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Rabindranath Tagore Biography For Students And Children

Rabindranath Tagore

Born: 7 May 1861, Kolkata, West Bengal, India Died: 7 August 1941, Kolkata Spouse: Mrinalini Devi (m. 1883–1902) Education: St. Xavier’s Collegiate School, UCL Faculty of Laws, UCL Advances, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata Notable Works: Gitanjali, Manasi, Gitanjali (Song Offerings) Awards & Honors: Nobel Prize Occupation: Writer, Song Composer, Playwright, Essayist, Painter Rabindranath Tagore was born on May 7, 1861 …

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Surdas Biography For Students And Children

Surdas

Born: 1478, Runakta Died: 1573, India Parents: Ramdas Sarswat Literary works: Sur Sagar, Sur Saravali, Sahitya Lahari Philosophy: Bhakti Books: Sur-Saravali Surdas, is one of the people who had great influence on the cultural heritage of India. He was a poet, a saint and a musician and played all the parts with the same finesse. Since there are no authentic …

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Guru Tegh Bahadur Biography For Students And Children

Guru Tegh Bahadur

Birthday: April 1, 1621 – Amritsar Parents: Guru Hargobind and Mata Nanaki Spouse: Mata Gujri Children: Guru Gobind Singh Died On: November 24, 1675 – Delhi Guru Tegh Bahadur Biography Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth of the ten Gurus of the religion of Sikhism. The youngest of the five sons of the sixth Sikh guru, Guru Hargobind, he was …

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Har Gobind Khorana Biography For Students And Children

Born: 9th January, 1922 in Rajpur, Punjab, India 1958: Merch Award of the Chemical Institute of Canada 1960: Gold Medal of the Professional Institute of Canadian Public Service 1967: Dannie Heineman Prize 1968: Lasker Foundation Award 1968: Lousia Gross Horutiz Prize 1968: Nobel Prize 1969: Padma Bhushan by the Government of India Har Gobind Khorana Biography Har Gobind Khorana was …

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Jagjivan Ram Biography For Students And Children

Jagjivan Ram

Born: 5 April 1908, Chandwa, Bhojpur District, Bihar, India Died: 6 July 1986, New Delhi Spouse: Indrani Devi (m. 1935) Education: University of Calcutta, Banaras Hindu University Parents: Sobhi Ram, Vasanti Devi Political party: Indian National Congress (1981–1986) Jagjivan Ram, (born April 5, 1908, Chandwa, near Arrah, India—died July 6, 1986, New Delhi), Indian politician, government official, and longtime leading …

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Abdul Sattar Edhi Biography For Students And Children

Abdul Sattar Edhi Biography For Students And Children

Born: 1928 Bantva, Bantva Manavadar, Gujarat, British India Died: 8 July 2016 (aged 88) Edhi Village, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan Nationality: Pakistani Other names: Angel of Mercy, The Richest Poor Man Known for: Social work, Simple lifestyle, Humanitarian, Philanthropist Awards: Lenin Peace Prize (1988), Nishan-e-Imtiaz (1989), Wolf of Bhogio Peace Award (2005), Italy, Gandhi Peace Award Abdul Sattar Edhi (28 February 1928 …

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William Dalrymple Biography For Students And Children

William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple, FRSL FRAS (born 20 March 1965 in Scotland) is an award winning historian and writer, as well as a broadcaster, critic and art historian. He has been the South Asia correspondent of the New Statesman since 2004. He is also one of the co-founders and co-directors of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival. Dalrymple was born William Hamilton-Dalrymple, a …

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Jagadish Chandra Bose Biography For Students And Children

Jagadish Chandra Bose Biography - Indian Scientist, Polymath

Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose, (30 November 1858 – 23 November 1937) was an Indian polymath: a physicist, biologist, botanist, archaeologist, as well as an early writer of science fiction. He pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics, made very significant contributions to plant science, and laid the foundations of experimental science in the Indian subcontinent. IEEE named him one …

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Amar Bose Biography For Students And Children

Amar Bose - Biography, Founder of Bose Corporation

Amar Bose (2 November 1929, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States – 12 July 2013, Wayland, Massachusetts, United States) Founded Bose Corporation in 1964; Invented the 901(R) Direct / Reflecting (R) speaker system – one of the first stereo loudspeakers to utilize the space around them instead of reproducing sound as if in a vacuum; featured in 2006 Forbes Billionaires list. Amar G. Bose …

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Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar Biography for Students and Children

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, FRS (October 19, 1910 – August 21, 1995), was an Indian American astrophysicist born in Lahore, Punjab (Now in Pakistan). Chandrasekhar was awarded, along with William A. Fowler, the 1983 Nobel Prize for Physics, with Chandrasekhar cited for his mathematical theory of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars. This work led to …

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