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Meghnad Saha Quick General Knowledge
|Meghnad Saha (Meghnad Saha)
|Date of Birth
|06 October 1893
|Shortoli, Dhaka, Bengal
|Date of death
|16 February 1956
|Monther & Father Name
|Bhuvaneshwari Devi / Jagannath Saha
|1952 - First Indian scientist elected to the Lok Sabha
|Profession / Country
|male / Politician / India
Meghnad Saha - First Indian scientist elected to the Lok Sabha (1952)
Meghnad Saha was a great astronomer of India. Dr. Meghnad Saha discovered the physical reasons for the close relationship between the temperature and spectrum of stars. He also had significant contribution in the field of Indian calendar. He stood as an independent candidate in the parliamentary elections held in 1952 and won the election with a large margin, making him the first Indian scientist to be elected to the Lok Sabha.