Timeline created by Naisha Pai
In History
  • -375 BCE


    Chanakya - Ancient History › Kautilya
    Chanakya - was an ancient Indian teacher, philosopher, economist, jurist and royal advisor. He is traditionally identified as Kauṭilya or Vishnugupta,
  • Savitribai Phule

    Savitribai Phule
    Savitribai Phule was an Indian social reformer, educationalist, and poet from Maharashtra. She is regarded as the first female teacher of India. Along with her husband, Jyotirao Phule, she played an important and vital role in improving wome
  • Bal Gangadhar Tilak

    Bal Gangadhar Tilak
    Bal Gangadhar Tilak born as Keshav Gangadhar Tilak, was an Indian nationalist, teacher, and an independence activist.
  • Rabindra Nath Tagore

    Rabindra Nath Tagore
    Rabindranath Tagore FRAS was a Bengali poet, writer, composer, philosopher and painter. He reshaped Bengali literature and music,
  • Swami Vivekananda

    Swami Vivekananda
    He joined the Brahmo Samaj (Society of Brahma), dedicated to eliminating child marriage and illiteracy and determined to spread education among women and the lower castes.
  • Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

    Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
    In India, teachers' day is celebrated on September 5 every year since 1962, as it is the birth anniversary of the second President of India, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
    He was famous for his work on comparative religion, comparative Eastern and Western philosophy, and was also a teacher in India and at Oxford University in the United Kingdom. .
  • Aruna Asaf Ali

    Aruna Asaf Ali
  • K. Pattabhi Jois

    K. Pattabhi Jois
    K. Pattabhi Jois was an Indian yoga teacher and Sanskrit scholar who developed and popularized the vinyasa style of yoga known as Ashtanga Yoga
  • Y G Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy,

    Y G Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy,
    Y G Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy, better known as Mrs YGP, was an Indian journalist, educationist and social worker. Rajalakshmi was awarded the Padma Shri in 2010, India's fourth highest civil honour for her contribution to literature and education.
  • Shakuntala Devi

    Shakuntala Devi
    Shakuntala Devi was an Indian writer and mental calculator, popularly known as the "Human Computer". Devi strove to simplify numerical calculations for students.
  • Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

    Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
    A great mind, a great scientist, a great professor and a true Indian; the country's most celebrated aerospace and defense scientist and a teacher forever.
  • Babar Ali

    Babar Ali
    Babar Ali is a teacher from Murshidabad in West Bengal. He was called the "youngest headmaster in the world" by BBC in October 2009, at the age of sixteen.