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Personalities - Rabindranath Tagore
(poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer and painter)
* 22 Jan 2022
Rabindranath Tagore is the only known person who has written the
national anthems for three countries. He wrote 'Jana Gana Mana', the
national anthem for India, 'Amar Sonar Bangla', the national anthem for
Bangladesh and 'Nama Nama Sri Lanka Mata', in Bengali, for Sri Lanka.
* 20 Jan 2022
A multifaceted personality, Tagore began writing poetry when he was only
eight years old and he was only 16 when he released his first
collection of poems under the pseudonym 'Bhanusimha'.