Indian Famous Persons - 3

41Who in the below list became the first Indian to sign up for Gates- Buffet Charity?
 A) Azim Premji
 B) Ratan Tata
 C) N R Narayana Murthy
 D) Sunil Mittal
  
42Sundar Pichai has been appointed head Google-s Android, the most used mobile operating system in the world. He was an alumnus of _________.
 A) IIT Kharagpur
 B) IIT Delhi
 C) IIT Kanpur
 D) IIT Bombay
  
43Babu Jagjivan Ram, popularly known as Babuji, was a freedom fighter and social reformer. His birth anniversary is celebrated as ____________.
 A) Shanti Diwas
 B) Samta Diwas
 C) Babuji Diwas
 D) None of these
  
44Who from Indian Navy became the first Indian to circumnavigate the globe in a sail boat over a 150-day non-stop voyage?
 A) S. M. Nanda
 B) Abhilash Tomy
 C) Devendra Kumar Joshi
 D) None of These
  
45Name the only women chief election commissioner of India, who passed away in April 2013.
 A) Rajani Rai
 B) Sarojini Naidu
 C) Rama Devi
 D) Fathima Beevi
  
46Who founded the Ramakrishna Mission in 1896 to carry on humanitarian relief and social work?
 A) Ramakrishna Paramahansa
 B) Swami Dayananda Saraswati
 C) Swami Vivekanda
 D) Blavatsky and Olcott
  
47Which Indian has been chosen for the Ramon Magsaysay Award for the year 2012, for economic empowerment of thousands of women and their families in Krishnagiri and Dharmapuri districts in Tamil Nadu?
 A) Dr.Shanta Sinha
 B) Kulandei Francis
 C) Sandeep Pandey
 D) Arvind Kejriwal
  
48Fortune magazine has released the list of "12 Greatest Entrepre-neurs of our Time" in 2012. Who is the only Indian in this list?
 A) Ratan Tata
 B) Dhirubhai Ambani
 C) Azim Premji
 D) N.R.Narayana Murthy
  
49The Pioneer of Communism in India was____.
 A) S.A. Dange
 B) M.R. Jayakar
 C) M.N. Roy
 D) Nalin Gupta
  
50Who among the following was popularly known as the -Frontier Gandhi-?
 A) Hasrat Mohani
 B) Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad
 C) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
 D) Iqbal Khan
  
51Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a great 19th Century Reformer who waged a struggle for/against which of the following issue?
 A) Education of Women
 B) Widow Remarriage
 C) Abolition of Sati
 D) None of these
  
52Who was the founder of Arya Samaj?
 A) Swami Vivekananda
 B) Swami Dayanand
 C) Raja Rammohan Roy
 D) Ashutosh Mukherjee
  
53Dr. Verghese Kurien passed away on September 9, 2012. He is the father of India's?
 A) Green Revolution
 B) Blue Revolution
 C) Yellow Revolution
 D) White Revolution
  
54A popular cricket commentator on All India Radio for four decades passed away in July 2012. Name him?
 A) Abid Hussain
 B) Suresh Saraiya
 C) Dara Singh
 D) None of These
  
55Brajesh Mishra passed away on in September 2012. He was India's first?
 A) Foreign Secretary
 B) National Security Adviser
 C) Director of IB
 D) Director General of NIA
  
56Who has become the first woman to command the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner which landed in New Delhi in September 2012?
 A) Alka Shukla
 B) M.P. Shumathi
 C) Nivedita Bhasin
 D) Saudamini Deshmukh
  
57Who was nominated as a member of the board of trustees of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Sep 2013?
 A) Azim Premji
 B) N R Narayana Murthy
 C) Ratan Tata
 D) Deepak Parekh
  
58Who will be formally inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Engineering in the US for his "outstanding contributions" to industrial development in India and the world over (announced in Oct 2013)?
 A) N R Narayana Mutrhy
 B) Ratan Tata
 C) Azim Premji
 D) Adi Godrej
  
59Which famous bollywood actor has been appointed as the goodwill ambassador for South Korea in Oct 2013?
 A) Salman Khan
 B) Shahrukh Khan
 C) Ranbir Kapoor
 D) Amitabh Bachchan
  
60Who has been named as the new head of Google's Android division in March 2013?
 A) Ram Shriram
 B) Sunder Pichai
 C) Nikesh Arora
 D) Krishna Bharat

 
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Answers:
41Ans) Azim Premji
42Ans) IIT Kharagpur
43Ans) Samta Diwas
44Ans) Abhilash Tomy
45Ans) Rama Devi
46Ans) Swami Vivekanda
47Ans) Kulandei Francis
48Ans) N.R.Narayana Murthy
49Ans) M.N. Roy
50Ans) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
51Ans) Widow Remarriage
52Ans) Swami Dayanand
53Ans) White Revolution
54Ans) Suresh Saraiya
55Ans) National Security Adviser
56Ans) Nivedita Bhasin
57Ans) Ratan Tata
58Ans) Ratan Tata
59Ans) ShahRukh Khan
60Ans) Sunder Pichai

 
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