|BIRTHDAY||4 November, 1929|
|BIRTH PLACE||Bengaluru , Karnataka|
|AGE (in 2013)||83 Years Old|
Shakuntala Devi was born on 04-11-1929 in Bengaluru in the state of Karnataka, India. She was an Indian Writer, Social Worker, Activist, Scientist, Mathematician, Metal Calculator & Astrologer.
Shakuntala Devi died on 21-04-2013 in Karnataka, Bengaluru at the age of 83 dur to heart and kidney problems.
|DEATHDAY||DEATH PLACE||DEATH COUNTRY|
|21 April, 2013||Bengaluru, Karnataka||India|
She was born in a conservative and impoverished family in Bengaluru. At the age of three, she joined her father’s circus as a lion trainer. It was her father who rebelled against the conservative society for her daughter and recognized the talent within her. Ms. Devi considered her talent as her “Gift from the Lord”.
After being married to Paritosh Banerji in 1960. In 1979 she divorced her husband who was an officer in Indian Administrative Service due to homosexuality issues which inspired her to get familiar with this issue more closely. Although she rarely attended the school in her childhood yet, she grew up as a great mathematician and authored numerous books.