Gunturu Seshendra Sharma – Yuga Kavi and Sahitya Ratna from Nellore

December 27, 2011 2

Gunturu Seshendra Sharma (గుంటూరు శేషేంద్ర శర్మ) (October 20, 1927 – May 30, 2007), also known as Yuga Kavi, was a Telugu poet, critic and litterateur. He is well known for his works Naa Desham Naa Prajalu and Kaala Rekha. He wrote over fifty works which have been translated into English, Kannada, Urdu, Bengali, Hindi, Nepali […]

Kala Bandhu Dr Tikkavarapu Subbarami Reddy, Nellore

December 24, 2011 0

Tikkavarapu Subbarami Reddy was born on 17th September 1943 in Nellore district. Though he wears many hats as an industrialist, politician and film producer, he is well known across India for his passion for arts especialy those related to Indian cinema.
He did his B.Com. from Nizam College, Hyderabad. He founded the Gayatri Group and has been in the field of construction business for […]

Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu

December 24, 2011 0

Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu was born on July 1, 1949 at Chavatapalem in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. He received his graduation degree from VR. College, Nellore. After that he obtained his law degree from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
Born in to an agricultural family, Naidu has always been very sympathetic towards the welfare of the common […]

GK Reddy, world renowned journalist from Nellore

December 23, 2011 1

Gunupati Keshava Reddy well known as G. K. Reddy (1923 – 1987) was an Indian journalist of international repute. He was born in Kothuru village of Indukuripeta mandal in SPSR Nellore district. He worked as the Editor of Kashmir Times for sometime. After the Independence, he had worked as Director of Civil Supplies in Azad Kashmir […]

Samala Venkata Ramesh – A Crusader for Telugu

December 20, 2011 1

Samala Venkata Ramesh is the author of the much famed book ‘Pralayakaveri Kathalu’ on Pulicat Lake using Nellore dialect. He received the Telugu Association of North America (TANA) Gidugu Ramamurthy Memorial Award in recognition for his contribution to the preserving, protecting, propagating and advancing the Telugu language. He has been very active in advancing the […]

Popular Telugu cinema character artiste Raktakanneeru Nagabhushanam from Nellore

December 19, 2011 0

Nagabushanam was born on 19th March 1922  in Anakarlapudi village in Nellore district. He studied upto matriculation in Nellore, but could not continue beyond Intermediate due to family’s poor economic condition. He learnt tire retreading and pursued this business for sometime until he got a job in Indian Railways in 1942.
He got himself transferred to […]

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