Statesman

 

S. Radhakrishnan, former President of India

Freedom Fighters, Social Reformers, Gandhians

Konda Venkatappaiah

Raghupati Venkataratnam Naidu

B. Pattabhi Sitaramayya

S. Satyamurti

Nyapathi Subba Rao

K. P. Kesava Menon

K. Kelappan

M. C. Rajah

Kumarappa brothers

S. K. George

Army General

General K. Sunderji, former Chief of Army Staff

Central Ministers / Politicians

R. K. Shanmugham Chetty, John Mathai, T. T. Krishnamachari - Three of the first four Finance Ministers of India

Prakash Karat, General Secretary, CPI-M

R. Velu, Minister of State for Railways

Kishore Chandra Deo

Governors

Sir Mohamed Usman, Madras Presidency (Acting)

K. C. Abraham, Andhra Pradesh

M. M. Rajendran, Odisha

Chief Minister/Premiers

P. Subbarayan 1926-30

P. Munuswami Naidu, Madras Presidency 1930-32

Kurma Venkatareddi Naidu 1937

Diplomats / Civil Servants / Bureaucrats

K. P. S. Menon, Sardar, A. P. Venkateswaran, K. S. Raghunath - Foreign Secretaries (KPS Menon Sr. was the first Foreign Secretary in Independent India)

F. V. Arul, former Chief Officer Interpol

P.Sabanayagam, first batch of IAS officers -1947, Secretary, Education& Culture, Govt of India, 1980

Helen David IFS, former Deputy Sec. Ministry of External Affairs

T. N. Seshan, former Chief Election Commissioner

Vijaya Rama Rao, former Director, C.B.I

T. P. Seetharam, former Press Secretary, The President of India 

S. Narayanan, Finance Secretary, Government of India

K. Matten, Draviam, S.K.Chetttur, former chief Secretaries, TN Govt.

O. Pulla Reddi, M.Purushottam Pai, BPR Vittal, Jagatpati former chief secretaries, AP Govt.

Leela K Ponappa, former Ambassador & Deputy National Security Adviser.

Parliament / Assembly Speakers

P. T. R. Palanivel Rajan, former Speaker, Tamil Nadu Assembly

A. Easwara Reddy, former Speaker, Andra Pradesh Assembly

Tambi Durai, former Deputy Speaker, Lok Sabha

Scientists

K. S. Krishnan, Physicist and collaborator with CV Raman

Raja Ramanna, Nuclear Science

E. C. G. Sudharshan, Physicist and winner of Third World Prize

R. Y. George, first Indian Scientist to land on Antarctica

C. P. Ramachandran, Science-Diplomat, WHO

Sports Persons

V. Pattabhiraman, Cricketer and Cricket Administrator

R. S. Amrithraj, Athlete and father of well known Tennis players - Anand, Vijay

CF Dywer, Well known sports commentator

Eric (Philip) Prabhakar, represented India in the 1948 Olympics and a Rhodes Scholar 

J. B. Joseph, National Athlete (400 metres) Asian games 1954, 1958

C. D. Gopinath, Test Cricketer

R. Balu Alaganan, Ranji team member and well known cricket commentator

N. Kannayiram, Ranji team member from TN

R. M. Perumal, Ranji team member from TN

E.C.P.Prabhakar, civil servant, member of Ranji Trophy Cricketer

Paul Joseph, National Basket Ball Player

K. E. Kaliah, Hockey Team, India

T. Sunder Raj, represented India in Athletics

P. Sankar, the only Indian to officiate at the FIFA 2002 World Cup in Foot Ball

Businessmen / Entrepreneurs / Industrialists / Executives

D. C. Kothari, Kothari Ltd.

Mammen Mappilai, M.R.F

Suresh Krishna, T.V.S

Vikram Reddy, Nutrine

Jagadish Chandran, Premier Mills

Prakash Kuruvilla, HSBC

Ashok Narasimhan, LT., U.S.A

lndra K. Nooyi, Chairperson, PepsiCo World

Chandrika Tandon, Musician and Entrepreneur

Vice-Chancellors

John Mathai, Bombay University

R. Venkataratnam Naidu, Madras University

Mahomed Usman, Madras University

A. Lakshmanasami Mudaliar, Vice Chancellor, Madras University for 26 years

A. Ramaswami Mudaliar, Travancore University, Kerala

C. Ramalinga Reddy, Andhra University

S. Radhakrishnan, Andhra University

Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed, Kashmir University & founder of New College and SIET, Chennai

Govidarajulu, Sri Venkateswara University

D. Sadasiva Reddy, Osmania University

Manavala Ramanujam, Annamalai University

R.K.Shanmukham Chetty, Annamalai University

S. P. Adinarayana, Annamalai University

Chandran Devanesen, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

M. Abel, Sri Krishnadevaraya University (2 terms)

Legal Professionals

Thambu Chetty, Judge, Chief court of Mysore

Alladi Krishna Swami Iyer, Member, Constituent Assembly

P. V. Rajamannar, former Chief Justice, Madras High Court

M.Venkata Subba Rao, former acting Chief Justice, Madras High Court

Bopanna, former Chief Justice, Karnataka High Court

M.S.Menon, former Chief Justice, Kerala High Court

Balakrishna Eradi, former Judge, Supreme Court

Economists

K. N. Raj

Raja J. Chelliah

C. T. Kurian

Media / Journalism / Cinema / Music

M. S. Kamat, Journalist

K. Nageswara Rao, founder Andhra Patrika

Gemini Ganesan, Cinema actor

Handel Manuel, Music

Ajit Ninan, Political Cartoonist

T. N. Ninan, Chief Editor, Business Standard

Sashi Kumar Menon, Asia Media Foundation

David Davidar, C. E. O. Penguin India

Poets / Scholars

Manjeswara Govinda Pai, Kannada

Srirangam Srinivasa Rao, Telugu

Sachchidanada Hirananda Vatsyayan, Hindi

C.S. Lakshmi (Ambal), Novelist and Feminist writer 

Health / Public Care

Sudarshan Devanesen, Member of the Order of Canada for Community Health

Dayalan Devanesen, Member of the Order of Australia for work among the Aborigines

K. Mani, Nephrologist

Pratap C. Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals

Christian Leaders / Theologians

V. S. Azariah, the first Indian Bishop

K. T. Paul, former president, Y.M.C.A

P. Chenchiah, V. Chakkarai, D. G. Moses, and A. J. Appasamy, Well-known Indian theologians

D. T. Niles & Wesley Ariarajah, former officers at World Council of Churches. Geneva

Canon Ivor Smith Cameron, One of the Chaplains to her Majesty, the Queen of England

K. Rajaratnam, former President, N.C.C.I

Paul Sabapathy, Lord Lieutenant to her Majesty, the Queen of England

Historians

V. Venkayya, Epigraphalogist

K. A. Nilakanta Sastri

Cadambi Minakshi

Sardar K.M.Panikkar

Artists/Painters

K. C. S Paniker

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