July 16, 2019

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Biography, Age, Death, Height, Weight, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 29, 2018

Other Name: P. C. Mahalanobis
Other Professions: Economist Statistician Mathematician Writer Author Principal Managing Director Founder

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis was 78 years, 11 months & 28 days old age.

Short Biography

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis was born on 29-06-1893 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He was an Indian Scientist, Economist, Statistician, Mathematician, Writer, Author, Principal, Managing Director & Founder of Indian Schools & Colleges, Indian Statistical Institute.

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Honours & Awards

Padma Vibhushan Civilian Award 1968 Literature and Education

Death Info

Prasanta Chandra died on 28-06-1972 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He died at the age of 78 a day before his 79th birthday.

28 June, 1972 Kolkata, West Bengal India

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis was born to Prabodh Chandra Mahalanobis & Nirodbashini. He had five siblings include four sisters and one brother. He was the eldest child of his family. He was married to Nirmal Kumari.

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

  • The day of his birthday is celebrated as a National Statistical Day since 2006.
  • He had appeared in Matthew Brown's movie "The Man Who Knew Infinity" which was the biopic of Srinivasa Ramanujan (Indian Mathematician) and released in 2015.
  • Google honoured him with a doodle on his 125th birthday dated 29th June 2018.