India is a very beautiful and historic country that is populated with more than 1.25 billion people. In fact, lots of Indian people who are popular worldwide for their work in different field. In this regard, here are the top 10 world’s popular Indian personalities:
15. Sachin Tendulkar
This man is very popular in the field of sports, specifically Cricket. He’s among those excellent cricketers the world has to offer. He used to be the team captain of the cricket team he used to play with. He has got many rewards for his greatness and skills in cricket. He’s the only batsman who has scored highest number of runs in both format of the game.
14. Baba Ramdev
He became very popular because of his immense contributions in politics, agriculture, yoga, and Ayurveda. He’s actually a spiritual leader in India. He has rediscovered yoga and made it famous again in India and in the entire world. For his continuous effort, almost all Indian families become well-acquainted about yoga.
13. Aamir Khan
This popular Indian actor, philanthropist, and screenwriter was born on March 14, 1965 in Mumbai, India. Currently, he’s 50 years old. He’s known as “Mr. Perfectionist” for his excellence in acting. He takes acting very seriously, and he doesn’t believe in quantity in movie making rather quality.
12. Shahrukh Khan
He was born on November 2, 1965 in New Delhi, India. He’s currently 49 years old. He’s well known for the initial name of SRK. He’s one of the successful and famous actors in India, who also happens to be a producer. He’s branded as “King of Bollywood” by the Indian media.
11. Kapil Sharma
This man was born on April 2, 1981 in Amritsar, Punjab. Currently, he’s 34 years old. He became extremely popular worldwide because he is very talented. He’s an actor and stand-up comedian. In fact, he’s branded as India’s “Comedy King”.
10. Arvind Kejriwal
His great popularity has arisen since he became the 7th Chief Minister of Delhi last February 14, 2014. Aside from a famous politician, he’s also a social activist. At the moment, he’s also the Aam Aadmi Party’s convener. His political party emerged to be the majority winners in the last Delhi election.
9. A. R. Rahman
This 49-year-old man is a popular Indian musician who received many national and international awards in his career. His contribution in the music field is admirable, he also wins 2 Oscar awards. This famous Indian personality was born on January 6, 1967 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
8. K. Radhakrishnan
He was born in Irinjalakuda, India on August 29, 1949. This 65-year-old man became very popular in the field of space research and electrical engineering. December last year, he was appointed as the chairperson of Indian Institutes of Engineering Science and Technology.
7. Gautam Adani
Gautam Adani is an influential Indian billionaire and industrialist, born on June 24, 1962. He is the founder and chairman of the Adani Group, a conglomerate with interests in sectors like infrastructure, energy, logistics, and resources. Adani, a self-made entrepreneur, transformed his modest trading business into one of India’s largest conglomerates. His ventures include Adani Ports & SEZ, Adani Power, and Adani Enterprises. Adani’s strategic vision and business acumen have propelled him to become one of India’s wealthiest individuals, contributing significantly to the country’s economic landscape and infrastructure development. He is role model for many entrepreneur in India.
6. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani, born on April 19, 1957, is a prominent figure in India’s business landscape and holds the distinction of being one of the richest businessmen in India. As the chairman and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries, Ambani oversees a diversified empire that spans petrochemicals, refining, telecommunications, and retail. His visionary leadership has propelled Reliance to unprecedented heights, transforming it into a global player. Ambani’s strategic initiatives, notably the groundbreaking Jio telecommunications venture, have redefined India’s digital landscape. With a keen focus on innovation and growth, Mukesh Ambani remains a key influencer in both corporate and technological spheres.
5. Kailash Satyarthi
He was born on January 11, 1954 in Vidisha, India. He’s currently 61 years old. His given birth name is Kailash Sharma. He’s a world-renowned activist who fights against child labor. There are over 83,000 children coming from all over the world whom he provided with protection in the organization he founded in the year 1980 known as Bachpan Bachao Andolan.
4. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli, the Indian cricket sensation, etched his name in history by scoring his 50th ODI century in the 2023 World Cup. This feat cemented his place as the highest century scorer in ODI cricket history, surpassing the legendary Sachin Tendulkar.
Kohli’s batting prowess and leadership qualities have garnered him a massive fan following across the globe. His fans adore his aggressive batting style, unwavering dedication, and passionate on-field presence. He is considered a role model for aspiring cricketers and an inspiration for millions.
Kohli’s achievement resonated not only with his fans but also with world leaders, fellow cricketers, and celebrities. From Prime Minister Modi to Sachin Tendulkar, the congratulatory messages poured in, reflecting the immense respect and admiration he has earned globally. His 50th century marked a monumental moment in cricket history, further solidifying his legacy as one of the greatest batsmen of all time.
3. S Jaishankar
Subrahmanyam Jaishankar who is also know as S Jaishankar is India’s current Minister of External Affairs, serving since 2019. He has held various diplomatic posts throughout his career, representing India globally. His expertise lies in strategic affairs, foreign policy, and international relations.
Here are two statements Jaishankar made about European countries, highlighting his views:
1. On European Security Architecture: “Europe needs to accept that a multipolar world impacts its security architecture. The continent cannot remain focused solely on the transatlantic relationship and needs to engage with the Indo-Pacific region.”
2. On India-EU Cooperation: “India and the European Union share values of democracy, openness, and rule of law. Cooperation between these two major economies on areas like trade, climate change, and maritime security will be crucial for global stability.”
Jaishankar’s statements reflect his vision for India’s role in the world and its relationship with Europe. He emphasizes the importance of a multipolar world and sees India as a key player in global affairs.
2. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
1. Narendra Modi
This famous Indian man was born on September 17, 1950 and he’s currently 64 years old. He is the Prime Minister of India who took over the position from Manmohan Singh. His real name is Narendra Damodardas Modi. From 2001 up to 2014, he was the Chief Minister of Gujarat.
These are the top 10 world’s famous Indian personalities. They have great contributions in the field where they belong to.
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