Asha Bhosle (born 8 September 1933) is an Indian playback singer and an entrepreneur. She is best known for her playback singing in Hindi cinema, although she has a wider repertoire. Bhosle’s career started in 1943 and has spanned over six decades. She has done playback singing for over a thousand Bollywood movies.

Bhupen Hazarik (8 September 1926 – 5 November 2011) was an composer, playback singer, music director, lyricist, musician, folk artist, poet and filmmaker from Assam, widely known as Sudhakantha. His songs, written and sung mainly in the Assamese language by himself.

Chinmayi Sripada is an Indian playback singer, working mainly for the South Indian film industry. She is also a voice actor, television presenter and radio jockey. She is the founder and CEO of a translation services company called Blue Elephant.

Rohinton Soli “Ronnie” Screwvala (born 8 September 1962) is a first generation Indian entrepreneur and philanthropist. He has been named on Esquire’s List of the 75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century and ranked 78 among the 100 most influential people in the world on the Time 100 (compiled by Time Magazine, 2009).

Kabir Duhan Singh (born 8 September 1986 in Faridabad, Haryana) is an Indian film actor, who has appeared in Kannada,Telugu and Tamil language films. After making his debut in the Telugu film Jil (2015), Kabir has carved out a career as an antagonist in Tollywood.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1897 Lokmanya Tilak charged in anti-national activity case.

In 1910 Saint Shri Gajanan Maharaj died.

In 1953 Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, Premier of Kashmir, was shot at.

In 1960 Feroz Gandhi, a prominent member of the Lok Sabha,died in New Delhi.

In 1972 Vijay Singh Chauhan sets record for decathlon by 7378/7306 points at Munich.