- World Students Day is celebrated on 15 October 2023 to honor the birth anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the 11th President of India.
- Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, also known as the ‘Missile Man’ of India, was born on October 15, 1931, in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu.
- He served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007.
- His life journey, from a small village in Rameswaram to the Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi, has been a source of inspiration for millions of people.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Dr. Kalam on his 92nd birth anniversary, acknowledging his remarkable contribution to nation-building.
- Dr. Kalam authored several bestselling books and was widely popular, especially among the younger generation.
MCQs about Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam:
Q.: What is the significance of celebrating World Students Day on October 15th?
a) To commemorate the birth anniversary of a renowned scientist
b) To celebrate the achievements of Nobel laureates
c) To promote international cooperation in education
d) To honor famous educators from around the world
Ans : a) To commemorate the birth anniversary of a renowned scientist
Q.: In which state of India was Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam born?
a) Andhra Pradesh
b) Tamil Nadu
Ans : b) Tamil Nadu
Q.: Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam also know as ……………….
a) The Father of the Nation
b) The Missile Man of India
c) The Scientific Wizard
d) The Visionary Leader
Ans : b) The Missile Man of India
Q.: During which years did Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam serve as the President of India?
Ans : a) 2002-2007