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Ayinapalli Aiyappan – The First Indian Museologist to Serve as Superintendent of the Government Museum

    Quick Facts Name: Ayinapalli Aiyappan Also Known As: A. Aiyappan Famous As: Museologist, Anthropologist Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 5 February 1905 (Pavaratty, Thrissur District, Kerala) Died On: 28 June 1988     Ayinapalli Aiyappan was one of...

Pandit Bhimsen Gururaj Joshi – The Famous Hindustani Classical Vocalist

    Quick Facts Name: Bhimsen Joshi Famous As: Vocalist Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 4 February 1922 (Ron, Gadag District, Karnataka) Died On: 24 January 2011 Awards: Padma Shri (1972), Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (1976), Padma Bhushan...

Rajkumari Amrit Kaur: One of the Earliest Feminist Figures and the First Health Minister of India

  Quick Facts Name: Amrit Kaur Famous As: India's First Health Minister Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 2 February 1889 (Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh) Died On: 6 February 1964   Rajkumari Amrit Kaur is perhaps the most...

Buddhadev Dasgupta: The Man who Spins Magic on the Sarod Strings

  Quick Facts Name: Buddhadev Dasgupta Famous As: Musician Instruments: Sarod Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 1 February 1933 (Bhagalpur, Bihar) Died On: 15 January 2018 (aged 84) Awards: Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (1993), Padma Bhushan...

Somnath Sharma: The Braveheart Who Left Too Soon

  Quick Facts Name: Somnath Sharma Famous As: Army Officer Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 31 January 1923 (Dadh, Kangra District, Himachal Pradesh) Died On: 3 November 1947 (aged 24) Awards: Param Vir...

Waman Dattatreya Patwardhan: India’s Nuclear Genius

  Quick Facts Name: Waman Dattatreya Patwardhan Famous As: Nuclear Chemist, Defence Scientist Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 30 January 1917 (Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh) Died On: 27 July 2007 Awards: Padma Shri (1974)   One of the...

Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore: The Royal Shooting Prodigy

  Quick Facts Name: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Famous As: Professional Shooter, Politician Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 29 January 1970 (Jaisalmer, Rajasthan) Awards: Arjuna Award (2003), Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award (2004), Padma Shri (2005)   An...

Field Marshal Kodandera Madappa Cariappa – The First Indian Commander-In-Chief of the Indian Army who Never Looked Back

  Quick Facts Name: Kodandera Madappa Cariappa Famous As: Commanding Officer Also Known As: Field Marshal KM Cariappa, Kipper Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 28 January 1899 (Madikeri, Kodagu (Coorg Province), British India) Died On: 15...

Radhabinod Pal – The Dissenting Judge of Tokyo Trials and a Builder of Modern Indian Law System

  Quick Facts Name: Radhabinod Pal Famous As: Jurist Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 27 January 1886 (Village Salimpur, Kushtia District, British India) Died On: 10 January 1967 Awards: Padma Vibhushan (1959)   An Indian Bengali Jurist,...

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