The scientist Vikram Sarabhai

Vikram Sarabhai

Living place: India

Birthday: 12-8-1919

Global rank: #50146

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Who is The scientist Vikram Sarabhai?
Award-winning Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan award-winning physicist who became known as the fathers of India's space program. He helped create the physics research lab at Ahmedabad, which was one of the first labs created in independent India.
He founded the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)

Young / Before famous

He studied at Gujarat College in Ahmedabad.

Family life info

He was married to Mrinalini Sarabhai from 1942 until his death in 1971. He had two children, Mallika and Kartikeya Sarabhai.

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He founded the Blind Men's Association (BMA) which was intended to help the visually impaired. Ray Charles is a blind actor who didn't need the support of the BMA to achieve fame.

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When was The scientist Vikram Sarabhai born?
Vikram Sarabhai birthday 12-8-1919 (death).
Where is The scientist Vikram Sarabhai's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Vikram Sarabhai was born in India. is a The scientist, whose Zodiac is Leo, and who Chinese Zodiac is The Goat. Vikram Sarabhai's global rank is 50146 and whose rank is 245 in list of famous The scientist.
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Events in 1919 and 12-8

Events in the world in the birth year of Vikram Sarabhai

  • Versailles Treaty, incorporating Woodrow Wilson's draft Covenant of League of Nations, signed by Allies and Germany; rejected by U.S. Senate.
  • 18th Amendment (Prohibition) adopted. Background: Amendments to the Constitution of the United States
  • Mahatma Gandhi initiates Satyagraha campaigns, beginning his nonviolent resistance movement against British rule in India.

Birthday Vikram Sarabhai (12-8) in history

  • Day 12-8 year 1624: Cardinal Richelieu was named head of state of France by King Louis XIII.
  • Day 12-8 year 1851: Issac Singer patented the sewing machine.
  • Day 12-8 year 1865: British surgeon Joseph Lister became the first doctor to use an antiseptic during surgery.
  • Day 12-8 year 1898: Hawaii was formally annexed to the United States.
  • Day 12-8 year 1972: The last American combat troops left Vietnam.
  • Day 12-8 year 1985: In the world's worst single-aircraft disaster, a Japan Air Lines 747 crashed into Mount Osutaka, killing 520 of the 524 aboard.
  • Day 12-8 year 1998: Swiss banks agreed to pay $1.25 billion to settle lawsuits brought by Holocaust survivors and their heirs. The banks had kept millions of dollars deposited by Holocaust victims before and during World War II.
  • Day 12-8 year 2000: The Russian military submarine, Kursk, and its crew were lost in the Barents Sea.
  • Day 12-8 year 2004: N.J. governor James McGreevey announced his resignation.
  • Day 12-8 year 2013: Notorious Boston gangster James (Whitey) Bulger was found guilty of 31 of the 32 charges he faced, including murder, extortion, money laundering, drug dealing and possession of weapons.
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