Achievements and Awards received by Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
- P.J Abdul Kalam was a proud grantee (recipient) of Bharat Ratna, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan awards from Indian Government.
- In 1997, he honored and respected with Indira Gandhi Award by Indian Government for his National Integration.
- The next year in 1998, he gave Veer Savarkar Award by Indian Government.
- In 2000, The Alwars Research Centre in Chennai honored and bestowed him with Ramanujan Award.
- In 2007, the Royal Society of U.K honored him with the King Charles II Medal.
- Kalam won the Hoover Medal in 2008 which was given by American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Foundation of USA.
- In the year 2009, Kalam was presented with the International Von Karman Wings Award by the California Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
- He honored with IEEE Honorary Membership by IEEE in 2011.
- Abdul Kalam was the proud grantee and recipient of honorary and respected doctorates from over 40 Universities.
- Besides, the United Nations recognized his 79th birthday as World Students Day.
- In 2003 and 2006, he proposed and nominated for the MTV (Music Television) Youth Icon of the Year Award.
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