Dr. Abdus Salam
Mohammad Abdus Salam NI SPk was a Pakistani theoretical physicist and a Nobel Prize laureate. He shared the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physics with Sheldon Glashow and Steven Weinberg for his contribution to the electroweak unification theory.
Dr Christiaan Barnard had carried out the world’s first human-to-human heart transplantation at Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH) in 1967. For his milestone achievement in medicine, Dr Barnard had not only become famous overnight making him a true celebrity, he had also become ‘The surgeon who dared’.
Boris Yeltsin (1931-2007) served as the president of Russia from 1991 until 1999. Though a Communist Party member for much of his life, he eventually came to believe in both democratic and free market reforms, and played an instrumental role in the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Dr. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a humanitarian, spiritual leader and an ambassador of peace and human values. Through his life and work, Gurudev has inspired millions around the world with a vision of a stress-free, violence-free world.
Dr. Achyuta Samanta
Indian educationist and philanthropist. He is the founder of Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS),. KIIT is an Institution of Eminence for professional education having more than 30,000 students from all over India and 55 other countries across the globe.
On December 2, 1988, Benazir Bhutto was sworn in as prime minister of Pakistan, becoming the first woman to head the government of an Islamic state.
12th, 14th, and 20th Prime Minister of Pakistan
B K S Iyengar
B K S Iyengar considered as one of the foremost yoga gurus in the world received the award Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians from Medicina in 2004