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Indian scientist who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. He is popularly known as the Missile Man of India for his work on the development of ballistic missile and launch vehicle technology.
He grew up with three brothers and a sister in Rameswaram, India.
How did Abdul Kalam die?
Abdul Kalam's death was caused by cardiac arrest.
|Cause of death||Cardiac Arrest|
|Age of death||83 years|
|Birthday||October 15, 1931|
|Death date||July 27, 2015|
|Place of death||Shillong, India|
|Place of burial||Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Memorial, India|
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.Abdul Kalam
Why are we, as a nation so obsessed with foreign things? Is it a legacy of our colonial years? We want foreign television sets. We want foreign shirts. We want foreign technology. Why this obsession with everything imported?Abdul Kalam
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.Abdul Kalam
If four things are followed – having a great aim, acquiring knowledge, hard work, and perseverance – then anything can be achieved.Abdul Kalam
The purpose of education is to make good human beings with skill and expertise… Enlightened human beings can be created by teachers.Abdul Kalam