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Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak – The Great Social Activist who Worked Life-long for Eradication of Manual Scavenging in India

  Quick Facts Name: Bindeshwar Pathak Famous As: Social Activist, Founder of Sulabh International Birth Date: 2 April 1943 Birth Place: Village Rampur Baghel, Vaishali district, Bihar Nationality: Indian Awards: Padma Bhushan (1991), Indira...

Ustad Bismillah Khan – The Great Indian Musician Maestro Who Popularized Shehnai Across The World

  Quick Facts Name: Bismillah Khan Birth Name: Qamruddin Khan Famous As: Shehnai Player, Musician Birth Date: 21 March 1916 Birth Place: Dumraon, Buxar District, Bihar Died On: 21 August 2006 Nationality: Indian Awards: Bharat Ratna (2001);...

Phanishwar Nath ‘Renu’ – The Great Hindi Writer Who is Ranked Next to Munshi Premchand

  Quick Facts Name: Phanishwar Nath 'Renu' Birth Name: Fanindranath Mukhopadhaya Famous As: Writer, Novelist Nationality: Indian Birth Date: 4 March 1921  Birth Place: Village - Aurahi Hingna, Araria district, Bihar Died On: 11 April...

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...

Dr. Rajendra Prasad – First President of India and Supporter of Mahatma Gandhi

  Quick Facts Name: Rajendra Prasad Famous As: First President of India Birth Date: 3 December 1884 Died On: 28 February 1963 in Patna, Bihar Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Ziradei, Siwan District,...

Ashok Kumar – The Most Versatile and Iconic Actor of the Indian Cinemas

  Quick Facts Birth Name: Kumudlal Kunjlal Ganguly Professionally Known As: Ashok Kumar Also Known As: Dadamoni, The Grandfather of Indian Cinema Famous As: Indian Film Actor Birth Date: 13 October 1911 Died On: 10 December...

Ramdhari Singh Dinkar – The Rashtrakavi of India

  Quick Facts Name: Ramdhari Singh Dinkar Also Known As: Dinkar Famous As: Rashtrakavi (National Poet) Birth Date: 23 September 1908 Died On: 24 April 1974 Nationality: Indian Birth Place: Begusarai, Bihar Noteworthy Awards:...

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