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9th March - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 9th March in the history of India. Major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays and death anniversaries on this day.

Famous Birthdays on 9th March

  • 1997 - Darsheel Safary is an Indian television and film actor. Safary made his film debut with the leading role of a student with learning disorder in Aamir Khan's directorial debut, the critically acclaimed drama Taare Zameen Par, for which he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor.
  • 1985 – Parthiv Patel, Indian cricketer
  • 1982 - Mashhoor Amrohi is an Indian film Actor/Director, who has worked predominantly in Bollywood . Mashhoor Amrohi's previous film to hit the theatres was Humsey Hai Jahaan in the year 2008.
  • 1972 - Sushant Singh is an Indian film, character actor, television actor and presenter known for his works predominantly in Hindi cinema. He made his film debut in 1998 with Ram Gopal Varma's Satya.
  • 1970 – Naveen Jindal, Indian businessman and politician.
  • 1956 – Shashi Tharoor, Indian politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs
  • 1951 - Ustad Zakir Hussain is an Indian tabla virtuoso, composer, percussionist, music producer, film actor and eldest son of legendary tabla player Ustad Allah Rakha. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1988, and the Padma Bhushan in 2002, by the Government of India presented by President Abdul Kalam.
  • 1931 - Karan Singh is an Indian politician, philanthropist and poet. He belongs to Dogra dynasty; is the son of Maharaja Hari Singh, and was born in Cannes, France. From 1947 he worked closely, as a teenager, with Jawaharlal Nehru, and Sardar Patel during the founding of the Republic of India, and in 1967 became the youngest ever union cabinet minister in the government of Indira Gandhi. He was the Prince regent of Jammu and Kashmir till 1952.

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