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 […]
P.L. REDDY was born in 1927. He hails from Yellayapalem village of Nellore district. He was initiated into sports while studying in VR High School of Nellore in the early 1940s. He learnt a number of games there including volleyball, soccer, tennis and even baseball.
He did his B.A. in Mathematics from Madras Christian College and […]
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 […]
జగమెరిగిన బ్రాహ్మణుడికి జంధ్యమేల?
Enough if I say that he belongs to Nellore. Read about him at his own site.
– Nellore Lover
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
Rajanala Kaleswara Rao Naidu popularly known as Rajanala hails from Kavali in SPSR Nellore district. He was well known for his negative roles in Telugu films during the 1950s and 1960s. The grand old man of Telugu cinema, H M Reddy, introduced Rajanala through his film Prathigna (1953). Before coming to Cinema, he won several […]
Noted Telugu actor and comedian Tikkavarapu Venkata Ramana Reddy, popularly known as Nelluru Ramana Reddy, was born on 1st October, 1921 in Jagadevipeta in Indukuripeta mandal of SPSR Nellore district.
He has debuted in 1951 with the film Mayapilla directed by R. S. Prakash. He is best known for his work in Telugu cinema in the […]