With magnificent hills and breath-taking architecture, Tamil Nadu enthralls everyone with its beauty. Besides its phenomenal allure, this state is also famed for granting the nation with many celebrated figures. APJ Abdul Kalam, Indra Nooyi are a few of these esteemed personages that India takes pride in.
We bring you thirteen modern day heroes from Tamil Nadu who have made the state and the entire nation proud.
1. M.S. Swaminathan- Father of Green Revolution
2. Mahesh Bhupathi- Founder of International Premier Tennis League
3. Indra Nooyi- One of the most powerful women in the world
4. C.V. Raman- Legendary Physicist
5. A.R. Rahman- The Mozart Of Madras
6. APJ Abdul Kalam- The Missile Man of India
7. Viswanath Anand- The Tiger of Madras
With hard-work and conviction, one can freely sail through the seas of success. These people are a paradigm of just that. Tamil Nadu is the homeland to many ancient civilizations, which are alive today in the Tamils’ language, dance, poetry and Hindu religion. And it is ’cause of this cultural extravaganza that people here are so refined and aesthetic. No wonder this state gave us such heroic figures that the whole nation celebrates today.