth of Kocheril Raman Narayanan, president of India (1997-2002) who died on November 9, 2005
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/k-r-narayanan-biography.html

Kocheril Raman Narayanan
1947: India accepts the Kashmir request to join the Union and its ask for protection against the Muslim rebellion. Indian troops are send
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7057694.stm

1958: Iskander Mirza, the first president of  Pakistan is deposed in a bloodless coup d’état by General Ayub Khan
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A062

1968: Birth of Dileep, Indian actor and Producer
http://entertainment.oneindia.in/celebs/dileep-malayalam-actor/biography.html

1979: Mother Teresa is rewarded by the Peace Nobel Prize
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/peace/1979/teresa/facts/
http://movies2.nytimes.com/books/98/01/04/home/teresa-nobel.html

2001: More than 5,000 Pakistan’s Islamists start to cross the Afghan border for helping the Taliban  in their jihad against United States

2006: Death of Ghulam Ishaq Khan, president of Pakistan (1988-1993), born on January 20, 1915
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6090684.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6092888.stm

2013: Thousands of Kashmiri people observed a « black day » in Pakistani Kashmir, rallying at an event organised by Islamists against Indian « brutalities » and occupation of the Himalayan region.