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On 7 August in South Asian history

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ON 7 AUGUST IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 7, 2019

1871: Birth of Abanindranath Tagore, Indian painter who died on December 5, 1951
http://www.indianetzone.com/9/abanindranath_tagore.htm
http://www.chitralekha.org/abanindranath.htm
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Abanindranath+Tagore&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=zM8fUJjJOcnQhAek-YHYCg&ved=0CF0Q_AUoAQ&biw=1140&bih=519

Abanindranath Tagore

1905: Indian National Congress declares boycott of British goods

1925: Birth of M. S. Swaminathan, Indian scientist
http://ramsap.tripod.com/swami1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mApzQFvX9u4

1941: Death of Rabindranath Tagore, Indian author, 1913 Nobel Prize Laureate, born on May 7, 1861

Rabindranath Tagore 2
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabindranath_Tagore
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1913/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/7th-august-1941-nobel-laureate-rabindranath-tagore-passes-away

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6d7-lGVo64c&feature=related

1955: Pakistani Prime Minister Muhammad Ali Bogra is forced to resign by the new governor General Iskander Mirza
http://www.bogra.org/bogra1.html

2009: The new leader of the defeated Tamil Tiger separatist group is arrested. Selvarajah Pathmanathan, was wanted by Interpol in connection with allegations he smuggled arms for the Tigers for decades
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/08/20098773917105764.html

2009: The Pakistan’s most wanted man, Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud, is killed by a US missile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8188859.stm

2018: Karunanidhi, Indian political icon and DMK leader, dies at 94
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/08/07/asia/muthuvel-karunanidhi-intl/index.html
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-45093900
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/kalaignar-m-karunanidhi-dravidian-stalwart-passes-away/article24624489.ece?homepage=true