Birth Anniversary Special: ​​’Missile-man’ APJ Abdul Kalam wanted to become a pilot

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Birth Anniversary Special: ​​'Missile-man' APJ Abdul Kalam wanted to become a pilot
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam (Fle Photo)

Today is the birth anniversary of India’s 11th President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. His famous quote, “Dreams are those that do not let you sleep”, still inspire millions to achieve their dreams. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam wanted to become a pilot, but when he could not succeed, he became a scientist and now the whole world knows him as the ‘Missile-Man‘. With his missiles like Prithvi and Agni, Indian aerospace technology reached new heights. Mr. Kalam had played an important role in India’s Pokhran-II nuclear tests in 1998. 

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