Births Dilip Kumar (actor/producer) – 11th December – 1922
Births Dev Anand (actor/director/producer) – 26th September – 1923
Important Events India’s first full-length, totally indigenous story film, Raja Harishchandra (Silent, 1913), is made by Dada Saheb D.G. Phalke. Supported by his devoted wife Saraswati, D.G. Pha
Important Events Feature film production in India begins with Dada Saheb R.G. Torney’s – Pundalik (Silent, 1912), a devotional subject adapted from a popular stage play. For decades Indian
Important Events Dadasaheb Phalke attends a screening of The Life of Christ at P. B. Mehta’s America-India Cinema.
Important Events The Amateur Dramatic Association is started in Bangalore, associated with playwright T. P. Kailasam and stage actor-director Ballari Raghava, bringing modernism to Kannada theatre. Pe