Jagadish Chandra Bose

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Birthday
30, 1858
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Nov 23, 1937 (78)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
30, 1858
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Nov 23, 1937 (78)

About

A Bengali scientist who was a pioneer in the study of radio and microwave optics. He was also a popular science fiction writer and wrote several science books as well.

Before Fame

He wanted to leave for England to compete for the Indian Civil Service, but his father was adamant about him becoming a scholar.

Trivia

He wrote Niruddesher Kahini in 1898, which was considered the first major work of Bengali science fiction.

Family Life

His father, Bhagawan Chandra Bose, was a Brahmo Samaj leader.

Associated With

He and Satyendra Nath Bose are both scientists who were at the forefront of the Bengali Renaissance.

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