Top 20 Philosopher celebrities in India

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Philosopher celebrities [Updated March 31, 2023].

1. Amartya Sen

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Amartya Sen was born on November 3, 1933 in India.
He was listed by New Statesman as one of the World's 50 Most Influential People Who Matter. He received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1998.

2. Muhammad Iqbal

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Muhammad Iqbal was born on November 9, 1877 in India.
He was knighted by King George V in 1922.

3. Chanakya

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Chanakya was born in India, India.

4. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

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Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak was born on February 24, 1942 in India.
She became the first non-white University Professor at Columbia University in its over 260-year history.

5. Debendranath Tagore

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Debendranath Tagore was born on May 15, 1817 in India.
He did not reject material possessions and had estates all over Bengal, which was contrary to Hindu tradition and philosophy.

6. BR Ambedkar

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BR Ambedkar was born on April 14, 1891 in Mhow, India.
He played an instrumental role in drafting India's Constitution in 1949.

7. Lokenath Brahmachari

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Lokenath Brahmachari was born on August 31, 1730 in India.
His name adorned dozens of temples and ashrams around the world, including many in India and Bangladesh.

8. Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar

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Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar was born on May 21, 1921 in India.
He was barred from entering the USA during his life.

9. Ramakrishna

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Ramakrishna was born on February 18, 1836 in India.
His followers thought of him as an incarnation of God and referred to him as Paramahamsa or Ramkrishna Paramhamsa.

10. Allan Bloom

Allan Bloom was born on September 14, 1930 in India.
He wrote his last book Love and Friendship while paralyzed in a hospital. He would dictate his words and a close associate would pen them down.

11. Pandurang Shastri Athavale

Pandurang Shastri Athavale was born on October 19, 1920 in India.
He was awarded the prestigious Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion in 1997.

12. Virgil Aldrich

Virgil Aldrich was born on September 13, 1903 in India.
He once served as the President of the American Philosophical Association.

13. Harry Prosch

Harry Prosch was born on May 4, 1917 in India.
He served in the U.S. Army during the 1940s as a supply sergeant in New Guinea and the Philippines.