Narayanan as the 11th President of India. Kalam had four elder siblings. Though Kalam wanted to become a fighter pilot, he missed the chance by one position. On closer examination, he found that the painting depicted Tipu Sultan's army fighting the British. Abdul Kalam was criticized as a President for his inaction to decide the fate of 20 mercy petitions out of 21, including that of the Kashmiri Terrorist Afzal Guru, who was convicted for the Parliament attacks in December 2001. He narrowly missed achieving his dream of becoming a fighter pilot, as he placed ninth in qualifiers, and only eight positions were available in the. In later part, we have translated information in Hindi too.
If you are looking for Hindi version kindly scroll down. He was born in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, in a poor Tamil Muslim family on 15 th of October in 1931 to the Jainulabudeen and Ashiamma. He was a gentle man, technocrat and more of a good manager than a pure scientist. He was born on 15 th of October in 1931 at Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and died on 27 th of July in 2015 at Shillong, Meghalaya, India. Personal Life Kalam was a life-long bachelor.
The luminous sparks : a biography in verse and colours. At the stage, he covered 32 eventful years of his life when he was just on the threshold of his career after graduation. New Delhi: Encyclopædia Britannica India. Abdul Kalam completed his high school education at the Schwartz High School,and then joined St. He is the recipient of popular civilian award Bharat Ratna.
He was also the first scientist and the first bachelor to occupy. Soon after that he was posted to the Technical Center Civil Aviation. President , Vice-President , Home Minister , and other leaders condoled the former President's demise. It was earlier given to Dr. Reignited: Scientific Pathways to a Brighter Future.
At the end of his term he decided not to contest the Presidential election again and stepped down on 25 July 2007. During his time in St. But he was exceptionally a brilliant child. But luckily his sister Zohara came to the rescue and she mortgaged her bangles and her necklaces and gave the money to Kalam. Great dreams of greater dreamers are always transcended. Pramukh Swamiji has put me in a God-synchronous orbit. He is born to a middle class family on October 15 1931 at Ramaswaram in Tamil Naidu.
He is mainly interested in work. His father Jainulabdeen was a boat owner and of a local mosque; his mother Ashiamma was a housewife. Archived from on 29 July 2015. Right from his childhood Dr. He tried to maintain discipline faith and mu tual understanding in his teamHis behaviour was friendly with everyone. The different missile launching programmes were conducted as per schedules. After becoming the president he was very much interacted with children.
He also kindled controversy with his decision to impose President's Rule in Bihar in 2005. He had luck in his favour and he benefitted from positive opportunities. And as a devoted leader, he gained support both at home and abroad, becoming known as 'the people's President'. Here we have tried to write a small essay on the legend. At the age of 15 he joined the Schwartz High School in Ramanathapuram. He was fond of music and reading the holy Koran and the Gita.
After completing his education at the Schwartz Higher Secondary School, Ramanathapuram, Kalam went on to attend , then affiliated with the , from where he graduated in in 1954. He later served the country as 11 th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He was extremely close to his elder siblings and their extended families throughout his life, and would regularly send small sums of money to his older relations, himself remaining a lifelong bachelor. Kalam acted on only one mercy plea in his five-year tenure as president, rejecting the plea of rapist Dhananjoy Chatterjee, who was later hanged. He was the beloved son of his father. J Abdul Kalam This great man with modesty, simple thinking and great living sets a standing example of innovation in the thought process for decades. Abul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam.
He thus came to be known as the Missile Man of India for his work on the development of and technology. In this section, his excellent leadership qualities as taking up the responsibility of shaping up the Guided Missile Development Program, are clearly visible. In 1998 Kalam put forward a countrywide plan called Technology Vision 2020, which he described as a road map for transforming India from a less-developed to a developed society in 20 years. He wanted to serve his motherland first. Article shared by The 12th President of India, Dr. Last Tweet of apj abdul kalam Also Read : Comments comments November 25, 2016 at 9:42 am apj use to come to meetings as chairman,his advice has given us inspiration to work like him and achiv some little contribution by science to humanity,our work should be usefull to the people all over the world. He was the Chief Scientific Advisor to the Prime Minister and the Secretary, Defence Research and Development Organisation from 1992 to 1997 On 25 July 2002, he was elected the 11th president of India.