This day in history 21 May 2009May 21st, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
This day in history 21 May 2009
1971 - Aditya Chopra born 21 May 1971 is an Indian film director, writer and producer. Yash Chopra’s eldest son, Aditya Chopra, has been the torchbearer of the young generation of filmmakers of India. The young Aditya, born in 1971, became an avid film buff from his early childhood. Films were in the genes of the young movie fanatic. His greatest learning has been his vast viewing of films. He started his film career by assisting Yash Chopra in Yash Raj Films’ “Chandni’ (1989), “Lamhe’ (1991) and “Darr’ (1993).
1963 - Pravesh Sippy (born May 21) is considered in the film industry as a natural extension to Mr. N. N. Sippy’s vision of creating, and consolidating a multi-faceted film business. He is the scion of a traditional Bombay film family
2000 - Sham’s Vision, a 27- minute documentary directed by Shaji N Karun on the Agra-based famous master of embroidery Shams-ud-Din who lost his eyesight, has been adjudged the best film at the just-concluded second International Film Festival of Arts and Crafts at Namur, Belgium.
2000 - May 21 Danish director Lars Von Trier’s wins the Golden Palm Award for his best film at the Cannes Film Festival
2000 - British novelist Barbara Cartland is dead.
- Dev Anand gives Rohan Sippy remake rights of 'Dum maro dum' - Dec 01, 2010
- I'm honoured to be working with Yash-ji: Salman (With Images) - May 04, 2011
- Rani Mukerji Set To Marry Aditya Chopra Next Year - Dec 11, 2010
- Missed it at Cannes? Catch it in Mumbai - Oct 18, 2011
- No delay in 'Dhoom: 3': YRF - Mar 27, 2012
- Uday Chopra calls big brother 'Voldemort' - Dec 28, 2011
- Teaser of SRK-Katrina starrer out - sans title! - Aug 16, 2012
- Habib to do two more films with YRF - May 10, 2012
- Never a problem with Aditya Chopra: Habib Faisal - May 05, 2012
- After Rahman, Yash Chopra signs Gulzar for his next - Jun 20, 2011
- Yash Chopra honoured at Pusan film fest - Oct 13, 2009
- Karan Owes His Cinematic Success To Aditya - Aug 11, 2010
- Arjun, Ranveer-starrer not love triangle: Director - Aug 24, 2012
- Habib Faisal says stint as cameramen inspires his films - May 10, 2012
- Imran Signs His First YRF Movie Opposite Katrina - Aug 05, 2010
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