Winters are not just about the cold weather and festive vibes. It is also the time when great legends of our entire universe took birth. Winters are popularly known for a lot of reasons and one of them being the celebration of birthdays of our legends that we follow from deep inside our heart.
So here is a list of some of the famous people around us who were born in winters and made their bright presence in this world.
- George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George; 14 December 1895 – 6 February 1952):
Did you ever know that the last Emperor of India i.e. Albert Frederick George was born on 14 December at Sandringham house? He was the king f the United Kingdom and the dominions of the British Commonwealth.
- Srinivasa Ramanujan (22 December 1887 – 26 April 1920):
The great Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan was also born in the chilly winds of winters on December 22, 1887, without any pure mathematics training and learning, he made a lot of big contributions to the mathematical analysis, continues fractions and many more mathematics fields. He is said to be born with natural geniuses.
- Swami Vivekananda (12 January 1863–4 July 1902):
The founder of Ramakrishna math and Ramakrishna mission, swami Vivekananda was an Indian monk, who introduced Indian philosophies Vedanta and Yoga. Swami Vivekananda contributed a lot towards the revival of Hinduism and is also known as a patriotic saint, born in an aristocratic Bengali family, his birthday is also celebrated a national youth day in the country.
- Deepika Padukone (born 5 January 1986):
Deepika Padukone is a famous actress of Bollywood and a former model. The actress has gained a lot of publicity and success in her career is last few years and has become a role model for almost all the young generation. Daughter of famous badminton player Prakash Padukone, Deepika also played badminton in early stages of her life and had been a participant of a lot of national levels badminton competitions, later she decided to pursue modeling as her career.
- Sonia Gandhi (9 December 1946):
Sonia Gandhi is an Indian politician born in Lusiana, Veneto, Italy. She is also the president of the Indian national congress and one of the major influential personalities of Indian political world. She was married to the former president of India late Rajiv Gandhi and belongs to the Nehru-Gandhi family now.
- Sarojini Naidu (13 February 1879 – 2 March 1949):
Popularly known as the Nightingale of India, Sarojini Naidu was born in cool winds of winters in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. She was a child prodigy by profession but was also popularly known to be an Indian Independence Activist and a profound poet. Sarojini Naidu is the second Indian women to become The President of the Indian National congress and was also the first governor of Uttar Pradesh State. She played a leading role during Civil Disobedience movement and was also arrested during Quit India movement.
- Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936):
Rudyard Kipling was born in India Mumbai in the Bombay Presidency of British India. He was a very famous and talented English short-story writer, Novelist, poet and is heartedly remembered for his poems and tales of British Soldiers in India. He has received a lot of awards and a Nobel Prize for literature in the year 1907.These were some of the famous personalities born in winters which we all admire and desire to be like. For those who are born in winters, it’s time to feel lucky about being born in this amazing season of achievers.