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B.S. Chandrasekhar, Indian cricketer, was born
- Bhagwat Subramanya Chandrasekhar is born 17 May 1945 is a former Indian cricketer who played as a leg spinner.
- He is considered among the top echelon of leg spinners, Chandrasekhar along with E.A.S. Prasanna, Bishen Singh Bedi and Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan constituted the Indian spin quartet that dominated spin bowling during the 1960s and 1970s. At a very young age, polio left his right arm withered.
- B.S Chandrasekhar played 58 Test matches, capturing 242 wickets at an average of 29.74 in a career that spanned sixteen years.
- He was named as a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1972.