Events, Births, Deaths occured on July 21

Historical Events

1658 - Aurangzeb declared himself as new emperor of Mughal Empire.

Famous Births

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Famous Deaths

2001 - Sivaji Ganesan (Viluppuram Chinnaiahpillai Ganesan Manrayar) died at the age of 72 in Chennai. He was a stage and film actor. He has acted in about 300 films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi. He was awarded Padma Bhushan and Dada Saheb Phalke Award.

2009 - Gangubai Hangal died at the age of 96 at Hubli, Karnataka. He was a singer of the khyal genre of Hindustani classical music. He belonged to the Kirana gharana.



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