Study Materials Famous Personalities
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Homai Vyarawalla (9 December 1913 - 15 January 2012), commonly known by her pseudonym Dalda 13, was INDIAs first woman photojournalist.
Kailash Satyarthi (born 11 January 1954) is an Indian childrens rights and education advocate and an activist against child labour.
Marco Polo (September 15, 1254 - January 8 -9, 1324) was an Italian merchant traveller.
Har Gobind Khorana, (January 9, 1922 - November 9, 2011) was an Indian-American biochemist
Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra (January 8, 1926 - April 7, 2004) was an Indian classical dancer, guru, and proponent of Odissi dance, who is credited for the revival of the classical dance form in the 20th century.
Sir Sandford Fleming, KCMG (January 7, 1827 - July 22, 1915) was a Scottish Canadian engineer and inventor.
Satyendra Nath Bose (1 January 1894 - 4 February 1974) was an Indian physicist specialising in mathematical physics.
Sumitranandan Pant (May 20, 1900 - December 28, 1977) was an Indian poet.
Ghalib ( born Mirza Asadullah Beg Khan on 27 December 1797 - died 15 February 1869), was the preeminent Indian, Urdu and Persian-language poet during the last years of the Mughal Empire.
Madan Mohan Malaviya (25 December 1861 - 12 November 1946) was an Indian educationist and politician notable for his role in the Indian independence movement and as the four time president of Indian National Congress.
Sir Charles Spencer Charlie Chaplin, KBE (16 April 1889 - 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the silent era.
Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy (21 December 1932 - 22 August 2014) was a contemporary writer and critic in the Kannada language born in Thirtahalli Taluk and is considered as one of the pioneers of the Navya movement.
Walter Elias -Walt- Disney ( December 5, 1901 - December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, cartoonist, animator, voice actor, and film producer.
Sri Aurobindo (15 August 1872 - 5 December 1950), born Aurobindo Ghose, was an Indian nationalist, philosopher, yogi, guru, and poet.
Marcello Malpighi (10 March 1628 - 29 November 1694) was an Italian biologist and physician, who is referred to as the Father of microscopical anatomy, histology, physiology and embryology.
Verghese Kurien (26 November 1921 - 9 September 2012) known as the -Father of the White Revolution in India-
Asima Chatterjee - (23 September 1917-22 November 2006) First Female Scientist to Earn a Doctorate in Science From An Indian University.
Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Laxman (24 October 1921 - 26 January 2015) was an Indian cartoonist, illustrator, and humorist.
Antonie Philips van Leeuwenhoek (October 24, 1632 - August 26, 1723) was a Dutch tradesman and scientist.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento (born 23 October 1940), known as Pele is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a forward.
Muthuswami Dikshitar (March 24, 1775 - October 21, 1835) was a South Indian poet and composer and is one of the Musical Trinity of Carnatic music.
7th October 1950, Mother Teresa build an order called Missionary of Charity
Rudolf Christian Karl Diesel (18 March 1858 - 29 September 1913) was a German inventor and mechanical engineer, famous for the invention of the diesel engine.
Raja Ramanna (28 January 1928 - 24 September 2004) was an Indian physicist who is best known for his role in INDIAs nuclear program during its early stages.