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Described by many as the “greatest chemical discoverer of his time,” Ramsay became a fellow of the Royal Society in 1888, was knighted in 1902, and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1904.
Google remembered BB King through a video and it shows the iconic singer holding a guitar. Check it out!
The Google Doodle dedicated to Amrita Pritam is a reference to her autobiography Kala Gulab which revealed many details of her personal life
Muthulakshmi Reddi’s Google Doodle: Know lesser known facts about country’s first woman MLA and first lady doctor
Having become the first woman MLA of the country, Muthulakshmi Reddi became an example for all. Check out lesser-known facts related to her!
Google Doodle celebrates America’s Independence Day with baseball doodle game and fireworks in search
Google Doodle commemorated the day with a backyard BBQ ball game on its search page
On the 87th birth anniversary of late Indian actor Amrish Puri, Google honored a doodle to mark the day. Check it out!
The Google Doodle to honor the 50 years of pride history is created by Nate Swinehart and it showcases the early pride activism on Christopher Street in New York City to the worldwide celebrations of today
Check out Google Doodle on Earth Day
Sake Dean Mahomed was an entrepreneur who made a name for himself by building cultural connections between India and England. A soldier in the East India Company’s Bengal Regiment, he had first settled in Ireland in 1784, in the service of captain Baker with whom he worked for many years.[Read More…]
Search engine giant Google is all set to welcome 2019 with the New Year’s Eve doodle today. The doodle shows two purple elephants tossing tye balloons and devouring popcorn, the baby elephants perched on top of the Google homepage are seen playfully arranging for party decor. One of the elephants[Read More…]
Baba Amte Google Doodle: Baba Amte dedicated his life to serving those in need, especially those afflicted with leprosy.
New Delhi, A snowy Google Doodle on Friday marked the 2018 winter solstice, the shortest day of the year when the Earth is farthest from the Sun. This year it is particularly special as the upcoming December full moon, named the Cold Moon, will be visible in the night sky[Read More…]
The Winter Solstice, which marks the start of the winter season, is the inspiration behind Friday’s Google Doodle. Today you can find the sun at its lowest position throughout the Northern Hemisphere sky. People around the world have celebrated this astronomical milestone for centuries. The Winter Solstice doodle features an animated[Read More…]
New Delhi: After 9 p.m. on Thursday, you should be able to watch the best Geminid meteor showers to Earth ever and Google has made a Doodle just to make you aware of what a celestial show you could miss if you do not look up at the sky at[Read More…]
The Geminid Meteor Shower 2018 is considered one of the most spectacular celestial shows in this year. The scientists say that it will emit bands of light across the sky and due to this phenomenon, it is called the Geminid. Google doodle celebrates the special moments (it will have its[Read More…]
Google celebrates 62nd birthday of the late Bangladeshi filmmaker, Tareque Masud with a Doodle. The first Bangladeshi director to participate in the Oscars or to be honored at Cannes, Tareque Masud was a driving force within his country’s independent film movement. Masud and his wife Catherine, would visit remote villages all[Read More…]
New Delhi: Google on Saturday dedicated a Doodle in honour of Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu who fought gender barriers to become one of the first woman engineers in the world. Born in the Romanian port city of Galati on November 10, 1887, Zamfirescu passed school with high marks from the Central[Read More…]
New Delhi: Google on Monday honoured Greek professor and computer scientist Michael Dertouzos’s 82nd birth anniversary with a doodle. Dertouzos foresaw how the Internet would impact everyday lives. He predicted the popularity of personal computers and helped to maximise their potential as director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT)[Read More…]
New Delhi: Google on Tuesday celebrated eminent tabla player from the Banaras gharana Pandit Lachhu Maharaj’s 74th birth anniversary with a simple string doodle. The doodle showed Lachhu Maharaj drawn in primary colours of blue, red, yellow and green. He is seen playing the tabla for his audience, with a[Read More…]
Google Doodle remembers Tabla maestro Pt Lachhu Maharaj, one of the finest but little-known musicians of the Banaras Gharana on his birth anniversary. The doodle showed Lachhu Maharaj drawn in primary colours of blue, red, yellow and green. He is seen playing the tabla for his audience, with a grin on his[Read More…]
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is well versed of them all? Google! Comes the answer. The search engine giant, Google turns 20 this year. Devoted to its journey of twenty-long years, Google Doodle celebrates with one of its finest videos. But, did you ever wonder, why this widely read,[Read More…]
Name an important day and Google has a doodle for it. Google has been celebrating birthdays and other important days of countries around the globe. Now it is the search giant’s own turn as it turns 20, the doodle brings us a cute video dedicated to its evolution. 20-years back[Read More…]
Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya also known as Sir MV was a great Indian engineer, scholar, statesman, and the 19th Diwan of Mysore, who served from 1912 to 1918. Google Doodle celebrates Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya’s 158th Birthday Sir MV received India’s highest honor, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955. He was knighted as a[Read More…]
September 5, the birth anniversary of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, is celebrated as Teacher’s Day in India to commemorate the contributions of our gurus and elders towards our holistic development. On this day, students give greeting cards and gifts to their teachers. Students express their love and respect towards teachers in their[Read More…]
Google Doodle is celebrating the 130th birth anniversary of German painter, sculptor, designer and choreographer Oskar Schlemmer. He was associated with the Bauhaus school of art and is most vividly remembered for his “Triadisches Ballet” where the performers are seen converting into geometrical figurines from normal beings. His ideas were complex and hard to decipher. He infamously rejected the absolute abstract and[Read More…]
Google Doodle honoured the celebrated author Ismat Chughtai on her birth anniversary, one of the most powerful voices in Urdu literature of the 20th century, was known for her free and fearless explorations of feminine sexuality and middle-class morality in her writing, and for the fierce determination with which she defended her[Read More…]
Mumbai: Google on Saturday created a special Doodle to mark the 153rd birth anniversary of Thane-born Anandi Gopal Joshi, regarded as India’s first US-trained female medico. The Goodle, designed by Kashmira Sarode of Bengaluru, depicts a young sari-clad Anandi, with a heavy Maharashtrian nose-ring and a prominent bindi. She is seen[Read More…]