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Jim Corbett (25 July 1875 – 19 April 1955) was a British hunter, tracker, naturalist, and author who hunted a number of man-eating tigers and leopards in India. He held the rank of colonel in the British Indian Army and was frequently called upon by the Government of the United Provinces of Agra

Balkrishna (born Balkrishna Subedi; 4 August 1972) is an Indian billionaire, and the owner and chairman of the consumer goods company Patanjali Ayurved. He was reported by Forbes to have a net worth of US$1.4 billion as of December 2019.

Harsimrat Kaur Badal (born 25 July 1966) is an Indian politician serving as the Union Cabinet Minister of Food Processing in the Government of India and Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha from Bathinda. She is a member of Shiromani Akali Dal Party.

Krishnan Nair (25 July 1939 – 16 November 1980), better known by his stage name Jayan, was an Indian film actor, naval officer, stunt performer and cultural icon of the 1970s. He starred in over 150 Malayalam films.

Rahul Mahajan (born 26 July 1975) is an Indian reality show entertainer and former pilot. He is the son of former union cabinet minister Pramod Mahajan. He appeared as a contestant on reality show Bigg Boss and again in Bigg Boss Halla Bol.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1695 Johannes Camphuys, Governal General of Dutch-Indies, died at the age of 61.

In 1857 The Calcutta, Mumbai and Madras Universities were established.

In 1908 Fourteen thousand mill workers go on strike at Bombay.

In 1987 Amitabh Bachhan resigns his Lok Sabha membership.

In 1987 Arun Singh, union minister of state for defence, resigns from the cabinet.