27 August in Indian and World History

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27 August in Indian and World History

27 August in Indian and World History is celebrated, observed, and remembered for various reasons.27 August is the birth anniversary of Sir Dorabji Jamsetji Tata, The Great Khali, and Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana.

27 August is also observed as the death anniversary of Mukesh Chand Mathur, and Hrishikesh Mukherjee.

Birth Anniversary

27 August in Indian history is celebrated as the birth anniversary of the following personalities:

Sir Dorabji Jamsetji Tata (1859 – 1933), the eldest son of Jamsetji Nausarwanji was born on 29 August 1859 in Bombay. The mother’s name was Hirabai. After studying at Bombay Preparatory School in 1875, he was sent to where he spent two years attending Gonville and Cayce College in Cambridge. Under the guidance of his capable and experienced father, he gained vast experience in Indian industry and trade. After the death of your father, you started fulfilling his unfulfilled dreams. After the death of his father Jamsetji Tata in 1904, he undertook to fulfill his father’s dreams. Most of the surveys of iron mines were completed under his direction. He became the first chairman of the Tata group and was chairman from 1908 to 1932. The Tatas began setting up the first large-scale ironworks in India in 1901 and were organized as the ‘Tata Iron and Steel Company’ in 1907. The Tata family became perhaps the most important private source of funding for technical education and scientific research in India. He Born on 27 August 1859.

The Great Khali, a professional wrestler who has worked in Hollywood and Bollywood films. He was the runner-up in the fourth edition of Bigg Boss. He has beaten wrestlers like Undertaker and Big Show many times. Before starting his professional wrestling career, he was an officer of Punjab State Police. He has also acted in four Hollywood films, two Bollywood films, and several television shows. Has been a professional wrestler of the world-famous WWE. He has competed with many big wrestlers like The Undertaker, John Cena, Kane, Big Show, etc. He Born on 27 August 1972 in Himachal Pradesh.

Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana, an Indian judge who is serving as the 48th and current Chief Justice of India. Previously, he was a Judge of the Supreme Court of India, Chief Justice of Delhi High Court. and the acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court. He has also served as the president of the Andhra Pradesh Judicial Academy. In October 2020, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy wrote to the Chief Justice of India, alleging that Ramana and his relatives had engaged in corruption in relation to the acquisition of land in Amravati, and was attempting to destabilize his government by allegedly influencing hearings and decisions in the Andhra Pradesh High Court. He asked the Chief Justice to investigate the matter and take appropriate action. He took Oath as 48th Chief Justice of India on 24 April 2021. The Oath was Administered by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan. He was Born on 27 August 1957 in Andhra Pradesh.

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Death Anniversary

27 August in Indian history is observed as the death anniversary of the following personalities:

Mukesh Chand Mathur (22 July 1923 – 27 August 1976), popularly known simply as Mukesh, was a prominent playback singer of Hindi cinema. Not only this, he made full arrangements for Riyaz for Mukesh. During this time Mukesh got the job of the lead artist in the Hindi film Innocent (1941). He got his first job as a playback singer in the 1945 film Pehli Nazar. The first song that Mukesh sang in a Hindi film was Dil Jalta Hai To Jalne De in which Motilal acted. The impact of Mukesh’s idol singer KL Sehgal is clearly visible in this song. In 1959, he received the Filmfare Award for Best Playback Singer for the song ‘Sab Kuch Sicha Humne Na Seekhi Hoshiyari’ from the film Anari. In 1974, Mukesh received the National Film Award for the song “Kai Baar Yun Bhi Dekha Hai” in the film Rajnigandha. He died on 27 August 1976.

Hrishikesh Mukherjee (30 September 1922 – 27 August 2006), noted in Hindi films as a filmmaker who, despite making serious films on very minor subjects, never ignored his entertainment side. did not do. This is the reason why his films like Satyakam, Ashirwad, Chupke-Chupke, and Anand are still very much liked. Most of Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s films are kept in the realm of family films as they portrayed the nuances of human relationships very well. Star actors and actresses like Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Sharmila Tagore, Jaya Bhaduri also forget their stardom and blend in with the characters in their films. He died on 27 August 2006.

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Notable events on 27 August in Indian and World history

27 August 1604 – The Adi Guru Granth Sahib was replaced in the Golden Temple of Amritsar.

27 August 1635 – Lope Félix de Vega Carpio a Spanish playwright, poet, and novelist who was a key figure in the Spanish Golden Age (1492–1659) of Baroque literature – died.

27 August 1865 – Charles Gates Dawes, an American banker, and Nobel Prize Laureate, was born.

27 August 1870 – The Shramjeevi Sangh was established as India’s first labor organization.

27 August 1874 – Carl Bosch a German chemist and Nobel Prize Laureate, was born.

27 August 1904 – Gladys Elphick a significant Australian Aboriginal woman with Kaurna and Ngadjuri heritage, was born.

27 August 1915 – Norman Ramsey Jr, a prominent American physicist, and Nobel Prize Laureate, was born.

27 August 1922 – Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar a renowned Colombian painter and sculptor who played a pioneering role in the development of abstract, minimalist, and Constructivist art in Colombia and across Latin America, was born.

27 August 1941 – Cesária Évora a celebrated Cape Verdean singer-songwriter, was born.

27 August 1949 Shoen Uemura – a prominent Japanese artist known for her exceptional skill – died.

27 August 1950 – On this day, in the history of the world of television, the BBC broadcast for the first time a site-based live broadcast. two to plan the broadcast.

27 August 1958 – Ernest Lawrence an American nuclear physicist and Nobel Prize Laureate, died.

27 August 1962 – NASA launched the Mariner 2 space mission on this day.

27 August 1976 – Major General G Ali Ram, the first woman general of the Indian Armed Forces, was appointed as the Director of the Military Nursing Service.

27 August 1976  Mukesh – an Indian playback singer – died.

27 August 1999 – Sonali Banerjee became India’s first woman marine engineer on this day.

27 August 1999 – India released Pakistani prisoners of war during the Kargil conflict.

27 August 2003 – The first six-party talks between the two countries of North and South Korea took place.

27 August 2003 – After a gap of 60 thousand years, Mars came closest to Earth.

27 August 2021 –  Edmond H. Fischer, a Swiss-American biochemist and Nobel Prize Laureate, died.

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