12th March Today In History 12th March Today In History

Shreya Ghoshal (born 12 March 1984) is an Indian playback singer. “Bairi Piya” was an instant success and topped the charts. The film garnered her first Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer for “Dola Re” (shared with Kavita Krishnamurthy) and a National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for “Bairi Piya”.

Vidyut Jammwal (born 10 December 1980) is an Indian actor, martial artist, and stunt performer, who predominantly works in Hindi films. Best known for his roles in action films, he is a trained martial artist, having learnt the Indian martial art of Kalaripayattu since the age of three.

Sir Anish Mikhail Kapoor, (born 12 March 1954) is a British Indian sculptor specializing in installation art and conceptual art. Born in Mumbai, Kapoor has lived and worked in London since the early 1970s when he moved to study art, first at the Hornsey College of Art and later at the Chelsea School of Art and Design.

Falguni Pathak (born 12 March 1964) is an Indian singer, performing artist, and composer based in Mumbai. Her music is based on traditional musical forms from the Indian state of Gujarat. Since her professional debut in 1997, she has developed into an artist with a large fan base across India.

Yashwantrao Balwantrao Chavan (12 March 1913 – 25 November 1984) was the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra after the division of Bombay State and the fifth Deputy Prime Minister of India. He was a strong Congress leader, co-operative leader, social activist and writer.

Noteworthy Moment

In 1942 British troops vacate the Andaman in Gulf of Bengal.

In 1972 Vote gives Indira Gandhi 70% of regional seats.

In 1988 Samresh Basu, famous Bengali writer, passed away.

In 1992 Centenary celebrations held at Kasturba Hospital for Infections diseases. (CIVIC).

In 1992 India and the US decide to hold joint naval exercises in the Indian ocean.