|BIRTHDAY||10 March, 1932|
|BIRTH PLACE||Adamaru , Udupi , Karnataka|
|AGE (in 2017)||85 Years Old|
Udupi Ramachandra Rao was born on 10-03-1932 in Adamaru, Udupi in the state of Karnataka, India. He was an Indian Physicist, Researcher, Scientist, Chairperson & Author.
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|Padma Bhushan||Civilian Award||1976||Science and Engineering|
|Padma Vibhushan||Civilian Award||2017||Science and Engineering|
For his contribution to the field of Science, he was conferred with Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhusan by the Government of India and to date is the only Indian who had been included in the Satellite Hall of Fame.
Udupi Ramachandra Rao (U. R. Rao) past away on 24-07-2017 in Indiranagar, Bangalore, Karnataka, India. He died at age of 85.
|DEATHDAY||DEATH PLACE||DEATH STATE||DEATH COUNTRY|
|24 July, 2017||Indiranagar, Bangalore||Karnataka||India|
He was married to Yashoda Rao.