17th Feb Today In History 17th Feb Today In History

Sivakarthikeyan is an Indian film actor, playback singer, producer, lyricist and television presenter who works in Tamil films. He began his career in television as a reality show personality on Star Vijay. He made his acting debut in Marina.

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao better known and abbreviated as K.C.R., (born 17 February 1954) is an Indian politician and the first Chief Minister of Telangana, a new state formed by the division of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.

Sadaf Mohammed Sayed, better known as Sadha, is an Indian actress who mainly appears in South Indian cinema. She was introduced to the Telugu film industry by the director Teja along with Nithin in the film Jayam (2002).

Dhivyadharshini is an Indian television host and actress from Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Initially making her debut as an actress, she featured in supporting roles in films including Kamal Haasan’s production Nala Damayanthi (2003), before going on to work in television serials.

Arunoday Singh (born 17 February 1983) is an Indian film actor. His debut movie was Sikandar (2009). Singh has appeared in Sudhir Mishra’s Yeh Saali Zindagi (2011), Pooja Bhatt’s Jism 2 (2012), David Dhawan’s Main Tera Hero (2014), and Ashutosh Gowariker’s Mohenjo Daro (2016).

Noteworthy Moments

In 1698 Aurangzeb fell to Jinjee fort, seat of Maratha power, after eight-year siege.

In 1976 New Zealand score their first innings win in Tests vs India

In 1976 Urban Ceilings Act comes into force.

In 1992 Tripura’s Congress (I) ministry falls as TUJS withdraws support.

In 1994 Former US Congressman Stephan Solarz named Ambassador of India.