Kumar Gaurav is an Indian film actor and son of late actor Rajendra Kumar. He made his film debut with Love Story (1981) produced by his father and directed by Rahul Rawail which was a blockbuster. Many youngsters began to emulate him.

Jhumpa Lahiri (born on July 11, 1967) is a Indian American author. Lahiri’s debut short story collection, Interpreter of Maladies (1999), won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and her first novel, The Namesake (2003), was adapted into the popular film of the same name.

Bala (born 11 July 1966) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer, working in Tamil cinema. Bala is frequently credited with having “revolutionized Tamil cinema”, through his realistic, dark and disturbing films that have garnered high critical acclaim.

Tun Tun (1 January 1923 – 24 November 2003) was the screen name of Indian playback singer and actress-comedienne, Uma Devi Khatri, who is often called the ‘first woman comedienne of Hindi cinema’. Uma Devi Khatri, was born in a conservative Punjabi family, in a small village in Uttar Pradesh.

Mani Sharma Yanamandra (born 11 July 1964, Machilipatnam, Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh) is a music director known for his works in Tollywood. He has composed music for over 140 films. He is popularly known as “Swara Brahma” for his contributions to music in Tollywood.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1924 Moslem-Hindu rebellion in Delhi.

In 1973 India frees 438 Pakistani prisoners on medical grounds.

In 1994 Delhi IG (prisons) Kiran Bedi wins Magsaysay Award for public service.

In 1998 Indians bag a silver and a bronze at the International Physics Olympiad in Reykjavik.

In 1998 The Government reduces customs duty on edible oils under the Open General Licence from 20 to 10 per cent.