Date of Arrival : 07 November 1888
Date of Departure : 21 November 1970
Cause of death : heart attack
Place of Death :Bangalore, India
Resting place : Bangalore, India
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Ethnicity : Indian
Alma mater/Profession : University of Madras
Political movement : None
Religion : Hindu
Spouse(s) : Lokasundari Ammal
Children : Sons Venkatraman Radhakrishnan, Chandrasekhar Raman.
Parents :Father R. Chandrasekhara Iyer Mother Parvati Amma
Known for :
C.V. Raman was the first Indian to win the Nobel Prize for Physics. He won it for his discovery, ‘The Raman Effect’.