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Manushi Chhillar

Miss World 2017

On 18 November 2017 , the 21-year-old beauty(Manushi Chhillar) was crowned Miss World 2017 at a glorious ceremony in the seaside resort city of Sanya in China. She was granted the crown by Stephanie Del Valle, the last year’s Miss World winner from Puerto,Rico. She became the sixth Indian woman …

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List of Miss Universe Title Holders (1952-2015)

List of Miss Universe Title Holders (1952-2015) 1. Armi Kuusela Armi Helena Kuusela was born on 20 August 1934 in Muhos, Finland. In 1952 she won the national beauty contest Suomen Neito and was presented with a trip to the USA to participate in the first-ever Miss Universe pageant, becoming …

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Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam

Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam

Abdul Kalam (15 October 1931 – 27 July 2015) is a role model to the young India today. He has inspired the youth of India by dreaming big and achieving the goals. Youngsters admired him for his ‘low living and high thinking’. He is also known for his positive attitude that …

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Author George Schuyler

George Samuel Schuyler (1895 – 1977) was an African- American author born in Providence, Rhode island USA. He was also a journalist and above all a social commentator. He was well known in his era for his conservative views .He was a critic, a book reviewer, a good writer, a …

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Author Nella Larsen

Nella Larsen was born in Chicago, Illinois to Mr. and Mrs. Peter Walker who were Danish West Indies immigrants. Later on as Mr. Parker moved away, Mrs. Peter married Mr. Larsen and from then on Nella changed her surname to Larsen. As the family was an immigrant from the West …

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Writer Ring Lardner

American story writer Ring Lardner was born in Niles, Michigan. He was brought up by a wealthy parents, Henry and Lena Phillips Lardner, although his farther lost his fortune when he was in High School. He was youngest of the nine children in his family. Ring Lardner was married to …

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Writer Li-Young Lee

The great Writer Li-Young Lee was born in 19th August, Jakarta, Indonesia. His father named Lee Kuo Yuan and mother both were great guys as they helped out their son in finding out his own passion of writing. Lee has a mind and heart with such a simplicity that can …

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Poet Archibald MacLeish

An American writer, poet, lawyer and Librarian of Congress, Archibald MacLeish was born May 7, 1892, in Glencoe in Illinois to Andrew MacLeish, who was a dry goods merchant and Martha, a college professor. He completed his schooling from Hotchkiss School and after that he was admitted to the Yale …

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Satyajit Ray – Indian filmmaker & writer

Satyajit Ray Born 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992 was an Indian filmmaker, regarded as one of the most auteur of globe pictures. Ray was born in the city of Calcutta into a Bengali family famous in the earth of arts and writing. Preliminary his vocation as a profitable …

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Novelist Kamala Markandaya

Born: – 1924, Chimakurti Died: – 16, May 2004 Kamala Markandaya (born 1924, Chimakurti, India—died May 16, 2004, London, She was an alias used by Kamala Purnaiya Taylor, an Indian writer and novelist. A citizen of Mysore, India, Markandaya was a graduate of Madras University, and afterwards published numerous small …

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