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Jagdish Chandra Bose Biography

Rabin Lama Tue Jul, 2017
Jagdish Chandra Bose

Facts of Jagdish Chandra Bose

Date of Birth: 1858 , November-30
Birth Nation: Bangladesh

Quick Timeline of Jagdish Chandra Bose

1858 Born in Mymensingh, Bangladesh
1887 Married to Abala Bose
1869 Joined Hare School
1879 Graduated from University of Calcutta
1884 graduated from University of London
1903 Jagadish's honors
1902 released Book
2009 established college

Detail Timeline of Jagdish Chandra Bose

November 30 , 1858

Born in Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Jagadish Chandra is a Bengali polymath, biologist, physicist, botanist, and archaeologist who was an early writer of science fiction. He was born on November 30, 1858, in Mymensingh, Bangladesh to Bhagawan Chandra Bose, father, and Bama Sundari Bose, mother. 

1887

Married to Abala Bose

Jagadish Chandra Bose married to beautiful wife Abala Bose in 1887 who was a feminist and social worker. The couple remained together for 50 years before the death of Jagadish.   

1869

Joined Hare School

father of Bengali science fiction and radio science, Jagadish Bose joined the Hare School in 1869 before graduating from St. Xavier's School in Kolkata. 

1879

Graduated from University of Calcutta

A renowned name of Bangladesh, Jagadish Chandra Bose, graduated from the University of Calcutta with a degree of BA in the year of 1879. He then went to England to Medicine at the University of London. 

1884

graduated from University of London

After completing his education from the University of Calcutta, Jagadish went to England and joined a University of London. There he completed his studies earning a degree of BSC.  

1903

Jagadish's honors

Jagadish was honored by Companion of the Order of the Indian Empire in 1903. Similarly, years later, he was honored by Companion of the Order of the Star of India, then Kight Bachelor, Fellow of the Royal Society, President of the 14th session of the Indian Science Congress, etc. subsequently.

1902

released Book

Talented and hardworking, Jagadish released a book named Response in the Living and Non-Living in 1902. Subsequently, he released the books such as Plant response as a means of physiological investigation, comparative Electrophysiology, the physiology of photosynthesis, and so on.

2009

established college

Investigator of radio and microwave optics, Jagadish Chandra Bose, established an Engineering College named Sir J.C Bose School of Engineering in the year of 2009.  

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Jagadish Chandra Bose is a son of Bhagawan Chandra Bose, father, and Bama Sundari Bose, mother. He first joined the Vernacular school and then Hare School, St. Xavier's School subsequently before joining the University of Calcutta. At the University of Calcutta, he received a BA degree and then went to England to study medicine at the University of London.

Later, Jagadish enrolled at the University of Cambridge and completed his education earning BA degree in Natural Sciences Tripos. Talented Jagadish then began researching on Electromagnet and plant life where he investigated the mechanism of the seasonal effect on plants and the effect of temperature. Similarly, he also played a significant role in the development of radio and was first to study the action of microwaves in plant tissues.

Besides, Jagadish had been honored by Companion of the Order of the Indian Empire, Companion of the Order of the Star of India, Knight Bachelor, Fellow of the Royal Society, Member of Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters, etc. In the same way, for his incredible talent, the Indian Botanic Graden renamed its name in his honor as the Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden.

Jagadish had published several books such as Response in the Living and Non-Living, Plant response as a means of physiological investigation, Life movements in plants, Motor mechanism of plants, etc. Correspondingly, he also wrote a journal named Nature and Bose J.C.

Moving towards his personal life, Jagadish was married to a feminist and social worker, Abala Bose. The couple remained in the relationship for 50 years, but the tragic end came into their life after the death of Jagadish. He died at the age of 79. 

Regarding his nationality, Jagadish is Bengali, and he belongs to black ethnicity. Likewise, reviewing his economic aspects, he must have earned a decent amount of money from his professions but to this date, his actual net worth is not disclosed.