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Taapsee Pannu (born 1 August 1987), also known by the mononym Taapsee, is an Indian model-turned-film actress, who mainly works in the Telugu and Tamil film industries. Born in a Punjabi family, Taapsee worked as a software professional and also pursued a career in modelling before becoming an actress.

Meena Kumari (1 August 1932 – 31 March 1972), born Mahjabeen Bano, was an Indian movie actress and poetess. She is regarded as one of the most prominent actresses to have appeared on the screens of Hindi Cinema.

Bhagwan Dada (1 August 1913 – 4 February 2002) was an Indian actor and film director. He is best known for his social film Albela. Bhagwan Dada was born in 1913 as Bhagwan Abhaji Palav. He was the son of a textile mill worker but was obsessed with films.

Delhi Ganesh a veteran Tamil Actor born in Tirunelveli , who mostly acts in supporting roles and is perhaps best known for his role in Kamal Hassan comedies and films like Nayagan and Michael Madana Kama Rajan. He has acted in more than 400 films from 1976 to present.

Ira Dubey (born. 1984) is an Indian actress who appeared on the small screen and in Bollywood films. Dubey was born in Mumbai to Lillete Dubey, a Bollywood actress. Her sibling Neha Dubey is also an actress, and has starred in the Mira Nair movie Monsoon Wedding.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1658 Aurangzeb appoints himself Mongol emperor.

IN 1861 9,300 mm rainfall in July in Cherrapunji, Assam becomes a world record.

In 1933 Gandhiji was arrested from Sabarmati Ashram and imprisoned without trial.

In 1946 Jinnah threatens sanctions of “Direct Action”.

In 948 State Transport Corporation was established in Calcutta.