Prafulla Chandra Ray

Prafulla Chandra Ray bio

Birth Name: Prafulla Chandra Ray

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Bangladesh

Date Of Birth: August 2, 1861

Date Of Death: June 16, 1944

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Indian

Prafulla Chandra Ray was born on the 2nd of August, 1861. He was best known for being a Chemist. Author of A History of Hindu Chemistry from the Earliest Times to the Middle of Sixteenth Century who is considered the father of Indian chemistry. He founded the first Indian pharmacy: Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals.

Prafulla Chandra Ray was born in Bangladesh. He suffered from dysentery, which affected his health throughout his life. He was honored by the Royal Society of Chemistry with the first-ever Chemical Landmark Plaque outside of Europe.

Prafulla Chandra Ray was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Prafulla Chandra Ray was born in 1860s.

Prafulla Chandra Ray 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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Prafulla Chandra Ray was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: Prafulla Chandra Ray
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Zodiac Sign: Prafulla Chandra Ray was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Prafulla Chandra Ray was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Prafulla Chandra Ray had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Prafulla Chandra Ray’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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