2012 - Bollywood film "Cigarette Ki Tarah" directed by Akashaditya Lama starring Bhoop Yaduvanshi, Prashant Narayanan, Madhurima Tuli and Sudesh Berry was released.
2012 - Bengali film Balukabela.com directed by Partha Sen starring Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Locket Chatterjee and Payel Sarkar was released.
2012 - Bengali film Antore Bahire directed by Somnath Sen starring Abhiraj, Moubani Sorcar and Debashree Roy was released.
1918 - B.K.S. Iyengar (Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar), an yoga advocate was born in Bellur, Kolar District, Karnataka. He is the founder of Iyengar Yoga.
1924 - Bollywood Hero Raj Kapoor was born in Peshawar, British India. He was an actor, producer and director of many super hit Bollywood films.
1934 - Shyam Benegal, a noted film director and screenwriter was born in Trimulgherry, Hyderabad State, British India. He received Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, Dadasaheb Phalke Award and seven National Film Awards for Best Feature Film in Hindi.
1953 - Vijay Amritraj, a former tennis player, sports commentator and actor was born in Madras (now Chennai). He received Padma Shri in 1983.
1984 - Rana Daggubati, Tollywood hero was born in Chennai. He is grandson of famous Telugu producer D. Ramanaidu and niece of Tollywood hero Venkatesh.
1966 - Shankardas Kesarilal (popularly known by his pen name Shailendra), a popular Hindi lyricist was died at the age of 43.