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Vedhika is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu films. She started her acting career with the Tamil film Madrasi. She made her breakthrough portraying Angamma in Bala’s period film Paradesi (2013), winning critical acclaim and awards for her portrayal.

Vijay Prakash is an Indian singer and music composer. He has given his voice for Hindi films such as Blue, Yuvvraaj, Swades, Kaal, Lakshya, Matrubhoomi, Tere Naam, Cheeni Kum, Raavan and Force. He has also performed in Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Marathi movies.

Mirra Alfassa (21 February 1878 – 17 November 1973), known to her followers as The Mother, was a spiritual guru, an occultist and a collaborator of Sri Aurobindo, who considered her to be of equal yogic stature to him and called her by the name “The Mother”.

Raj Chakraborty (1975) is an Indian film director, actor and producer. A person from middle-class family background, he was born in Halisahar, West Bengal. He graduated from Rishi Bankim Chandra College, Naihati. He is one of the most commercially successful film-makers in Tollywood. Before directing his debut film, he was busy in Bengali TV.

Smita Bansal is an Indian television and Bollywood film actress. Notable roles include the Zee TV serials Amanat, Aashirwad and Sarhadein. She has also acted in the 2008 Bollywood film Karzzzz. She won ITA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for the serial Balika Vadhu

Noteworthy Moments

In 1829 Kittur Rani Channamma, revolutionary freedom fighter and social reformer, passed away.

In 1952 General Election ( 1st) of India ends.

In 1952 The XV Indian Olympic Games in Madras.

In 1953 Tillaya Dam and Bokaro Power Station opened by the PM.

In 1959 Press Club of India was founded in New Delhi.