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Shabana Azmi (born 18 September 1950) is an Indian actress of film, television and theatre. The daughter of poet Kaifi Azmi and stage actress Shaukat Azmi, she is an alumna of Film and Television Institute of India of Pune. Azmi made her film debut in 1974 and soon became one of the leading actresses of Parallel Cinema.

Dr.Vishnuvardhan (18 September 1950 – 30 December 2009), born Sampath Kumar, was an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Kannada cinema. He appeared in over 220 films in Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.

Upendra Rao, known as Upendra, is an Indian filmmaker, actor, and politician known for his work in Kannada cinema. He started his film career under actor and film director Kashinath, as a writer and an assistant director.

Girija (born 18 September 1975), known by her screen name Shruti, is an Indian actress, television personality and politician. As an actress, she is known for her work in Kannada and Malayalam films. She is currently serving as chief secretary of Bharatiya Janata Party’s women’s wing in its Karnataka cadre.

Priya Bapat (born 18 September 1986) is an Indian actress who works in Hindi and Marathi films. She is best known for her roles in the movies Kaksparsh and Aamhi Doghi, for which she won the Best Actress award at the Screen Awards in 2013, and Happy Journey

Noteworthy Moments

In 1803 Puri was captured by Britishers from the Marathas without any struggle.

In 1927 Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce was established.

In 1967 English was adopted the official language of Nagaland

In 1972 India becomes the top film producer of the world with 433 feature films made in 1971.

In 1990 Devkumar, famous Hindi film actor, died.