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February 18  famous birthdays in India

Jiaa Manek

Giaa Manek(born on 18 February 1988) is an actress on Indian television. She played the lead role in Star Plus's serial Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. She was replaced on Saath Nibhaana Saathiya as a violation of 'her contract by participating on reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa which telecasts on rival channel Colors TV. Jiaa Manek was born to a Gujarati family, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1986
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Career: Actor, Model
  • Citizenship: India

Merle Oberon

Merle Oberon (19 February 1911 - 23 November 1979) was an Indian-born British actress. She began her film career in British films as Anne Boleyn in The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933). After her success in The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934), she traveled to the United States to make films for Samuel Goldwyn. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in The Dark Angel.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1911
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Death Date: 23-Nov-1979
  • Career: Actress
  • Citizenship: United Kingdom, United States of America


Nimmi is a popular Indian screen actress who achieved stardom in the 1950s and early 1960s in Hindi films. She gained popularity playing spirited village belle type characters, but has appeared in diverse genres such as fantasy and social films. Nawab Banoo was born in Agra, India. Her mother was a famous singer and actress by the name of Wahidan who was well connected within the film industry.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1933
  • Birth Place: Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Career: Actress
  • Citizenship: India

Nalini Jaywant

Nalini Jaywant (18 February 1926 – 20 December 2010) was an Indian movie actress from Bollywood in the 1940s and 1950s. Jaywant was born in Mumbai (then Bombay) in 1926. She is first cousin to actress Shobhna Samarth, the mother of actresses Nutan and Tanuja. Since 1983, she has been living mostly a reclusive life. She was married to director Virendra Desai in the 1940s.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1926
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Death Date: 20-Dec-2010
  • Career: Actress
  • Citizenship: India

Mahat Raghavendra

Mahat Raghavendra (born on 18 February 1987) is an Tamil film actor, who is best known for his role in Venkat Prabhu's action thriller, Mankatha. After finishing a degree at Hindustan College of Arts and Science, Mahat began his career as a model and worked alongside his friend Silambarasan in a cameo role in Vallavan. Mahat Raghavendra, a childhood friend of producer Dhayanidhi Alagiri,
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1987
  • Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Career: Actor


Ramakrishna (Bengali: রামকৃষ্ণ পরমহংস  Ramkṛiṣṇo Pôromôhongśo (help·info)) (18 February 1836 – 16 August 1886), born Gadadhar Chattopadhyay (Bengali: গদাধর চট্টোপাধ্যায় Gôdadhor Chôṭṭopaddhae), was a famous mystic of 19th-century India. His religious school of thought led to the formation of the Ramakrishna Mission by his chief disciple Swami Vivekananda
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1836
  • Birth Place: Kamarpukur, West Bengal, India
  • Death Date: 16-Aug-1886
  • Career: Philosopher
  • Citizenship: India

Mohammed Zahur Khayyam

Mohammed Zahur "Khayyam" Hashmi, better known as Khayyam, is an Indian music composer whose career spanned four decades (1953–1990). He has won three Filmfare Awards for Best Music in 1977 for Kabhi Kabhie and 1982 for Umrao Jaan, and a lifetime achievement award in 2010 . He was awarded the 2007 Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in Creative Music, by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, India's National Academy
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1927
  • Birth Place: Jalandhar, Punjab, India
  • Career: Composer, Film Score Composer
  • Citizenship: India

Rafi Ahmed Kidwai

Rafi Ahmed Kidwai (Hindi: रफ़ी अहमद क़िदवई), (18 February 1894 - 24 October 1954) was a politician, an Indian independence activist and a socialist, sometimes described as an Islamic socialist. He hailed from Barabanki District of United Provinces, now Uttar Pradesh, in north India. He was born on 18 February 1894 in the village of Masauli, in Barabanki district, United Provinces, India,
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1894
  • Birth Place: Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Death Date: 24-Oct-1954
  • Career: Politician
  • Citizenship: India

Parthiv Gohil

Parthiv Gohil, a playback singer for Indian films, was born on 18 February 1976 in Bhavnagar, a town in the Saurashtra region of Gujarat state. Both his great grandfather and father shared a passion for music and it is they who introduced him to the world of classical music. At the age of ten, Parthiv began his formal lessons with Smt. Bhanuben Solanki, Smt. Dakshaben Mehta and Shri Laxmipati.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1976
  • Birth Place: Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India
  • Citizenship: India

Maqbool Bhat

Maqbool Bhat (Kashmiri: मक़बूल भट (Devanagari), مقبول بھٹ (Nastaleeq)) (February 18, 1938 – February 11, 1984) was a Kashmiri militant and co-founder of the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front.He was hanged on February 11, 1984 in Tihar Jail on the verdict issued by an Indian Court. On 14 September 1966, Maqbool was the part of JKNLF Militants who ambushed Indian Security Forces.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1938
  • Birth Place: Kupwara, Jammu and Kashmir, India
  • Death Date: 11-Feb-1984

Wasim Barelvi

Wasim Barelvi is an Indian Urdu poet. His ghazals are very popular. He has been awarded the "Firak International Award".  Barelvi is Vice Chairman of the National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language(NCPUL) .He has also performed at Culrav 2012 (the cultural event of NIT Allahabad).He has also performed at Culrav 2012 (the cultural event of NIT Allahabad).
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1940
  • Birth Place: Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India

Tinu Yohannan

Tinu Yohannan  pronunciation (help·info) (born 18 February 1979) was an Indian cricketer and former Kerala State Player. He is a right-handed fast medium bowler. He plays first class cricket for Kerala and was the first Kerala Ranji player to play Test and one day cricket for India. Yohannan was selected in 2000 for the first intake of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1979
  • Citizenship: India

Sayeed Salahudeen

Syed Salahudeen (born 18 February 1946) or Syed Mohammed Yusuf Shah, is the head of the Hizbul Mujahideen, a key Pakistan-based and Pakistan-supported terrorist group operating in Kashmir, and head of an "alliance" of Kashmiri militant organizations, the Muttahida Jihad Council, that supports the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir's accession to Pakistan.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1946
  • Birth Place: Jammu and Kashmir, India

Swaraj Paul

Swraj Paul, Baron Paul, PC (born 18 February 1931) is an Indian-born, British-based business magnate, philanthropist, and Labour politician. In 1996 he became a life peer, sitting in the House of Lords with the title Baron Paul, of Marylebone in the City of Westminster. In December 2008 he was appointed deputy speaker of the Lords; in October 2009 he was appointed to the Privy Council
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1931
  • Birth Place: Jalandhar, Punjab, India
  • Career: Writer, Businessperson
  • Citizenship: India, United Kingdom

Rangan Chakraborty

Rangan Chakravorty (Bengali: রংগন চক্রবর্তীborn February 18, 1957) is an Indian Bengali Film maker. Rangan was born in a middle class, educated bengali family at Bijoygarh, Kolkata. He is an ad-man turned into a film director. He proved himself at the field of advertisement. He had made his film debut with Comedy Bor Asbe Ekhuni . Now he is working on his new project "Gupi Bagha
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1957
  • Birth Place: Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Career: Film Director, Screenwriter
  • Citizenship: India

Grahanandan Singh

Grahanandan Singh (born February 18, 1926 in Lyallpur, Pakistan) was an Indian field hockey player who won two gold medals, at the 1948 and 1952 Summer Olympics
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1926
  • Citizenship: India

Jayanth Reddy

Jayanth Reddy also known as Jai Reddy is a film financier and a hyderabad based realtor. owning JVR constructions. He is the chairman of J&VR College of pharmacy and also owns several engineering and medical colleges in and around Hyderabad city. Jai Reddy was born on 18 February 1962 in Nalgonda, India to Keshava Reddy where his father was headmaster in ZPHS Nalgonda Dist.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1962
  • Birth Place: Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Career: Real estate broker, Businessperson
  • Citizenship: India

M M Ahmad

Mirza Muzaffar Ahmad (February 28, 1913 – July 23, 2002), commonly known as MM Ahmad, was a Pakistani civil servant and a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. He was educated first at Government College, Lahore, and later at the University of London and the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. He joined the Indian Civil Service - the ICS - in 1939. Following Partition in 1947
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1913
  • Birth Place: Qadian, Punjab, India
  • Death Date: 23-Jul-2002
  • Citizenship: Pakistan

Shri Mohan Swarup

Shri Mohan Swarup (born 18 February 1918) was Member of Parliament in the second (1957), third (1962), fourth (1971) and fifth Lok Sabha on Praja Socialist Party's ticket and again for fifth term (1977) of Lok Sabha from Pilibhit Constituency on Indian National Congress's ticket. Shri Mohan Swarup was son of Kuwar Shambhu Shai, a prominent freedom fighter and social worker from Vill. Sahora.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1918
  • Birth Place: Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India

Ajay Varma

Ajay Varma (born February 18, 1963 in Alleppey, Kerala) was an Indian cricketer. He played as a bowler for Kerala during the 1980s. He was rated as one of the fastest bowler in his days in south India, he reigned terror in the kerala cricket circuit with sheer pace and was instrumental in State Bank of Travancore cricket team emerging as a reckoning force in South.
  • Birth Date: 18-Feb-1963
  • Citizenship: India