Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
Born: October 15, 1931 (age 84), Rameswaram
Parents: Ashiamma Jainulabiddin, Jainulabiddin Marakayar.
Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering
A lifelong scientist, Kalam’s prominent role in India’s 1998 nuclear weapons tests established him as a national hero.
Among his many accolades, including honorary doctorates from 40 universities, he was granted the Padma Bhushan (1981), the Padma Vibhushan (1990), and the Bharat Ratna (1997) — India’s highest civilian awards — for his contributions in modernizing government defense technology. Known as the People’s President, Kalam was so popular that MTV nominated him for a Youth Icon of the Year award in 2003 and 2006.
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was an Indian scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007.
APJ Abdul Kalam, the ‘missile man’ who came to be known as ‘People’s President’ died after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM in Shillong on Monday- July 27th, 2015.
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