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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.

Jawahar Lal Nehru Biography

Jawahar Lal Nehru

Jawahar Lal Nehru was born on 14 November 1889. He died on 27 May 1964. He was an Indian statesman who was the first (and to date the longest-serving) prime minister of India, from 1947 until 1964. One of the leading figures in the Indian independence movement, Nehru was elected by the Congress Party to assume office as independent India’s …

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Guru Nanak Dev Ji Biography: Childhood, Life Achievements, Teachings

Guru Nanak Dev Ji

Guru Nanak Dev Ji was the founder of one of the largest religions of the world, Sikhism. He was also the first amongst the ten Gurus of the Sikhs. He believed that there is only one God and we can reach him through any religion, be it Hinduism, Sikhism, Islam, etc. he was also a great poet as well as …

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Tyra Banks Biography, American Model, Actress, Singer and Author

Tyra Banks Biography, American Model, Actress, Singer and Author

Tyra Banks — Tyra Lynne Banks is an American model, media personality, actress, occasional singer, author and businesswoman. Banks was born on December 4, 1973 in Inglewood, California. Banks attended John Burroughs Middle School and graduated in 1991 from Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles. She was accepted by USC and UCLA but declined to attend, instead pursuing a …

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Sharda Sinha Biography, Bihar Kokila, Bihar Folk Singer

Sharda Sinha- Bihar Folk Singer

Sharda Sinha, born on October 9, 1952 at Samastipur district of Bihar. She is popular folk singer of Bihar and known as “Bihar Kokila” famous for Chhath geet and bhojpuri songs. She has been honored with Padma Shree for her contribution in folk music. Her songs are class apart. Melodious, simple in tunes and would touch different aspects of life. Sharda Sinha …

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Shahrukh Khan Biography, Early Life, Film Career, Awards

Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan — Shah Rukh Khan (born Shahrukh Khan, 2 November 1965), also known as SRK, is an Indian film actor, producer and television personality. Referred to in the media as “Baadshah of Bollywood”, “King of Bollywood” or “King Khan”, he has appeared in more than 80 Bollywood films. Described by the Los Angeles Times as perhaps “the world’s biggest …

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Kishore Kumar Biography, Film Career, Playback Singer

Kishore Kumar

Kishore Kumar was one of the most popular play back singer in Hindi films. He was not only a singer but also an actor, producer and director. He was more popular among the young people because of his gay style of singing. He was born at Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh on August 4, 1929. Later he came to Mumbai and began …

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Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Biography, Religious Leader, Educator

Jagadguru Rambhadracharya - Biography, Religious Leader, Educator

Jagadguru Rambhadracharya — Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Swami Rambhadracharya, born 14 January 1950 as Giridhar Mishra, is a Hindu religious leader, educationist, Sanskrit scholar, polyglot, poet, author, textual commentator, philosopher, composer, singer, playwright and Katha artist based in Chitrakoot, India. He is one of four incumbent Jagadguru Ramanandacharya, and has held this title since 1988. Rambhadracharya is the founder and head of Tulsi …

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Jagjit Singh Biography, Early Life and Singing Career

Jagjit Singh

Jagjit Singh is one of the most famous Ghazal singers of the modern times. In an era where the current generation is headed towards rock and hip hop music, it is refreshing to see them cherish Jagjit Singh ghazals as well. Born in Ganganagar located in Rajasthan on 8th February, 1941, the name Jagjit means the one who triumphs over …

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Amitabh Bachchan Biography, Early Life and Film Career

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan — The Government of India honoured 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 Family — Jaya Bachchan (wife); Shweta (daughter); Abhishek …

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B.R. Chopra Biography: Bollywood Director, Film Producer

B.R. Chopra

B.R. Chopra — Baldev Raj Chopra was an Indian director and producer of Bollywood movies and television serials. Most known for Hindi social films like Naya Daur (1957), Kanoon (1961), Gumrah (1963) and Humraz (1967), plus the mega TV Series, Mahabharat in the late 1980s. He was awarded the highest award in Indian cinema, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1998. …

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