Gopal, Sarvepalli (1923–2002), historian, was born in Madras, India, on 23 April 1923, the only son (there were five daughters) of Sir Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888–1975), philosopher and president of India, and his wife, Sivakamu (d. 1956), daughter of Talpuru Chenchurammiah, railway stationmaster. He was educated at ...
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Sarkar, Sir Jadunath (1870–1958), historian, the third son of Raj Kumar Sarkar and Hari Sundari, was born on 10 December 1870 at Karachmaria in the Rajshahi district of Bengal. His father belonged to a Barujibi (betel-grower) zamindari family. Educated at the Rajshahi and ...