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Manushi Chhillar
(Actress)
Manushi Chhillar
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Birthdate: May 14, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus

Manushi Chhillar is an Indian actress and model. Chhillar achieved popularity in 2017 when she won the Miss World pageant, becoming only the sixth Indian to win the pageant. After winning the pageant, Chhillar went on to sign a three-film contract with the popular production company Yash Raj Films. She has also modeled for popular brands like Fashion Big Bazaar.

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Neeraj Chopra
(Indian Javelin Thrower & Olympic Gold Medalist)
Neeraj Chopra
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 24, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Indian javelin sensation Neeraj Chopra created history by becoming the second Indian individual Olympic gold medalist and the first from the track-and-field category. Once an obese kid, he took up sports to lose weight. Now a glamor icon, too, he has bagged several modeling offers and a Vogue cover, too.

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Sandeep Singh
(Indian Professional Field Hockey Player)
Sandeep Singh
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 27, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces

Sandeep Singh is an Indian field hockey player who led the Indian team in the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup where his team defeated Malaysia in the finals. Singh also helped his team win a silver medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. He was honored with the prestigious Arjuna Award in 2010. His life inspired the 2018 biographical film Soorma.

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Rajkummar Rao
(Film actor)
Rajkummar Rao
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Birthdate: August 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Arvind Kejriwal
(Chief Minister of Delhi (2013-14, Since 2015))
Arvind Kejriwal
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 16, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Indian politician Arvind Kejriwal is the incumbent chief minister of Delhi and the founder of the Aam Aadmi Party. The Ramon Magsaysay Award-winning leader is an IIT-KGP alumnus and was initially a joint commissioner of income tax with the IRS. His book Swaraj highlights burning issues such as corruption.
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Vijender Singh
(Professional Boxer and the First Indian Boxer to Win an Olympic Medal)
Vijender Singh
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 29, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio

Indian star boxer Vijender Singh has won several medals for his country, including a bronze at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The son of a bus driver, he had started training in boxing to improve his family’s financial condition. He had an unbeaten run till he eventually lost to Russia’s Artysh Lopsan in 2021.

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Mahavir Singh Phogat
(Indian Amateur Wrestler, Coach and Politician)
Mahavir Singh Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
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Sudhir Chaudhary
(Indian Media Personality and Journalist)
Sudhir Chaudhary
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Birthdate: June 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini

Sudhir Chaudhary is an Indian media personality and journalist. He is the current consulting editor of the popular Hindi-language news channel, Aaj Tak. Previously, he held important positions in WION, Zee News, and Zee Business. In 2013, Chaudhary was honored with the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award for hosting an exceptional interview with the friend of a gang-rape victim.

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Manoj Kumar
(Actor)
Manoj Kumar
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Birthdate: July 24, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Bajrang Punia
(Indian Freestyle Wrestler)
Bajrang Punia
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Vinesh Phogat
(Indian Wrestler)
Vinesh Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 25, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Dhruv Rathee
(Indian YouTuber who has 6 million subscribers and 643 million overall views.)
Dhruv Rathee
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: October 8, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Geeta Phogat
(Indian Freestyle Wrestler)
Geeta Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
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Sangita Phogat
(Indian Wrestler)
Sangita Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 5, 1998
Sun Sign: Pisces
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Rohit Sardana
(News Anchor)
Rohit Sardana
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Birthdate: September 22, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 30, 2021
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Vivek Dahiya
(Actor)
Vivek Dahiya
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Birthdate: November 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Subhash Chandra
(Businessperson)
Subhash Chandra
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
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Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
(Film director, Screenwriter)
Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
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Birthdate: March 22, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: June 1, 1987
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Krishna Poonia
(Indian Discus Thrower, Track-And-Field Athlete and Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly)
Krishna Poonia
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 5, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus

Padma Shri- and Arjuna Award-winning discus thrower Krishna Poonia created history when she became the first Indian discus thrower to qualify for the Olympic finals. Apart from a Commonwealth gold, she also has two Asian Games bronze medals in her kitty. She is now a Congress Party MLA.

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Babita Kumari
(Indian Wrestler)
Babita Kumari
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Sanjeev Kapoor
(Chef)
Sanjeev Kapoor
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Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: April 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
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Sakshi Malik
(Indian Freestyle Wrestler)
Sakshi Malik
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Vikram Kumar
(Film director)
Vikram Kumar
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Birthdate: 1975 AD
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Priyanka Phogat
(Indian Freestyle Wrestler)
Priyanka Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 12, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
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Ritu Phogat
(Indian Mixed Martial Artist)
Ritu Phogat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 2, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Sardara Singh
(Indian Former Professional Field Hockey Player and Captain of the Indian National Team)
Sardara Singh
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 15, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer

Sardara Singh is an Indian retired field hockey player who captained the men's national team from 2008 to 2016. In 2014, he helped his team win the gold medal at the Asian Games in Incheon. He also won the gold medal at the 2017 Asia Cup in Dhaka. In 2015, Sardara Singh was honored with the prestigious Padma Shri Award.

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Manu Bhaker
(Indian Sport shooter)
Manu Bhaker
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 18, 2002
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
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Sumit Nagal
(Indian Professional Tennis Player)
Sumit Nagal
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 16, 1997
Sun Sign: Leo

Sumit Nagal is an Indian tennis player best known for his effort at the 2015 Wimbledon Championships where he won the boys' doubles title along with Vietnamese player Lý Hoàng Nam, becoming only the sixth Indian to win a junior Grand Slam. Nagal has been a regular member of India's Davis Cup squad since 2018. 

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Neeraj Goyat
(Indian Professional Boxer)
Neeraj Goyat
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 11, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio

The first from his country to make it to the WBC world rankings, Indian boxer Neeraj Goyat was initially interested in athletics but later switched to boxing. The three-time WBC Asia champion has also appeared as a boxer in the Hindi film Toofan starring Farhan Akhtar.

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Kavita Devi
(Indian Professional Wrestler)
Kavita Devi
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 19, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Rani Rampal
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Rani Rampal
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 4, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Born to a cart-puller in Haryana, Rani Rampal became the youngest player of the Indian squad to have ever participated in the Hockey World Cup. Later, she led the team as its captain and scored an Asia Cup victory after 13 years. The Padma Shri awardee has also coached for SAI.

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Ritu Rani
(Indian Field Hockey Player Who Plays as a Halfback)
Ritu Rani
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 29, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Ritu Rani is an Indian hockey player who served as the captain of the women's national team from 2011 to 2017. Rani led the team to the 2016 Summer Olympics, becoming the first player to lead the Indian team in the Olympics after 36 years. In 2016, Ritu Rani was honored with the prestigious Arjuna Award.

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Sitaram Panchal
(Actor)
Sitaram Panchal
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Birthdate: 1963 AD
Died: August 10, 2017
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Manoj Kumar
(Indian Boxer)
Manoj Kumar
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Apart from winning 2 Commonwealth medals, including a gold, Indian boxer Manoj Kumar has also won a host of other medals, such as 2 Asian Championship medals. Born to an army official in a remote village in Haryana, he was initially interested in athletics but later switched to boxing.

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Manish Kaushik
(Indian Boxer)
Manish Kaushik
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 11, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Indian Army officer Manish Kaushik was born to a farmer in a remote village in Haryana and had decided to train in boxing to support his family someday. He ended up winning a Commonwealth silver and a World Championship bronze. He made his first Olympic appearance in the Tokyo 2020 games.

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Sanjeev Rajput
(Indian Sport Shooter)
Sanjeev Rajput
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 5, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Abhishek Verma
(Indian Sport Shooter)
Abhishek Verma
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 1, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Navjot Kaur
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Navjot Kaur
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 7, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces

The daughter of a mechanic from Haryana, Navjot Kaur was encouraged to take up hockey by her father and started training in sixth grade. She is best known for being part of the 2017 Asian Cup gold-winning squad and has two Asian Games medals in her kitty, too.

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Hawa Singh
(Indian Heavyweight Boxer)
Hawa Singh
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 16, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: August 14, 2000

Indian Army captain Hawa Singh was a legendary Indian boxer who is remembered for his two Asian Games gold medals in the heavyweight category. He also created history by winning the National Championship 11 times consecutively. He also coached legends such as Vijender Singh but died shortly before receiving the Dronacharya Award.

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Savita Punia
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Savita Punia
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer

Savita Punia is an Indian hockey player who represents the national team as a goalkeeper. Punia helped her team win the bronze and the silver medals at the 2014 and 2018 Asian Games in Incheon and Jakarta respectively. Her stellar performance in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo earned her the nickname Great Wall of India.  

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Mamta Kharab
(Indian Field hockey player)
Mamta Kharab
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 26, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius

Mamta Kharab is an Indian former field hockey player and former captain of the women's national team. At the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, Kharab helped the Indian team win the gold medal by scoring the winning goal in the finals against England. Mamta Kharab served as the model for Komal Chautala's character in the 2007 film Chak De India.

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Mamta Sodha
(Handball Player, Mountaineer)
Mamta Sodha
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 1, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
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Jasjeet Kaur Handa
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Jasjeet Kaur Handa
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Jasjeet Kaur Handa is the second player from her hometown, Shahabad, to win the prestigious Arjuna Award. Apart from an Asia Cup gold, she also has an Asian Games bronze to her credit. She is known to be an aggressive striker and is often considered a match winner.

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Suman Bala
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Suman Bala
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Hailing from the small town of Shahabad in Haryana, Suman Bala eventually went on to become the vice-captain of the Indian national women’s hockey team. Apart from a Junior Asia Cup hat-trick against Taiwan, she also boasts of a Commonwealth and an Asia Cup gold.

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Surinder Kaur
(Indian Field Hockey Player)
Surinder Kaur
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer

Hailing from a poor family in Shahabad in Haryana, Indian hockey player Surinder Kaur was once rejected by the Indian selectors for her low haemoglobin levels. She made a comeback by working hard on her fitness and now has a hockey Asia Cup gold in her kitty.

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Deepika Thakur
(Indian Field Hockey Player Who Plays as a Defender)
Deepika Thakur
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius

Deepika Thakur is an Indian hockey player who plays as a defender in the national team. Deepika, who has represented India on over 200 occasions, is currently the highest capped player in the team. At the 2014 and 2018 Asian Games, Thakur helped her team win the bronze and silver medals respectively. In 2020, she was honored with Arjuna Award.

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Sunny Chopra
(TikTok Star)
Sunny Chopra
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Birthdate: November 8, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
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Thakur Kashish Pundir
(Reality Star as Winner of the15th Season of MTV Roadies Xtreme)
Thakur Kashish Pundir
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Birthdate: December 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn