13 January in History


An Indian film director who made such memorable films as ‘Aradhana’, ‘Amar Prem’, ‘Kati Patang’, and ‘Howrah Bridge’ in a career spanning five decades, Shakti Samanta was born on January 13, 1926 in Burdwan,West Bengal.

After completing his education in Dehradun and Calcutta he took up a teacher’s job near Bombay so that he could be close to the film… Read More →

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