A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was an Indian aerospace scientist and politician who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He was born and raised... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, October 15, 1931, Rameswaram, Madras Presidency, British India
  • Died:  July 27, 2015, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
  • Resting place:  Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Desiya Ninaivagam, Pei Karumbu
  • Nationality:  Indian
  • Alma mater:  St. Joseph's College, Tiruchirappalli (BEng), Madras Institute of Technology (MEng)
  • Profession:  Aerospace Scientist, Author
  • Civilian awards:  Full list
  • Vice President:  Krishan Kant, Bhairon Singh Shekhawat
  • Preceded by:  K. R. Narayanan
  • Succeeded by:  Pratibha Patil
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo