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15th Feb – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day

 

Find out what happened on the 15th of February in History. There are a lot many happenings which had taken place on this date in the pages of Indian History, here we have listed some of the very important events occur 15th of February

 

Randhir Kapoor (born 15 February 1947) is an Indian film actor, producer and director, who works in the Hindi film industry. He was an established actor of the 1970s and a two-time Filmfare Award nominee. Part of the Kapoor family, he is the son of actor–filmmaker Raj, grandson of actor Prithviraj and the brother of actor Rishi.

Meera Jasmine (born Jasmine Mary Joseph on 15 February 1982) is an Indian actress who appears in South Indian films, primarily Malayalam and Tamil films. She was a popular lead actress during the 2000s.

Ashutosh Gowariker (born 15 February 1964) is an Indian film director, actor, screenwriter and producer. He is known for directing films. His works include Lagaan (2001), Swades (2004), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), What’s Your Raashee? (2009), Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010) and Mohenjo Daro (2016).

Nusli Wadia is an Indian-born British Parsi businessman, entrepreneur and the chairman of the Wadia Group. He is a part of the prominent business Wadia family, through his father Neville, and the politically important Jinnah family, through his mother Dina.

Kavita Kaushik (born 15 February 1981) is an Indian actress. She made her television debut with Ekta Kapoor’s Kutumb. Kaushik is best known for her portrayal of Chandramukhi Chautala on SAB TV sitcom F.I.R., a role which established her career in the Indian television industry, and made her a household name.

 

Notable Moments

 

1945 Indian troops capture Pagan at Burma.

1967 Fourth General Election of Lok Sabha begins.

1976 The Division of Publication & Information was established in I.C.M.R. Headquarters.

1992 Kesri Publications started the first Indian newspaper in `Brail’ lipi (language).

1997 Conference of Inter-Parliamentary Union in New Delhi.