Indians who were awarded Nobel Prize for their distinguished works
- Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) – He was one of the greatest poets of India and received Nobel Prize for his book “Gitanjali” in 1913. He had also composed the national anthem of India.
- Sir C.V. Raman (1888-1970) – One of the brilliant jewels of India, C.V. Raman with Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930 for his “Raman” effect.
- Dr. Hargobind Khorana (1922-2011) – Dr. Khorana was awarded with Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology in 1968. Khorana has the distinction of producing the first man-made gene in a lab. He