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March 17 famous birthdays in India

Kalpana Chawla

Kalpana Chawla was an Indian-American astronaut who, was a mission specialist on the space shuttle Columbia. She first flew on the Columbia in 1997 as a mission specialist and primary robotic arm operator. Chawla was one of seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster. Chawla completed her earlier schooling at Tagore Public School
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1962
  • Birth Place: Karnal, Haryana, India
  • Death Date: 01-Feb-2003
  • Career: Scientist, Engineer, Mechanical engineer, Aerospace Engineer, Astronaut, Aviator
  • Citizenship: United States of America

Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal is an Indian Khel Ratna badminton player currently ranked 5 in the world by Badminton World Federation. Saina is supported by the Olympic Gold Quest. Saina is the first Indian woman to reach the singles quarterfinals at the Olympics and the first Indian to win the World Junior Badminton Championships. Saina Nehwal made history on June 21, 2009
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1990
  • Birth Place: Hisar, Haryana, India

Sharman Joshi

Sharman Joshi is an Indian film and theatre actor. He has worked on various stage productions in English, Hindi, Marathi and Gujarati languages. However, he is mostly known for his work in Hindi films. He made his acting debut in Godmother (1999). He made his debut as a co-lead actor in the Hindi film Style (2001), this was followed by supporting roles in hit films like,
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1979
  • Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Career: Actor, Singer, Presenter, Playback Singer
  • Citizenship: India

Puneet Rajkumar

Puneeth Rajkumar is an Indian film actor who acts in Kannada films and the youngest son of Kannada superstar Dr Rajkumar and the younger brother of leading KFI star Shivaraj Kumar. As a child artist, he appeared in 12 films. He won the National Film Award for Best Child Artist for the film Bettada Hoovu in 1986. After having appeared in films as a child actor in the 1980s
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1975
  • Birth Place: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Career: Actor, Singer
  • Citizenship: India

Prithviraj Chavan

Prithviraj Chavan Chief Minister of Maharashtra. The Indian National Congress selected him to be the successor of Ashok Chavan. He was a Member of the Parliament of India representing Maharashtra in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament. He was the Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office.
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1946
  • Birth Place: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Career: Politician

Manohar Aich

Manohar Aich is an Indian bodybuilder. He was born in Comilla District (now in Bangladesh) in a remote village named Dhamti. He won the 1952 Mr. Universe - Group III championship. He is also a three-time Asian Games gold medalist in body building. Being only 4 feet 11 inches (approximately 1.50 m) tall, he was given the name "Pocket Hercules"
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1912
  • Birth Place: Comilla District, Bangladesh
  • Citizenship: India


Jaggesh is an India Kannada film industry, known for the comedy roles he portrays in his movies. He has acted in movies such asSuper Nan Maga and Tharle Nan Maga. Jaggesh has a big fan following and is popularly referred to by his fans as Navarasa Nayaka. Jaggesh is a in the early 80's by playing minor roles.
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1963
  • Birth Place: Tumkur, Karnataka, India
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

Shweta Bachchan-Nanda

Shweta Bachchan-Nanda is the daughter of Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan and sister to Abhishek Bachchan. Shweta married industrialist Nikhil Nanda, the son of Ritu Nanda (daughter of Raj Kapoor) and Rajan Nanda on February 16, 1997 at Prateeksha, her parents' home. She now resides in Delhi with her husband. They have two children, Navya Naveli
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1974
  • Birth Place: India, , India
  • Citizenship: India

D. V. Gundappa

Devanahalli Venkataramanaiah Gundappa popularly known as DVG, was a prominent Kannada writer and a philosopher. He is renowned for Manku Thimmana Kagga, a collection of verses. DVG was born in the year 1887 in Mulbagal/Mulabagilu taluk of Kolar district in the Indian state of Karnataka.
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1887
  • Birth Place: Mulbagal, Karnataka, India
  • Career: Philosopher

Abhishek Avasthi

Abhishek Avasthi is an Indian actor, choreographer, dancer and model. Abhishek Avasthi was born in Kanpur, India. He currently lives in Mumbai, India. He came to Mumbai to become an actor. He, along with Rakhi Sawant, an Indian model and actress participated in the third season of Nach Baliye, a reality television, dance competition on the Star Plus television channel.
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1982
  • Birth Place: Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Career: Actor, Model, Choreography, Dancer
  • Citizenship: India


Purohita Thirunarayana Narasimhachar (Kannada: ಪುರೋಹಿತ ತಿರುನಾರಾಯಣ ನರಸಿಂಹಾಚಾರ) (17 March 1905 – 23 October 1998), commonly known as PuTiNa, was a playwright and poet of the Kannada language. Along with, Kuvempu and D. R. Bendre, he forms the well-known trio of Kannada Navodaya poets. He is a Sahitya Akademi fellow and the winner of the Pampa Award given by the Government of Karnataka in 1991
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1905
  • Birth Place: Melkote, Karnataka, India
  • Death Date: 23-Oct-1998
  • Career: Poet, Writer
  • Citizenship: India

Amitava Kumar

Amitava Kumar is an Indian writer and journalist who is currently Professor of English on the Helen D. Lockwood Chair at Vassar College. Kumar was born in the city of Arrah in the Indian state of Bihar on 17 March 1963. He grew up close to his birthplace in Patna, also in Bihar. There he spent his formative years at St Michael's High School. In India, Kumar earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1963
  • Birth Place: Bihar, India
  • Career: Author
  • Citizenship: India

Tej Singh Prabhakar Bahadur

Tej Singh Prabhakar KCSI was the last ruling Maharaja of Alwar. A remotely related cousin of the previous ruler, Sir Jai Singh, he was selected by the British to rule Alwar, as Sir Jai Singh had been deposed by them for gross misconduct and cruelty. Although Sir Tej (he had been knighted in 1943) proved to be a far more effective and popular ruler than had Sir
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1911
  • Death Date: 15-Feb-2009
  • Citizenship: India

Amit Dolawat

Amit Dolawat born on 17 March, is an Indian actor. He has done some quite a bit of television shows along with a music video and a short film "pita"
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1980
  • Birth Place: India, , India
  • Career: Actor
  • Citizenship: India

K. Balakrishnan

Kesavan Balakrishnan was a politician, writer and editor. He was born to Sri. C. Kesavan, former Chief Minister of the Travancore-Cochin state and Smt Vasanthi. Balakrishnan was one of the founding leaders of the Revolutionary Socialist Party in Kerala. He was elected as an MLA to the Travancore-Cochin State Assembly in 1954 from the constituency of Trivandrum
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1925
  • Birth Place: Mayyanad, , India

Derrick Pereira

Derrick Pereira is a Indian association football manager and former player, who has managed Indian I-League side Pune FC since 2009. He is currently the club's longest serving manager. Pereira began his long lived playing career, moving to two different Indian clubs in the space of three years, the last of which being Salgaocar SC in 1985.
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1962
  • Birth Place: Goa, India
  • Career: Coach

A. V. Ilango

A. V. Ilango is an Indian painter. He was born in Gobichettipalayam, a town in Tamil Nadu. The rural background has left an indelible impression in his formative years. In India, art, culture, religion and rituals are interwoven in daily life. There is a very fine line that separates Indian aesthetics and Hindu rituals. In traditional visual and performing arts, symbolism
  • Birth Date: 17-Mar-1950
  • Citizenship: India