1937 – Celebrated film actor Harikrishna Giri Goswami better known as Manoj’Bharat’ Kumar was born. Manoj Kumar has carved an image as a Patriotic hero. His film Upkaar (1968) won the National Film Award for Best Movie and Best Director. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1992.
1945 – Chairman of Wipro Ltd. Azim Hashim Premji was born. Premji is the third richest Indian and 41st in the world, according to Forbes. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2005 and Padma Vibhushan in 2011.
1980 – Youngest Indian Member Of Parliament Agatha Sangma was born. She is currently the Minister Of State for Rural Development.