Engineer’s Day in India is celebrated in remembrance of India’s greatest Civil Engineer Sir Mokshagundam Vishweshvaraya, popularly known as Sir M. Vishweshvaraya. He was born on 15th September 1861 and he has also awarded by India’s Highest Honor Bharat Ratna in 1955. Sir MV. Vishweshvaraya was from a Telugu family. His parents were also Scholars in Sanskrit.
M. Visvesvaraya was the architect of the Biggest Dams in India i.e. Krishnaraja Saga Dam. 15th September is marked as Engineer’s Day, not only in India but also in Sri Lanka and Tanzania, in his memory. On this day we have taken some time research on which all famous personalities in Bollywood have done Engineering. So, here are few known celebs which not only are good in Acting Industry but also were good in Academics.
Bollywood Celebs Who Pursued Engineering
1. Sushant Singh Rajput
Late Shushant Singh Rajput had an amazing and great academic background before he entered the Entertainment Industry. He scored 7th rank in All India Engineering Entrance Exam (AIEEE) in 2003. Shushant dropped out in his 3rd year of Mechanical Engineering and started focusing on his Acting Carer. He is died mysteriously and is remembered by each and every person.
2. Taapsee Pannu
Taapsee Pannu, before entering the World of Entertainment has completed her Graduation in Bachelors in Computer Science Engineering. She is working in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu language movies and has provided some really good hits. She has worked in movies as Lead Character like Thappad, Badla, etc.
3. R. Madhavan
He is one of the known actors, R. Madhvan also had an amazing academic background. He has done his Post- Graduate in IIT-Madras by pursuing Bachelors of Technology in Mechanical Engineering. He has many great movies including 3-Idiots, Saala Khadoos, etc.
4. Sonu Sood
Sonu Sood is also an engineer and has completed his Engineering in Electronics. After graduation, he has moved into the Entertainment industry and was a struggling model before becoming a successful actor. He has worked in many hit films like – Dabangg, Simmba, Arundhati. Sonu is currently known as a great actor and a Philanthropist.
5. Kriti Sanon
Kirti Sanon has also done Bachelors in Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering. She was very studious during her academics time and was a geek before becoming a great actress. Kirti Sanon has been featured in many hit films like – Heropanti, Raabta, Luka Chuppi, etc.
There are many more actors and actress who have pursuied Engineering and has been successful in this Industry too. Some of them are – Vicky Kaushal, Kartik Aaryan, Riteish Deshmukh, Ameesha Patel, etc.
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