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CV Raman

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Birthday
7, 1888
Birthplace
Thiruvanaikaval, India
Death Date
Nov 21, 1970 (82)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
7, 1888
Birthplace
Thiruvanaikaval, India
Death Date
Nov 21, 1970 (82)

About

Indian physicist who received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930 for his work on light reflection. He was give the Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honor in India, in 1954.

Before Fame

He received his education from the University of Madras.

Trivia

He was given the Lenin Peace Prize in 1957.

Family Life

He was the son of R. Chandrasekhara Iyer and Parvati Ammal.

Associated With

He was active in India during the same period as Mahatma Gandhi.