Shakuntala Devi

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Birthday
4, 1929
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Apr 21, 2013 (83)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1929
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Apr 21, 2013 (83)

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About

Child mathematical prodigy and author of The World of Homosexuals, the first study about homosexuality in India. As a result of her talent for mental calculation, she became known as the "Human computer."

Before Fame

As a child, she embarked on a world tour in which she demonstrated her amazing mathematical ability.

Trivia

In 1982, she received a Guinness World Record for her mental multiplication of two thirteen-digit numbers.

Family Life

She had one child, Anupama Banerji, with her ex-husband Paritosh Banerji.

Associated With

Robert Wadlow was also a Guinness World Record holder.

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