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Zahiruddin Muhammad Babur, popularly known as "Babur", meaning lion was the founder of Mughal Empire in India. 1483 – Born 14th of February in Farghana, now in Uzbekistan. 1504 – Came to Afghanistan and occupied Kabul. Here he assumed the title of Padshah. 1526 – The fifth expedition resulted in the death of Ibrahim Lodhi ..

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1873 – Leo Baeck was born on the 23rd of May in Lissa, a city in the Prussian province of Posen. 1897 – Received a rabbinical degree from the Hochschule and a doctorate from the University of Berlin. 1905 – Published The Essence of Judaism, in response to A. Harnek’s The Essence of Christianity. 1922 ..

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Persian-born religious leader. 1844 – Born on the 23rd of May in Tehran, Persia. 1850 – Witnessed social instability and the persecution of his father and other religious leaders by Shi’ite Muslims. 1853 – Accompanied his father and seventy other devout Baha’ists into exile in Baghdad, Arabia, where they initiated a thriving Babi community. 1866 ..

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1817 – Born on the 12th of November in Tehran, the capital city of Persia, nowadays called Iran. 1830 – He was a devout Muslim, and he discussed intricate religious matters with leading ulema. 1845 – Received a messenger telling him of the Báb, whose message he accepted to become a Bábí. 1852 – He ..

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354 AD – He was born on the 13th day of November this year in Tagaste, Algeria.   365 AD – He was sent to school at Madaurus, a small Numidian city about 19 miles south of Tagaste.   383 AD – He moved to Rome, where he believed the best and brightest rhetoricians practiced. ..

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354 – Born on November 13th in Tagaste, a town of Numidia, now Souk-Ahras in Algeria. St. Augustine is one of the four great fathers of the Latin Church. 383 – Augustine now returned for a second time to Carthage, where he devoted himself zealously to work and migrated to Rome. 386 – The conversion ..

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1951 – Born in Siirt, Turkey. 1971 – He studied theology at the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem and was ordained a deacon and later a celibate priest. 1980-1992 – As pastor of the Armenian Church of Switzerland.        – He established and organized new church communities in Zurich, Bern, Kreazlingen and Lugano. 1992 – His ..

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1894 – Merwan Sheriar Irani was born 25th of February in Poona, India. 1913 – Went to a Christian High School in Poona and later attended Deccan College, while still in college, a momentous event occurred in his life, the meeting with Hazrat Babajan, an ancient Mohammedan woman and one of the five Perfect Masters ..

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1698 – Born on the 27th of August in Okop, a small village in the Ukraine. The founder of Hasidic Judaism and is better known as the "Baal Shem Tov" meaning " Master of the Good Name" when translated in English. 1720 – His first child, Udel, was born. His wife Leah Rachel gave birth ..

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1914 – Born in Istanbul, Turkey. 1933 – He graduated from a Jewish school on the Greek island of Rhodes with a diploma qualifying him to teach Hebrew and Jewish religious subjects.        – He began teaching at schools in Istanbul. He went on to teach Hebrew at the Jewish High School. 1936 – After ..

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