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Anandamayi

Anandamayi

Anandamayi Anandamayi Ma was born in East Bengal (now Bangladesh) in 1896. Her father, Bipin Behari Bhattacarya, sang Vaisnava songs often appearing to be intoxicated. He would rise at 3 AM and sing songs, and was given to wandering for long periods. His wife would go searching for him and bring him back home. On […]

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N.R. Narayana Murthy

N.R.Narayana Murthy Date of Birth : Aug 20, 1946 Place of Birth : Mysore N.R. Narayana Murthy is an Indian industrialist, software engineer and the founder of Infosys Technologies. Born in Mysore, India on August 20, 1946, he graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Mysore in 1967 and received his […]

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Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Ambani Date of Birth : April 19, 1957 Place of Birth : India Mukesh Ambani (born April 19, 1957), is the chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited, India’s largest private sector company. Mukesh and younger brother Anil Ambani are sons of the founder of Reliance Industries, Dhirubhai Ambani (1932-2002) and Kokilaben Dhirubhai […]

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Lakshmi Mittal

Lakshmi Mittal

Lakshmi Mittal Born: June 15, 1950 Achievement: World’s largest steel maker and the third richest man in the world. Lakshmi Mittal has become something of a cult figure in the global steel industry. His company Mittal Steel is the largest steel maker in the world. After the recent merger between Mittal Steel and Arcelor which […]

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Karsanbhai Patel

Karsanbhai Patel

Karsanbhai Patel Achievement: Man behind the hugely successful brand, Nirma. Karsanbhai Patel is the man behind the hugely successful brand, Nirma. His’ is a legendary rags to riches journey during which he shattered established business theories and rewrote new ones. Karsanbhai Khodidas Patel (K.K. Patel) came from a humble farmer family from Mehsana, Gujarat. He […]

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K.P. Singh

K.P.Singh Date of Birth : Aug 15, 1931 Place of Birth : Bulandshahar Kushal Pal Singh known as K.P.Singh was born on August 15, 1931, at Bulandshahar in Uttar Pradesh, Today he presides over closely held DLF group, One of India’s largest real estate developer with an estimated land bank of 3,000 acres in prime […]

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Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata

Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata

Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata (1839 – 1904) was a pioneer of Indian industrialism as well as a noted philanthropist. In 1858, he joined his father’s export firm and established branches in Japan, China, Europe, and the United States. He organized the first large-scale ironworks in India and endowed several schol arships. Born in […]

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J.R.D. Tata

J.R.D. Tata

J.R.D. Tata Date of Birth : Jul 29, 1904 Date of Death : Nov 29, 1993 Place of Birth : Paris Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata, was born on July 29, 1904 in Paris. He was the second child of Mr Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata. He spent much of his childhood in France since his mother was […]

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Ghanshyam Das Birla

Ghanshyam Das Birla

Ghanshyam Das Birla Born: April 10, 1894 Achievement: Laid the foundations of the Birla Empire; founder of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). Ghanshyam Das Birla is considered as a doyen of Indian Industry. He was the man who laid the foundations of the Birla Empire. G.D. Birla was a multi-faceted […]

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Dhiru Bhai Ambani

Dhiru Bhai Ambani

Dhiru Bhai Ambani Born: December 28, 1932 Died: July 6, 2002 Achievements: Dhiru Bhai Ambani built India’s largest private sector company. Created an equity cult in the Indian capital market. Reliance is the first Indian company to feature in Forbes 500 list Dhirubhai Ambani was the most enterprising Indian entrepreneur. His life journey is reminiscent […]

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