Nicknames of Famous Indian Personalities

Nicknames of Famous Indian Personalities


This post discusses famous Indian Personalities and their Alternative Names/Sobriquets.

List of Famous Indian Personalities & their Alternative Names




Abbreviated/Alternative Name Personnel
Enlightened One
Light of Asia
The Mahatma Buddha
Adi Kavi Valmiki
Indian Einstein Nagarjuna
Indian Napoleon Samudragupta
Machiavelli of India Chanakya
Shakespeare of India Mahakavi Kalidas
Parrot of India 
(Tuti-e-Hindustan/Tota-e-hind)
Amir Khusrau
Sage of Kanchi Sankaracharya
Prince of Autobiography Babur
Prince of Builders Shah Jahan
Prince of Money Makers Muhammad bin Tughlaq
King Maker of Indian History Sayyed Bandu
Man of Peace Lal Bahadur Shastri
Father of the Local Self-government Lord Ripon
Liberator of the Indian Press Sir Charles Metcalfe
Grand Old Man of Indian Journalism Tushar Kanti Ghosh
Sahitya Samrat Bankim Chandra Chattopadhay
Kathasilpi Sarath Chandra Chattopadhay
Akbar of Kashmir Jainul Abdin
Banga Bandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah
Grandfather of Indian Films Dhundiraj Govind Phalke
Mother 
Saint of the Gutters
Mother Teresa
Udanpari
Payyoli Express
PT Usha
Magician of Hockey Dhyanchand
Little Master Sunil Gavaskar
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar
Haryana Hurricane Kapil Dev
Prince of Kolkata Saurav Ganguly
Flying Sikh Milkha Singh
Swar Kokila Lata Mangeshkar
Sparrow Major General Rajinder Singh
Young Turk Chandra Shekhar
 Jana Nayak Karpuri Thakur
Uncle Ho Ho Chi Minh
Kuvempu KV Puttappa
Guruji MS Golvalkar
Tau Chaudhury Devi Lal
Scourge of God Chengiz Khan
Vizzy Maharaja Kumar of Vizianagara
Bird Man of India Salim Ali
Father of Gujarat Ravi Shankar Maharaj
Prince of Pilgrims Hiuen Tsang
Priyadarshini
Iron Lady of India
Indira Gandhi
Tiger of Snow Tenzing Norgay
Father of Indian Nuclear Programme Homi J. Bhabha
Missile Man of India A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
  

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