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Dimple Chunnibhai Kapadia (born 8th June 1957) is an Indian film actress. She made her acting debut at the age of 16, playing the title role in Raj Kapoor’s teen romance Bobby (1973). In that same year she married Indian actor Rajesh Khanna, and retired from acting.

Shilpa Shetty (born 8th June 1975) is an Indian film actress and model. Since making her debut in the film Baazigar (1993), she has appeared in nearly 40 Bollywood, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films, her first leading role being in the 1994 film Aag.

Ronnie Screwvala (born 8th June 1956, Bombay) is an Indian film producer and CEO and founder chairman of ‘UTV Group’ (UTV Software Communications, UTVi, and UTV Motion Pictures) which recently partnered with Walt Disney

M.N. Vijayan (also known as Vijayan Mash) (8 June 1930 – 3 October 2007) was an Indian writer, orator and academic. M.N. Vijayan was born in Lokamaleshwaram, Kerala, India. He was educated in Pathinettarayalam L.P. School, Kodungallur Boys High School, Ernakulam Maharajas College, and Government Law College, Ernakulam.

P. C. Kuttikrishnan, popularly known by his penname Uroob (1915 – 1979) was a famous Malayalam writer from Kerala state, South India. He along with writers like Basheer, Thakazhi, Kesavadev, and Pottekkatt formed the progressive writers in Malayalam during the twentieth century.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1915 Geeta Rahasya’, written by Lokmanya Tilak, published.

In 1936 Akashwani Radio was later changed into All India Radio (AIR) in 1958.

In 1992 55-60\% polling takes place in the Andhra, Bihar, W. Bengal and Delhi by-elections.

In 1992 Assets of 31 persons including Harshad Mehta attached.

In 1998 Sani Abacha, 54, Nigerian President, died in Abuja of heart attack.