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Rajnath Singh (born 10 July 1951) is an Indian politician serving as the Defence Minister of India. He is the former President of Bharatiya Janata Party. He has previously served as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and as a Cabinet Minister in the Vajpayee Government. He was the Home Minister in the First Modi Ministry.

Sunil Manohar “Sunny” Gavaskar Maratha (born 10 July 1949) is a former cricketer who played during the 1970s and 1980s for Bombay and India. Widely regarded as one of the greatest opening batsmen in cricket history, Gavaskar set world records during his career for the most Test runs and most Test centuries scored by any batsman.

Shamili , better known as Baby Shamili, is a Indian actress, who has primarily acted as a child actor in Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Telugu films. She is probably best known for her critically acclaimed performance as the mentally challenged child Anjali in the 1990 film Anjali that fetched her the National Film Award for Best Child Artist,

Alok Nath   is an Indian film actor who appears in Bollywood movies. He is most notable for playing the role of Haveli Ram in Ramesh Sippy’s television series, Buniyaad. He was born in Mumbai, India and began acting as a child. However he did not take acting very seriously until he got his breaks.

Kota Srinivasa Rao  is a versatile Indian film actor in Telugu Cinema. He is known for his negative roles, character roles and comedy timing. He also served as an MLA from Vijayawada East assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh, India from 1999-2004.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1964 Bangalore University was established in Karnataka.

In 1965 First NCC (National Cadet Corps) College for training girls started at Gwalior.

In 1971 Kochin University was established in Kerala.

In 1972 Herd of stampeding elephants kills 24 people in Chandka Forest, India.

In 1977 The Planning Commission decides to introduce Rolling Plan concept.