Events, Births, Deaths occured on August 3

Historical Events

1347 - Bahmani sultanate was founded by governor AlaudDin Hassan Bahman Shah. He was a Persian who revolted against the Sultan of Delhi, Muhammad bin Tughlaq.

1758 - Battle of Negapatam took place between a British squadron under Vice-Admiral George Pocock and French squadron under Comte d'Ache off the Carnatic coast.

2012 - Bollywood film "Jism 2" directed by Pooja Bhatt starring Sunny Leone, Arunoday Singh and Randeep Hooda was released.

2012 - Bollywood animated film "Krisha Aur Kans" directed by Vikram Veturi with voice-over by Om puri, Juhi Chawla, Manoj Bajpai, Anupam Kher, A.K. Hangal, Sachin Pilgaonkar, Supriya Pilgaonkar and Prachi Save was released.

2012 - Bengali film Muktodhara directed by Nandita Roy and Shiboprosad Mukherjee starring Rituparna Sengupta, Nigel Akkara, Bratya Basu was released.

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Famous Deaths

1982 - Tribhuvan Narain Singh died in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. He was the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. He also served as governor of West Bengal and as the Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee and as Union Minister of Industry and Steel.

1993 - Chinmayananda Saraswati (known as Swami Chinmayananda and born Balakrishna Menon) died at the age of 77 in San Diego, California, U.S.A. He was a spiritual leader and teacher who inspired the formation of Chinmaya Mission in 1953 to spread the message of Vedanta.

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