Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam-Bio,Education,Parents, Birth Place, Profession, Awards, etc.

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Kalam in 2008
11th President of India
In office
25 July 2002 – 25 July 2007
Prime MinisterAtal Bihari Vajpayee
Manmohan Singh
Vice PresidentKrishan Kant
Bhairon Singh Shekhawat
Preceded byK. R. Narayanan
Succeeded byPratibha Patil
Personal details
BornAvul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
15 October 1931
Rameswaram, Ramnad District, Madras PresidencyBritish India
(now in Ramanathapuram DistrictTamil NaduIndia
Died27 July 2015 (aged 83)
ShillongMeghalayaIndia
Cause of
 death
Cardiac arrest (Stroke)
NationalityIndian
Alma materSt. Joseph's College, Tiruchirappalli
Madras Institute of Technology
ProfessionProfessor
Author
Aerospace scientist
AwardsBharat Ratna 1997
Padma Vibhushan 1990
Padma Bhushan 1981
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