Events, Births, Deaths occured on August 17

Historical Events

2012 - Bengali film Shooter directed by Provash and Arijit starring Joy, Sayantika and Ashish Vidyarthi was released.

2012 - Bengali film Bhalobashar 2nd Marriage directed by Prashanta Bardhan starring Sujjoy Ghosh, Poulomi, Haradhan Bandopadhyay, Deepankar De and Manoj Mitra was released.

Famous Births

1866 - Asaf Jah VI Mir Mahboob Ali Khan Siddiqi was born. He was the sixth Nizam of Hyderabad. He ruled Hyderabad state between 1869 and 1911.

Famous Deaths

1980 - Kodavatiganti Kutumba Rao died in Madras. He was also known as Ko Ku, was an exponent of the Telugu literature in the 20th century.

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