Some exceptional people are born with immense talent. With time they hone their skills and get better at their talent, and sometimes the best at it. With accomplished actors, scientists and many more prominent experts of different fields, India is unquestionably a land of gifted minds. Different states of India are birthplaces of numerous geniuses, one such state is Karnataka. With alluring landscapes and mesmerizing rivers, Karnataka boasts of a rich cultural heritage while yielding many heroic figures.
We bring you 13 heroes from Karnataka who have made the country proud.
1. Aishwarya Rai – Actress and Miss World
2. Anil Kumble- A renowned cricketer
3. Bhimsen Joshi- A revered vocalist
4. C.N.R. Rao- Bharat Ratna recipient
6. Narayan Murthy- Founder of Infosys
7. Prakash Padukone- First Indian to win at All England Championship
8. R.K. Laxman– An esteemed cartoonist
9. Rahul Dravid- Former captain of Indian cricket team
10. Rajnikanth- A widely celebrated actor
11. Sandeep Unnikrashan- Indian Army officer
12. Shakuntala Devi- The Human Computer
13. Rajeshwari Chatterjee – Scientist & Academician
We know that our nation beholds many heroes and celebrated figures. Among the most talent infused regions of India is where Karnataka lies and is home to these geniuses, that our country takes pride in.
It is a prosperous and compelling state loaded with a winning blend of glittering palaces, ancient ruins, and legendary hang-outs. It isn’t just the mesmerizing architecture, but its humans have also made Karnataka so special.