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Bhagwan Sahay

By F5 Buddy, In Padma Bhushan

Bhagwan Sahay, OBE (February 15, 1905 – December 6, 1986) was the Governor of Kerala, India, from February 6, 1966 to May 15, 1967. Bhagwan Sahay took over as the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir on May 15, 1967 and…

Sumitranandan Pant (20 May 1900 – 28 December 1977) was an Indian poet. He was one of the most celebrated "Progressive" left-wing 20th century poets of the Hindi language and was known for romanticism in his poems which were inspired…

Verrier Elwin

By F5 Buddy, In Padma Bhushan

Verrier Elwin (29 August 1902 – 22 February 1964) was a British self-trained anthropologist, ethnologist and tribal activist, who began his career in India as a Christian missionary. He was a controversial figure who first abandoned the clergy, to work…

Seth Govind Das (16 October 1896 – 18 June 1974) was a freedom fighter and a distinguished parliamentarian. He belonged to the famous Maheshwari merchant family of Raja Gokuldas of Jabalpur. The family began as the banking firm of Sevaram Khushalchand, one of the "great…

Svetoslav Nikolaevich Roerich (23 October 1904 – 30 January 1993), Russian and Indian painter, son of Helena and Nicholas Roerich, studied from a young age under his father's tutelage.He studied architecture in England in 1919 and entered Columbia University's school of architecture in 1920. He won the Grand Prix of the Sesquicentennial…

Shirodkar was born in Shiroda, Goa. After he graduated from Grant Medical College, he went to United Kingdom and obtained his Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1931. He was associated with Professor J. Chassar Moir, Victor Lack,…

Shivpujan Sahay was born Bholanath in a middle class Kayastha land-owning family in the Unwans village of Bhojpur District on August 9, 1893. After his early education and a short stint as a Hindi language teacher at Ara (1903–1921), Acharya Shivpujan Sahay went to Kolkata and joined Matwala as an Editor…

Ayyadevara Kaleswara Rao was the first Speaker of the Andhra Pradesh State Assembly and a freedom fighter. He was born in the year 1882 on Jan 22, in Nandigamavillage, Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh. He breathed his last on 26 Feb,…

Bal Krishna Sharma( 2000-2005), known under the nome de plume Naveen, was an Indian freedom activist, journalist, politician and a poet of Hindi literature.He was a member of the 1st Lok Sabha, representing Kanpur constituency and served the Rajya Sabha as a member from 1957 till his…

Hafiz Ali Khan

By F5 Buddy, In Padma Bhushan

Haafiz Ali Khan (1888–1972) was an Indian sarod player. He was a tall figure in twentieth-century sarod music. A fifth-generation descendant of the famous Bangash Gharana of sarod players, Haafiz Ali was known for the lyrical beauty of his music and the crystal-clear tone of his strokes.The…