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Biographies of Activist, Architect, Artist, Businessman, Celebrity, Classical Dancer, Doctor, Economist, Educationist, Explorers, Freedom Fighter, Journalist, Musician, Philosopher, Politician, President, Scientist, Social Worker, Spiritual Guru, Sports Person, World Leaders, Writer, Yoga Experts and much more.

Dr. Madhuri And Brij Mohan Bhardwaj Biography

Dr. Madhuri And Brij Mohan Bhardwaj Biography

Dr. Madhuri Bhardwaj is an Indian social worker who founded the “Maa Madhuri Brij Varis Sewa Sadan, Apna Ghar” along with her husband, Dr. Brij Mohan Bhardwaj. Today, this home for the homeless has 21 ashrams across India, and it serves more than 4000 people. The couple has dedicated their whole lives to serving the sick and homeless. Dr. Madhuri …

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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Biography For Students

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, was born in a Gujarati family on October 31, 1875. After his schooling, he saved money to go to England for higher studies. He studied law there and returned to India as a barrister. Gandhiji had a great impact on Patel, and he entered the political field in 1918. His excellent work in every field made him …

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Om Puri Biography, Early Life & Film Career

Om Puri - Biography, Early Life & Film Career

Om Puri [18 October, 1948 Ambala, Haryana – 6 January, 2017] is an Indian actor who has appeared in both mainstream Indian Cinema films as well as art films. His credits also include appearances in British and American films. He has also received an honorary OBE. Early life Puri was born in Ambala, and spent early part of his life …

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Amitabh Bachchan Biography For Students

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan — The Government of India honored him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts. Full Name: Amitabh Bachchan Nick Name: “Amitji”, “Big B” Date of Birth: 1942, October 11th Place of Birth: Allahabad, India Height: 6′ 3″ Profession: Actor, Playback Singer, Voice-over Actor …

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Chaudhary Bansi Lal Biography For Students

Chaudhary Bansi Lal

Born: 26 August 1927 Golagarh, Punjab, British India Died: 28 March 2006 (aged 78) New Delhi, India Education: Punjab University Law College Spouse: Vidya Devi (m. ?–2006) Children: Surender Singh, Ranbir Singh Mahendra, Sunita Chahar, Saroj Siwach, Sumitra Devi, Savita Sheron Chaudhary Bansi Lal (August 26, 1927 – March 28, 2006) was an Indian freedom fighter, senior Congress leader, former …

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Mahatma Gandhi Biography For Students

Mahatma Gandhi - Biography, Indian Leader, Freedom Fighter

Mahatma Gandhi — Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Born: October 2, 1869, in Porbandar, India 1893: Goes to South Africa and battles for rights of Indians 1915-20: Begins his struggle for India’s Independence 1930: Leads hundreds on long Salt March to Dandi to protest a tax on salt 1947: Negotiatives an end to 190 years of British colonial rule in India Died: 1948, Killed by a fanatic opposed …

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M. Visvesvaraya Biography For Students

M. Visvesvaraya Biography For Students

Born: 15 September 1861, Muddenahalli Died: 12 April 1962, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Parents: Venkatalakshmamma, Mokshagundam Srinivasa Shastry Education: College of Engineering, Pune (1883), University of Madras (1881), United Mission School Awards: Bharat Ratna Achievements: Architect of Krishnarajasagar Dam; devised steel doors to stop the wasteful flow of water in dams Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya was an eminent engineer and statesman and …

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Kailasavadivoo Sivan Biography For Students

Kailasavadivoo Sivan

Born: 14 April 1957 Nagercoil in Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, India Family: Malathi Sivan (Spouse); Siddharth & Sushanth (Children) Education: Madras Institute of Technology (BE Degree 1980) Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (ME in Aerospace Engineering 1982) Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (Doctorate in Aerospace Engineering 2006) Books: Integrated Design for Space Transportation System Born in 1957 at farmer’s house, …

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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Biography For Children

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Born: 5 September 1888 Village near Tiruttani erstwhile Chittoor District, Madras Presidency, British India Died: 17 April 1975 (aged 86) Madras, Tamil Nadu, India Political party: Independent Spouse(s): Sivakamu Children: 5 (daughters); 1 (Son) Sarvepalli_Gopal Alma mater: University of Madras Profession: Philosopher; Professor Awards: Bharat Ratna (in 1954) Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, was born into a middle class family at Tirutani in …

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Manasi Joshi Biography For Students, Children

Manasi Joshi Biography For Students, Children

Name: Manasi Girishchandra Joshi Born: 11 June 1989 Ahmedabad, India Height & Weight: 171 cm (5 ft 7 in) / 68 kg (150 lb) Category: Women Para-Badminton player (SL3 Singles) Education: Electronics Engineer Manasi Joshi is an Indian Para-Badminton athlete who is currently World No. 2 in SL3 Singles. She was six when she started playing badminton with her father, …

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