Famous Personalities of India : Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, (1888-1975), was an Indian philosopher and statesman. He was regarded as a major interpreter of India's philosophical and religious traditions to the west. He was India's vice president from 1952 to 1962 and president from 1962 to 1967.

Radhakrishnan was born in Tiruttani, Andhra Pradesh, India. His first important post in public office was as India's first ambassador to the Soviet Union. He served from 1949 to 1952. His most important political contribution was helping in the smooth transfer of power following the death of India's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, in 1964.

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