Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar bio

Birth Name: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

Occupation: Non-Fiction Author

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: September 26, 1820

Date Of Death: July 29, 1890

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Indian

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born on the 26th of September, 1820. He was best known for being a Non-Fiction Author. An author and prominent figure of the Bengali Renaissance, he famously reformed the Bengali alphabet. His literary works include Upakramanika and Shakuntala.

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born in India. His impoverished family could not afford a gas lamp; consequently, the young Vidyasagar was forced to study by the light of street lamps. His expertise in Sanskrit studies and philosophy earned him the title of “Vidyasagar” (“Ocean of Knowledge”).

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born in 1820s.

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Ishwar’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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