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Dr. AP.J. Abdul Kalam is the “ Missile Man of India” for his work on the development of ballistic missiles and launch vehicle technology.

“DREAM, DREAM, DREAM, DREAM TRANSFORMS INTO THOUGHTS AND THOUGHTS RESULT INTO ACTION”

Birthplace: -

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was born on 15th October 1931 to a Tamil Muslim family at Rameswaram in the state of Tamil Nadu.

PRESIDENT OF INDIA-DR. ABDUL KALAM AZAD

 

Family Member of Abdul Kalam:-

His father Jainulabdeen was a boat owner and an imam of a local mosque, his mother Ashimma was a housewife. Abdul Kalam was the youngest of four brothers and sisters in his family.

“TO SUCCEED IN YOUR MISSION, YOU MUST HAVE SINGLE-MINDED DEVOTION TO YOUR GOAL”

Education:-

Abdul Kalam Secondary Schooling Schwartz Higher Secondary School & undergraduate from Saint Joseph College. He studied Aerospace Engineering from Madras Institute of Technology in 1960.

Abdul Kalam’s Achievements: -

 

After completing of his higher education, Abdul Kalam joined the DRDO(Aeronautical  Development  Establishment of the  Defence Research and Development Organisation) as a scientist. Late in the early 1960s, worked with INCOSPAR (Indian National Committee for Space Research) under Vikram Sarabhai a renowned space scientist.

 

Abdul Kalam started independently working on expandable rocket projects at DRDO. He was the project Director of  ISRO ( Indian Space Research Organisation)where he worked as  Project Director of SLV-III. India’s first indigenous  Satellite Launch  Vehicle, which deployed the Rohini satellite into the Orbit of the earth in the year July 1980.

Kalam’s dedication led to the development of four missile projects namely, Prithvi, Trishul, Akash, and Nag. Due to this contribution, he earned the title “Missile Man of India”

MISSILE MAN OF INDIA-DR. ABDUL KALAM AZAD

Abdul Kalam has played a valuable role in conducting the Pokhran-II, A series of 5 nuclear test explosions in 1998.

 

“DO NOT TAKE REST AFTER YOUR FIRST VICTORY BECAUSE IF YOU FAIL IN THE SECOND, MORE LIPS ARE WAITING TO SAY THAT YOUR FIRST VICTORY WAS JUST LUCK”

Abdul Kalam has contributed to the youth skilling and development initiative, working tirelessly in his field and directing several projects. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam has always been an inspiration to the people of the world. His struggle and passions have always given the power to dream to millions of others.

“YOU CAN NOT CHANGE YOUR FUTURE, BUT YOU CAN CHANGE YOUR HABITS, AND SURELY YOUR HABITS WILL CHANGE YOUR FUTURE”

Best Books by APJ Abdul Kalam: -

 1. Wings of Fire:-One of the best autobiographies ever. This book describes the journey of a simple boy from a humble background to a chief scientist, who had a major hand in Indian Space Research Innovations and later became the President of India.

2. Turning Points:-Turning Points takes us through an in-depth journey of what happened after Dr. Kalam became the President. It is a blueprint vision for 2020. Dr Kalam stressed the importance and acceptance of technology in our lives to move forward.

3. Ignited Minds book n in 2002. The excellent feature of this book is that through his many interactions with different children, he realised the true potential of the youth of our country. Dr Kalam through this book gave the message that we should try to look beyond what only our eyes can see.

4. Guiding This book explains Kalam’s purpose in Life, in the year 2005.

5. Mission of India vision of India youth publishing the year 2005.

“ONE BEST BOOK IS EQUAL TO HUNDRED GOOD FRIENDS, BUT ONE GOOD FRIEND IS EQUAL TO A LIBRARY”

Professional Carrier: -

In his professional career, he was associated with  ISRO & DRDO.His most significant works include the development of the Indian ballistic missile include the development of the  Indian ballistic missile and launch vehicle technology, which earned him the sobriquet Missile Man of India”. He played a central role in one of India’s most important nuclear tests, Pokharan –II. For his work in science and politics, he was awarded “Bharat Ratna” India’s highest civilian honour.

Dr. Abdul Kalam served as president of the Republic of India from 2002 to 2007:-

As a president, Kalam promoted the advancement of the national nuclear weapons programme. Kalam also devised a 20-year action plan to achieve economic growth through the technological development of India.

“IF YOU FAIL, NEVER GIVE UP BECAUSE F.A.I.L MEANS “FIRST ATTEMPT IN LEARNING “.E.N.D MEANS “EFFORT NEVER DIES”.IF YOU GET N.O MEANS “NEXT OPPORTUNITY”

 

Dr. A.P.J ABDUL KALAM JOURNEY: -

Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam, a renowned Indian scientist and statesman, made remarkable achievements throughout his illustrious career. He played a pivotal role in India’s space and missile programs, leading to the successful development of ballistic missile technology.

Under his leadership, the Pokharan-II nuclear tests bolstered India’s defence capabilities. He has served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007.

He became known as the “ People’s  President” for his approachability and dedication to youth empowerment. Dr Kalam’s contribution extended to education and inspiring millions of students, encouraging them to dream big and pursue careers in science and technology. His legacy continues to inspire generations.

11TH President of India: -

Kalam served as the 11th  president of India, succeeding  K.R. Narayan. He won the 2002 presidential election with an electoral vote of 922884, surpassing the 107366 votes won by Laxmi Sahgal. His term lasted from 25th July 2002  to 25th July 2007.

AWARDS TO DR. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM: -

1.1981-Padma Bhushan by Govt. Of India.

2.1990-Padma Vibhushan by Govt. Of India.

3.1997-Bharat Ratna by Govt. Of India.

4.1997-Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration. By Govt. Of India.

5.1998-Veer Savarkar Award by Govt. Of India.

6.2013-Von Braun Award by National Space Society.

Death of Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam:-

While Dr Kalam delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of  Management, Shillong, Kalam collapsed and died from an apparent cardiac arrest on 27 July 2015. At the age of 83.

Memorial:-

The Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam National Memorial was built in memory of Kalam by the DRDO in Pai Karumbu, in the island town of Rameswaram; Tamil Nadu. It was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July 2017.

Dr. Abdul Kalam was ranked 2nd in Outlook India’s poll-The Greatest Indian.

VISIONARY ABDUL KALAM AZAD

My Conclusion: -

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s life and legacy serve as a beacon of inspiration and inspiration for people across the world. His remarkable achievements in science, space technology, and defence bolstered India’s global standing. As the “ People President” he touched the hearts of millions with his humility and dedication to the youth.

Dr.A.P.J Abdul Kalam’s unwavering belief in the power of education and his ability to ignite the minds of young individuals will continue to leave an indelible mark on generations to come.

His journey from a humble background to the highest office in India showcases the limitless possibilities when one combines passion, perseverance, and dedication to a noble cause.

Dr. Dr     Kalam’s words and actions remind us that dreams can be achieved through hard work and commitment and that success lies in empowering others to soar to new heights.

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