APJ Abdul Kalam Death Anniversary: Top Quotes From ‘India’s Missile Man’
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the former President of India, was a nuclear scientist, writer, poet and educator. He died on July 27, 2015 at the age of 83. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen (APJ) Abdul Kalam had excelled in different fields and served the nation till his death.
Also known as the People’s President, Kalam was also conferred with the Bharat Ratna for his contribution to nuclear science.
Born in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, the 11th President of India was also known as the “Missile Man of India”. He was president between 2002 and 2007.
A key contributor to the 1998 Pokhran-II nuclear tests, Dr. Kalam worked with the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) for almost four decades.
Dr. Kalam is a major inspiration to people to this day. Here are some inspirational quotes from APJ Abdul Kalam: