On This Day 12 December

Important Days

Important Events

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1925 – Dattu Phadkar, Indian cricketer (d. 1985)

1940 – Sharad Pawar, Indian politician, Indian Minister of Agriculture

1950 – Rajinikanth, Indian actor

1981 – Yuvraj Singh, Indian cricketer

Death/ Death Anniversary

2005 – Ramanand Sagar, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1917)

1964 – Maithili Sharan Gupt, Indian poet and playwright (b. 1866)

2012 – Nityanand Swami, Indian lawyer and politician, 1st Chief Minister of Uttarakhand (b. 1927)

2015 – Sharad Anantrao Joshi, Indian farmer and politician (b. 1935)