Google remembers legendary filmmaker V Shantaram with a doodle

Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre referred to as V. Shantaram or Shantaram Bapu, was an Indian filmmaker, film producer and actor. He is most known for films such as Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani (1946), Amar Bhoopali (1951), Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baaje (1955), Do Aankhen Barah Haath (1957), Navrang (1959), Duniya Na Mane (1937), Pinjra (1972), Chani, … Continue reading “Google remembers legendary filmmaker V Shantaram with a doodle”

Pedro Infante’s 100th Birthday Google Doodle

Pedro Infante Cruz better known as Pedro Infante, was a Mexican actor and singer. Hailed as one of the greatest actors of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, he is considered an idol of the Latin American people, together with Jorge Negrete and Javier Solís, who were styled as the Tres Gallos Mexicanos (the Three … Continue reading “Pedro Infante’s 100th Birthday Google Doodle”

Chinua Achebe’s 87th Birthday Google Doodle

Chinua Achebe  was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic.His first novel Things Fall Apart (1958), often considered his best, is the most widely read book in modern African literature. He won the Man Booker International Prize in 2007. Chinua Achebe was born on the 16 of November, 1930. Achebe’s parents, Isaiah Okafo Achebe and Janet … Continue reading “Chinua Achebe’s 87th Birthday Google Doodle”

Cornelia Sorabji’s 151st Birthday Google Doodle

Cornelia Sorabji was an Indian woman who achieved several notable firsts: the first female graduate from Bombay University, the first woman to study law at Oxford University, the first female advocate in India, and the first woman to practise law in India and Britain. In 2012, her glory was unveiled at Lincoln’s Inn, London. Google … Continue reading “Cornelia Sorabji’s 151st Birthday Google Doodle”

131st Anniversary of the Hole Puncher Google Doodle

A hole punch (also known as a hole puncher) is a common office tool that is used to create holes in sheets of paper, often for the purpose of collecting the sheets in a binder or folder. A leather punch, of different construction from one designed for paper, is used for leather goods, cloth, or … Continue reading “131st Anniversary of the Hole Puncher Google Doodle”