14th September – What Happened Today In History? | On This Day In History


What Happened Today In History?

Find out what happened on 14th September 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 occurred on 14th September .

  • Ayushmann Khurrana is an Indian television anchor and actor. He has been a well-known TV presenter on Indian Television and has recently entered Indian Film Industry with the popular film Vicky Donor. Ayushmann Khurrana is a native of Chandigarh. He studied at St. John’s High School and DAV College in Chandigarh. He majored in English Literature and has done Masters in Mass Communication.
  • Madhavi is an Indian film actress. She played the heroine role for 17 years in seven languages: Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Oriya, Bengali, and Hindi. She was very popular among Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi film fields. She has acted in more than 300 films. Madhavi was born in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India to Sasirekha and Govinda Swamy.
  • Gopaldas Parmanand Sippy (14 September 1914 British India – 25 December 2007 India) was a Bollywood movie producer and director. He was of Sindhi Hindu descent. He is known for several popular Bollywood blockbusters such as Seeta Aur Geeta (1972), Shaan (1980), Saagar (1985), Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman and his magnum opus, Sholay (along with his son Ramesh Sippy).
  • Tarun Bose was an Indian film actor, active in Bollywood during the 1960s and 1970s. He starred in at least 41 films between 1957 and 1974 and gained a reputation for playing middle class professional figures, particularly doctors and occasionally judges or lawyers. Bose made his film debut in 1957 in the Asit Sen film, Apradhi Kaun?, which also starred Mala Sinha and Abhi Bhattacharya.
  • Manisha Gulyani (born September 14) is a Kathak dancer from Jaipur. She began her training in Jaipur Kathak Kendra under the guidance of Dr. Shashi Sankhla. Presently, she is enhancing her Kathak skills under her Guru PT. GIRDHARI MAHARAJ. A post graduate in Indian Classical Dance. A regular performer and eminent Kathak Exponent. She has performed Nationally and Internationally.

Death anniversaries on 14th September:

  • Juliet Anne Prowse (September 25, 1936 – September 14, 1996) was a South African dancer, whose four-decade career included stage, television and film. Prowse was born in Bombay, India and brought up in South Africa. She began studying dance at the age of four. In her early twenties she was dancing at a club in Paris when she was spotted by a talent agent.
  • Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay (Bengali: তারাশঙ্কর বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়) (24 July 1898 -14 September 1971) was one of the leading Bengali novelists. He wrote 65 novels, 53 story-books, 12 plays, 4 essay-books, 4 autobiographies and 2 travel stories. A notable man of wisdom, he was awarded Rabindra Puraskar, Sahitya Akademi award, Jnanpith Award, and Padma Bhushan.
  • Harishchandra Madhavrao Birajdar{मराठी: हरिश्‍चंद्र माधवराव बिराजदार} (June 5, 1950 – September 14, 2011) was a wrestler and wrestling coach from India. He was a Gold Medallist in the 1970 British Commonwealth Games. He was also known as the coach of National Games winners. Birajdar was born in Ramling Mudgad Tal in Nilanga in the Latur, district n the state of Maharashtra in India.
  • Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Evelyn Ridley Bradford, 2nd Baronet (16 April 1869 – 14 September 1914) was a British Army officer and English cricketer. Bradford was educated at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst and was commissioned into the Seaforth Highlanders in 1888. Commanding the 2nd Battalion in the First World War, he was killed in action near Bucy-le-Long, Picardy in France on 14 September 1914.

Notable Events: 

  • 1774 – Bentik, first Governor General of India, was born.
  • 1803 – Lord Lake was captured Delhi.
  • 1868 – Swami Virjanand, Sanskrit grammar litterateur and master, passed away at the age of 90.
  • 1893 – Celebration of ‘Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav’ (Festival of Lord Ganesha) started.