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Eric Arthur Blair (25th June 1903 – 21st January 1950), better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist and essayist, journalist and critic. His work is characterised by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.

Karisma Kapoor (born on 25th June 1974), often informally referred to as Lolo, is an Indian actress appearing in Bollywood films. Born into a family where her parents, Randhir Kapoor and Babita, were actors, Kapoor made her acting debut at the age of seventeen with Prem Qaidi in 1991.

Aftab Shivadasani (born 25th June 1978) is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. He started as a child actor in commercials and has performed in over 40 films. He also co-wrote and helped produce the film Aao Wish Karein.

Satish Ravilal Shah is a Hindi and Marathi film and television actor best known for his comedy films. He is perhaps best known for his roles in the ever popular 80’s sitcom Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi directed by Kundan Shah and Manjul Sinha.

Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey, PVC (25th June 1975, Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh – 2/3 July 1999, Kashmir),was an officer of the Indian Army of the regiment 1/11 Gurkha Rifles, posthumously awarded the India’s highest military honour, Param Vir Chakra for his audacious courage and leadership during adverse times.

Death Anniversaries on 25th June

Jeeva (21st September 1963 – 25 June 2007) was an Indian cinematographer and film director in Tamil cinema. Jeeva began his career as a cinematographer in the Malayalam film Abhimanyu starring Mohanlal and went on to film over 20 films including his own directorials.

Mian Tufail Mohammad (April 1914 – 25 June 2009) was a Pakistani political leader. Mian Tufail Mohammad was born in Kapurthala, Punjab State, India in an Arain family. He received his B.A. (Hons) in Physics and Mathematics from Government College, Lahore, with distinction in 1935 and completed his LL.B.

Muhammad Bahadur Khan (3 February 1905 – 25 June 1944), alias Saadi Khan. Titles Bahadur Yar Jung and Quaid-e-Millath (was an Hyderabadi Muslim who argued for the formation of Muslim states in India during the British Occupation in the 1930s and 1940s.

Shiv Charan Mathur (February 14, 1926 – June 25, 2009) was an Indian politician. A leader of the Indian National Congress, he was Chief Minister of Rajasthan from 1981 to 1985 and again from 1988 to 1989; later, he was Governor of Assam from 2008 to 2009.

Bela Mukhopadhyay (? – June 25, 2009) was an Indian singer and widow of composer Hemanta Mukherjee. Mukhopadhyay died in a private hospital in south Kolkatta on June 25, 2009, at the age of 89. She had been admitted to the hospital on June 15, 2009.