Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

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Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born on 26th September 1820. He was a Bengali polymath from the Indian subcontinent, and a key figure of the Bengal Renaissance.

He was a philosopher, academic educator, writer, translator, printer, publisher, entrepreneur, reformer and philanthropist.

He died on 29th July 1891. On his birth anniversary we salute him for making the nation proud.