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27th September - A Day in the life of India

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27th September in the History of India
  • 2019 - NASA shares images of Vikram's landing site taken by its Orbiter Reconnaissance, said maybe the lander is hiding under shadows, as the Orbiter was taking images during the dusk time, NASA will reattempt to take some more images in October 2019 when it's favourable in a good light.
  • 2019 - Dr Kafeel Khan, who was suspended after the death of 63 infants due to encephalitis at Baba Raghav Das Hospital (BRD Hospital), Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, has been absolved of all charges on 27th September 2019, the court instead praised him for saving lives. Dr Kafeel had to spent around 9 months in jail due to this false charge by UP Govt.
  • 2019 - PM Modi Quoted Ancient Tamil Poet Kaniyan Pungundranar At UN Meet. The quote says - "Yaadhum Oore Yaavarum Kelir (யாதும் ஊரே யாவரும் கேளிர் )", which loosely translates to "We belong to all places, and to everyone". Kaniyan Pungundranar lived during the Sangam age between 6th Century BCE and 1st Century CE. He was born and brought up in Mahibalanpatti, a village panchayat in Tamil Nadu's Sivaganga district.
Birthdays on 27th September
  • 1932 - Yash Raj Chopra was born on 27th September 1932, was an Indian director and film producer who worked in Hindi films. He was the founding chairman of the film production and distribution company Yash Raj Films.
  • 1946 - Ravi Chopra was an Indian film producer and director. Ravi directed the highly successful television serial Mahabharat, which aired during 1988-1990.
  • 1953 – Mata Amritanandamayi, Indian guru and saint, better known as Amma, is a Hindu spiritual leader, guru and humanitarian, who is revered as a saint by her followers.
  • 1981 – Lakshmipathy Balaji, Indian cricketer
Deaths this day:
  • 1833 – Ram Mohan Roy, Indian humanitarian and reformer (b. 1772)
  • 1972 – S. R. Ranganathan, Indian mathematician, librarian, and academic (b. 1892)
  • 2012 – Sanjay Surkar, Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1959)
  • 2015 – Syed Ahmed, Indian author and politician, 16th Governor of Manipur (b. 1945)
  • 2015 – Kallen Pokkudan, Indian activist and author (b. 1937)
  • 2018 – Kavita Mahajan, Indian author and translator (b.1967)
  • 2018 – Manoharsinhji Pradyumansinhji, Indian nobleman and politician

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