A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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11th President of India
In office
25 July 2002 – 25 July 2007
Prime MinisterAtal Bihari Vajpayee
Manmohan Singh
Vice PresidentKrishan Kant
Bhairon Singh Shekhawat
Preceded byK. R. Narayanan
Succeeded byPratibha Patil
Personal details
Born
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam

15 October 1931
RameswaramMadras PresidencyBritish India
(present-day Tamil NaduIndia)

Died27 July 2015 (aged 83)
ShillongMeghalaya, India
Resting placePei Karumbu Ground, Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India
Alma mater
Profession
AwardsPadma Bhushan (1981)
Padma Vibhushan (1990)
Bharat Ratna (1997)
Hoover Medal (2009)
NSS Von Braun Award (2013)
Notable work(s)Wings of FireIndia 2020Ignited MindsIndomitable SpiritTranscendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji
Signature
Websiteabdulkalam.com
Scientific career
FieldsAerospace Engineering
InstitutionsDefence Research and Development Organisation
Indian Space Research Organisation

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