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August 20 famous birthdays in India

Randeep Hooda

Randeep Singh Hooda is an Indian actor who works in Bollywood films, best known for his work in the movies Risk, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster and the latest Jannat 2. Hooda was born in a Jat family in the village of Jassia in Rohtak district of Haryana. His mother, Asha Hooda, is a social worker and his father, Dr. Ranbir Hooda, is a surgeon by Career. When he was eight... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1976
  • Birth Place: Rohtak, Haryana, India
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

Rajiv Gandhi

Rajiv Ratna Gandhi /ˈrɑːdʒiːv ˈɡɑːndiː/ ( pronunciation (help·info); 20 August 1944 – 21 May 1991) was the sixth Prime Minister of India (1984–1989). He took office after his mother's assassination on 31 October 1984; he himself was assassinated on 21 May 1991. He became the youngest Prime Minister of India when he took office at the age of 40. Rajiv Gandhi was the eldest son of Indira and Feroze ... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1944
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Death Date: 21-May-1991
  • Career: Politician
  • Citizenship: India

N. R. Narayana Murthy

Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy, better known as N. R. Narayana Murthy, is an Indian industrialist and software engineer. He and six other engineers co-founded Infosys in 1981. Murthy served as CEO from 1981 to 2002. From 2002 to 2011, he served as the Chairman. In 2011, he stepped down from the board and became Chairman Emeritus. Born in Mysore, Karnataka on 20 August 1946, Murthy graduated with... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1946
  • Birth Place: Karnataka, India
  • Citizenship: India

Amrita Puri

Amrita Puri is an Indian actress and model who mainly appears on stage and in Bollywood films. She is the daughter of Aditya Puri, Managing Director of HDFC Bank. She resides in Mumbai, India. She was born in 1983. After completing her post-graduation, Puri started her career through writing and doing theatre, with her first play being Quasar Thakore Padamsee's English play View From The Stage and... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1983
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

Swapna Madhuri

Madhumitha (born Swapna Madhuri on August 20, 1981) is an Indian actress, who has appeared in films in various South Indian industries, frequently in Tamil and Telugu films. She is probably best known for her roles in Puttintiki Ra Chelli, Kudaikul Mazhai, Aanivaer and Arai En 305-il Kadavul. Madhumitha started her acting career under her birth name Swapna Madhuri with the 2002 Telugu film Sandade... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1981
  • Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

Rajendra K. Pachauri

Rajendra Kumar Pachauri (born 20 August 1940) has served as the chairperson of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) since 2002, which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 during his tenure. He has also been the director general of TERI, a research and policy organization in India, and chancellor of TERI University; besides being the chairman of the governing council of the Nat... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1940
  • Birth Place: Nainital, Uttarakhand, India
  • Career: Scientist, Economist, Engineer, Professor
  • Citizenship: India


Abu'l Muzaffar Muin ud-din Muhammad Shah Farrukh-siyar Alim Akbar Sani Wala Shan Padshah-i-bahr-u-bar [Shahid-i-Mazlum] (or Farrukhsiyar, 20 August 1685 – 19 April 1719) was the Mughal emperor between 1713 and 1719. Noted as a handsome ruler he was easily swayed by his advisers, he lacked the ability, knowledge and character to rule independently. His reign witnessed the primacy of the Sayyid Brot... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1685
  • Birth Place: Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Tania Sachdev

Tania Sachdev (born 20 August 1986 in Delhi) is an Indian chess player, who holds the titles of International Master and Woman Grandmaster. Tania was introduced to the game by her mother Anju in a bid to channel her restless energy into something constructive. Tania soon developed a liking for the game and, realising she was good, her parents decided to provide her with Careeral training. A Vi... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1986
  • Birth Place: Delhi, India
  • Citizenship: India

S.L. Bhyrappa

Santeshivara Lingannaiah Bhyrappa (Kannada: ಸಂತೇಶಿವರ ಲಿಂಗಣ್ಣಯ್ಯ ಭೈರಪ್ಪ) (born August 20, 1931), is a Kannada novelist, whose works are immensely popular both within and beyond Karnataka. Bhyrappa is widely regarded as one of India's foremost modern-day writers. His novels are unique in terms of theme, structure, and characterization. He has been among the top selling authors of Kannada, Hindi and ... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1931
  • Birth Place: Hassan district, Karnataka
  • Career: Professor, Writer, Novelist
  • Citizenship: India

Sindhura Gadde

Sindhura Gadde is an actress and former Femina Miss India World who also made to the semi-finals of Miss World Pageant in 2005. Sindhura Gadde was born on 20 August 1984 in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. She was raised by her grandparents in Vijayawada, while her parents were working abroad in New Zealand. When she was 10 years old, she moved to New Zealand. After completing her studies in New... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1981
  • Birth Place: India, , India
  • Career: Model

Chandrakant Bakshi

Chandrakant Keshavlal Bakshi (Gujarati: ચંદ્રકાંત કેશવલાલ બક્ષી) (August 20, 1932 – March 25, 2006) was a Gujarati author. He was a son of Keshavlal and Chanchalbahen. He completed his primary education at Palanpur. Fans also address him as "Bakshi" or "Bakshibaabu". He completed his M.A. in History and Bachelor of Laws from Calcutta. He was the Sheriff of Mumbai in the 1990s. He is author of 178 ... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1932
  • Career: Writer
  • Citizenship: India

Quasar Padamsee

Quasar Thakore Padamsee (born 20 August 1978) is an Indian stage actor turned theatre director. Both his parents Alyque Padamsee and Dolly Thakore are renowned stage actors. His mother was a casting director for the Academy Award winning film Gandhi in 1982. His father played the role of Jinnah in the same movie. He studied English Literature at St. Xavier's College in Mumbai. Though he started hi... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1978
  • Citizenship: India

Esha Kansara

Esha Kansara (Hindi: एषा कंसारा ;born Esha Rameshbhai Kansara on 20 August 1992). is an Indian television actress, model, television presenter and dancer. She is well known for playing the female protagonist role of Devki Shah Virani in Colors Mukti Bandhan. Before studying in Hiramani School, Ahmedabad, she studied in Amrit Jyoti School. She is currently studying commerce at Mithibai College. She... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1992
  • Birth Place: Gujarat, India
  • Career: Actor, Model, Presenter, Dancer
  • Citizenship: India

Jyoti Sarup

Jyoti Sarup (born 20 August 1954 in New Delhi) is a National Award winning Indian film/serial director and producer. An engineer by education, he received a Diploma from NSD and FTII for Acting. He came to Mumbai (then Bombay) in 1978 to become an actor. Not belonging to a film background, he had to start from scratch. He started off as a Chief Assistant Director to Late Mr. Ramanand Sagar. After ... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1954
  • Career: Film Director
  • Citizenship: India

Qamar-ud-din Khan, Asif Jah I

Mir Qamar-ud-din Khan Siddiqi (20 August 1671 – 1 June 1748) was a Mughal nobleman the founder of the Asaf Jahi dynasty. He established the Hyderabad state, and ruled it from 1720 to 1748. He is also known by his titles Chin Qilich Khan (awarded by Aurangzeb in 1690-91), Nizam-ul-Mulk (awarded by Farrukhsiyar in 1713) and Asaf Jah (awarded by Muhammad Shah in 1725). He was born to Parents, Ghazi u... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1671
  • Birth Place: Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Death Date: 01-Jun-1748

M. P. Shankar

M.P. Shankar (Kannada: ಮ್. ಪ. ಶಂಕರ್) (20 August 1935 – 17 July 2008) was a veteran Kannada film actor. He acted in films like Satya Harishchandra as "Veera Baahu", Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu, Ratnamanjari etc. He produced the film Gandhada Gudi starring Rajkumar. He died on 17 July 2008 in Mysore. Shankar became famous for his rich voice and strong build. He dominated the villain space in the Kannada f... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1935
  • Death Date: 17-Jul-2008
  • Career: Actor, Film Producer, Film Director
  • Citizenship: India

Julia Strachey

Julia Strachey (August, 1901–1979) was an English writer, born in Allahabad, India, where her father, Oliver Strachey, the elder brother of Lytton Strachey, was a civil servant. Her mother, Ruby, was of Swiss-German origin. For most of Julia's life she lived in England, where she worked as a model at Poiret, as a photographer and as a publisher's reader, before she embarked upon a career in novel-... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1901
  • Birth Place: Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Gostha Pal

Gostha Behari Pal (August 20, 1896 – April 8, 1976; Bengali: গোষ্ঠ পাল) was an Indian Careeral football player. He was born in Bhojeswar, Faridpore, Bengal Presidency (currently located in Bangladesh). He moved to Kolkata when he was an infant and lived there till his very last days. He started playing for Kumartuli A.C. aged 11, and joined Mohun Bagan at the age of 16. In 1921, Gostho Pal was... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1896
  • Birth Place: Faridpur District, Bangladesh
  • Death Date: 08-Apr-1976
  • Citizenship: India

B. Padmanabham

Basavaraju Venkata Padmanabha Rao (20 August 1931 – 20 February 2010), popularly known as Padmanabham, was a Tollywood actor known for his comedian roles. He was also a film producer and director. He was born to Santham and Basavaraju Venkata Seshaiah in Simhadripuram, Pulivendula, Kadapa. Padmanabham was essentially a theater artist, although he also found success in films. He co-founded a theatr... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1931
  • Birth Place: Simhadripuram, , India
  • Death Date: 20-Feb-2010
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

Kashinath Trimbak Telang

Kashinath Trimbak Telang (August 20, 1850 in Bombay–September 1, 1893 in Bombay) was an Indologist and Indian judge at Bombay High Court. By Career an advocate of the high court, he also took a vigorous share in literary, social, municipal and political work, as well as in the affairs of the University of Bombay, over which he presided as vice-chancellor from 1892 until his death. At the age o... 
  • Birth Date: 20-Aug-1850
  • Death Date: 01-Sep-1893
  • Career: Judge
  • Citizenship: India