Facts about Tipu Sultan

Tipu Sultan, also known as Tipu Sahab or the Tiger of Mysore,was the ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore based in South India and a pioneer of rocket artillery. He introduced a number of administrative innovations during his rule, including a new coinage system and calendar, and a new land revenue system which initiated the… Continue reading Facts about Tipu Sultan

Facts about Bank of Bombay

Bank of Bombay was the second of the three presidency banks (others being the Bank of Calcutta and the Bank of Madras) of the Raj period. It was established, pursuant to a charter of the British East India Company, on 15 April 1840. The bank’s headquarters were in Bombay, now called Mumbai. The Bank of… Continue reading Facts about Bank of Bombay

Facts about Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and co-founder of Apple Inc.; the chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar; a member of The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors following its acquisition of Pixar; and the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT. Steve Jobs traveled through India in 1974 seeking enlightenment and studying… Continue reading Facts about Steve Jobs

Facts about Twitter

Twitter was created by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone, and Evan Williams in March 2006 and launched in July 2006. Twitter’s origins lie in a “daylong brainstorming session” held by board members of the podcasting company Odeo. Tweets were originally restricted to 140 characters, but the limit was doubled to 280 for non-CJK (Non… Continue reading Facts about Twitter

Facts about Elon Musk

Elon Reeve Musk was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa. He is the founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; early stage investor, CEO, and Product Architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI. A centibillionaire, Musk is one of the richest people in the… Continue reading Facts about Elon Musk

Facts about Neptune

Neptune is the eighth and farthest known Solar planet from the Sun. In the Solar System, it is the fourth-largest planet by diameter, the third-most-massive planet, and the densest giant planet. It is 17 times the mass of Earth, slightly more massive than its near-twin Uranus. Neptune is denser and physically smaller than Uranus because… Continue reading Facts about Neptune

Facts about Uranus

Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun. Its name is a reference to the Greek god of the sky, Uranus, who, according to Greek mythology, was the great-grandfather of Ares (Mars), grandfather of Zeus (Jupiter) and father of Cronus (Saturn). Scientists often classify Uranus and Neptune as “ice giants” to distinguish them from the… Continue reading Facts about Uranus