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On 30 September in South Asian history

ON 30 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 30, 2019

1207: Birth of Jalaluddin Muhammad Rumi, Afghan scholar and Sufi poet who died on December 17, 1273
http://www.poemhunter.com/mewlana-jalaluddin-rumi/biography/
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/rumi-20.php

1922: Birth of Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Indian film director, who died on August 27, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hrishikesh_Mukherjee

1947: The Islamic Republic of Pakistan joins the United Nations

1972: Birth of Shaan, Indian singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaan_(singer)
http://www.in.com/music/artist/shaan-7811-1.html

1987: Mohammad Najibullah becomes president of Afghanistan (until 1992)
https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/mohammad-najibullah-6875.php

1993: Around 10,000 people are killed when an earthquake measuring 6.4 struck southern India
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1993_Latur_earthquake
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30th-september-1993-20000-are-killed-in-an-earthquake-in-latur-maharashtra

2004: Death of of Gamini Fonseka, Sri Lankan actor, born on March 21, 1936
http://dbsjeyaraj.com/dbsj/archives/1114
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamini_Fonseka

2008: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President Nicolas Sarkozy sign a major co-operation pact which paves the way for the sale of French nuclear reactors to Delhi
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7644377.stm

2010: Indian holy site Ayodhya is to be split between 3 religious communities, but Muslims and Hindus plan to appeal court
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2010/09/2010930101028349827.html