Events, Births, Deaths occured on January 20

Historical Events

2011 - The Kerala high court asks whether or not Makara Jyoti is man-made due to debate on authenticity of the celestial light visible from Sabarimala after the stampede that killed 102 pilgrims.

2012 - Kannada film Tsunami directed by Makham Manohar starring Raju Patil, Soniya, Rangayana Raghu, Tennis Krishna and Doddanna was released.

Famous Births

1926 - Jamiluddin Aali (Nawabzada Mirza Jamiluddin Ahmed Khan) was born in Delhi. He is a Urdu poet, critic, playwright, essayist, columnist, and scholar. He now lives in Pakistan.

1928 - Qurrat-ul-Ain Haider was born. She was a Urdu novelist and short story writer. She is famous for her novel "Aag Ka Darya".

2012 - Bengali film "100% Love" directed by Rabi Kinagi starring Jeet, Koel Mullick and Supriya Dutta was released.

2012 - Bengali film "Aparajita Tumi" directed by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury directed by Prosenjit Chatterjee, Chandan Roy Sanyal and Padmapriya Janakiraman was released.

Famous Deaths

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