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1817, Jun 181877, Feb 25
a (Khas Rajput) Chhetri ruler of Nepal and founder of the Rana Dynasty of Nepal. His real name was Bir Narsingh Kunwar but he became famous by the name Junga Bahadur, given to him by Mathabar Singh Thapa, his maternal uncle. By 1850 Jung Bahadur had eliminated all of his major rivals, installed his own candidate on the throne, appointed his brothers and cronies to all the important posts, and ensured that major administrative decisions were made by himself as prime minister.
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09/14/1846-Kot massacre: Jung Bahadur Rana and his brothers kill about 40 members of the Nepalese palace court, grabs power in Nepal
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