1528 - Babur visited Awadh after wresting it from Ibrahim Lodi in the First battle of #Panipat (1526). As per Muslim claim in #AyodhyaCase, Mir Baqi used barren land to construct Babri Masjid.
Fact: Aurangzeb constructed the unfinished Masjid left behind by Mir Baqi.
1934 - Cows butchered in Ayodhya, leading to communal tension and first complete demolition of Babri Masjid by resentful Hindu youths.
1949 - Janmbhoomi attached by British govt.
1951 - Gopal Singh Visharad files a case claiming right to worship at Janmbhoomi. 5/7