Born: Oct 06, 1779 AD
Died: 1859 AD, at 80 years of age.
1779 - Born on the 6th of October in Dumbarton, Dumbartonshire, Scotland.
1801 - He escaped massacre in Benares, India.
1804 - He was appointed British resident at Nagpur, India.
1807 - He completed a short stint at Gwalior, India.
1808 - He was appointed the first British envoy to the court of Kabul, Afghanistan.
1811 - He appointed to the important and difficult post of resident in Pune, India.
1819 - He was appointed as the Governor of Bombay in India.
1829 - He went back to England.
1859 - He died on the 20th of November in Surrey, England.
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