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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Death Anniversary: 10 Best Quotes & Interesting Facts

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Death Anniversary: 10 Best Quotes & Interesting Facts – Every year, The death anniversary of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan is observed on April 17th. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan is regarded as one of the greatest Indian figures and the most eminent comparative religion and philosophy researchers of the 20th century. He was born on 5 September 1888 to a Telugu-speaking Niyogi Brahmin family, in Tiruttani of Chittoor district.

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  • In 1954, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was honoured with a Bharat Ratna award for playing a great role in framing the education system of India.
  • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan also served as the first vice president of India in 1952, and the second president of the country in 1962.

Read || Interesting Facts about Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Interesting Facts About Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

  • Dr S. Radhakrishnan was the first Vice President of India in 1952 and served as the second President of India in 1962.
  • Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan got scholarships during his academic life.
  • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan is known as one of the greatest educationists of the country.
  • The birth anniversary of Dr S. Radhakrishnan is observed as Teachers Day each year.
  • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan served as the Vice-Chancellor of Andhra University (1931-1936).
  • The first book written by S. Radhakrishnan is ‘The Philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore.’ He believed greatly in the philosophy of Tagore.

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