Events, Births, Deaths occured on October 27

Historical Events

1947 - War breaks out between India and Azad Kashmir forces in Kashmir.

2011 - Bollywood film "Tell Me O Kkhuda" directed by Mayur Puri and Hema Malini starring Esha Deol, Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Arjan Bajwa and Dharmendra was released.

2011 - Bollywood film "Damadamm!" directed by Swapna Waghmare starring Himesh Reshammiya, Purbi Joshi and Sonal Sehgal was released.

Famous Births

1896 - Kshetresa Chandra Chattopadhyaya was born. He was a scholar of Sanskrit, Veda, grammar, Pali, Prakrit and philology. He was the editor of book series Sarasvati Bhavana Granthamala and famous Sanskrit Journal Sarasvati Susama.

1920 - K. R. Narayanan (Kocheril Raman Narayanan) was born. He was the tenth President of India. He was the first Dalit and the first Malayali to become President.

Famous Deaths

1605 - Akbar The Great dies after being struck with dysentery. He was buried at the Mausoleum is Sikandra, Agra.

1987 - Vijaysingh Madhavji Merchant (Vijay Madhavji Thakersey) was born. He played 10 Test matches for India. His batting average in first class cricket is 71.64, which is the second highest average in Frist Class cricket behind Don Bradman.

2001 - Pradeep Kumar (Pradeep Batabyal) died at the age of 76 in Kolkatta. He was a Bengali and Hindi actor.

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