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Laxmanshastri Balaji Joshi (Devanagari: लक्ष्मणशास्त्री बाळाजी जोशी) (January 27, 1901 – May 27, 1994) was a Sanskritist, Vedic scholar, thinker and Marathi writer from Maharashtra, India. He was born in the town of Pimpalner in Dhule District on January 27, 1901. He, along with others fought for socio-religious…

Nabakanta Barua (Assamese: নৱকান্ত বৰুৱা) (29 December 1926 – 14 July 2002) was a prominent Assamese novelist and poet. He was also known as Ekhud Kokaideu. As Sima Dutta he wrote many poems in his early life. Nabakanta Barua was born 29 December 1926 in Guwahati to…

Harivansh Rai Srivastava alias Bachchan PB, (27 November 1907 - 18 January 2003), was a noted Indian poet of the Nayi Kavita literary movement (romantic upsurge) of early 20th century Hindi literature. Born in a Hindu Awadhi Indian Srivastava Kayastha family, in Allahabad in the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, in British…

Malcolm Sathiyanathan Adiseshiah (April 18, 1910 – November 21, 1994),was an Indian development economist and educator. He was awarded Padma Bhushan by the Government of India for his outstanding services to the country in 1976. UNESCO has awarded ‘The Malcolm Adiseshiah International Literacy Prize’ every year from 1998 in recognition of…

Ratan Shastri was founder of Banasthali Vidyapith and a notable champion of women education. She was a recipient of Padma Shri in 1955, Padma Bhushan in 1975,and Jamnalal Bajaj Award for outstanding contribution in the field of uplift and welfare…

Rt. Rev. John Richardson was an Indian Anglican bishop and politician. Richardson was born on June 6, 1896 in a Car Nicobarese family. In 1906 he was sent to Burma, to attend school at S.P.G. Mission in Mandalay.He was confirmed…

Balai Chand Mukhopadhyay (Bengali: বলাইচাঁদ মুখোপাধ্যায়) (1899–1979) was a Bengali novelist, short story writer, playwright, poet, and physician who wrote under the pen name of Banaphul (Bengali: বনফুল) (meaning "the wild flower" in Bengali). He was a recipient of the civilian honour of the Padma Bhushan.He got d.lit(Doctor…

Dr. Vasudev Vishnu Mirashi (Marathi: वासुदेव विष्णु मिराशी) (1893–1985) was a Sanskrit scholar and a prominent Indologist of the 20th century who hailed from Maharashtra, India. He was an expert of his times on stone and copper inscription and coinage of ancient India. For his vital contribution to Indian history he was…

Pancheti Koteswaram (1915–1997) was an Indian meteorologist, hydrologist, atmospheric physicist and the Director-General of Observatories of Government of India.He was a Professor at University of Chicago, University of Hawaii, University of Miami and Tehran University and served as a research associate at National Hurricane Research Laboratory, Miami, and the National…

Darab Jehangir Jussawala (1915–1999) was an Indian medical-cum-surgical oncologist, medical writer and the director of Tata Memorial Centre.He was the co-founder of Indian Cancer Society, along with Naval Tata in 1951,and the founder of the Indian Cancer Rehabilitation Centre in Parel, Mumbai, in 1956, the first such…