General Knowledge - Famous Personalities

Exercise :: Famous Personalities - Section 1

  • Famous Personalities - Section 1
16. 

The name of Pierre Cardin is associated with which of the following fields?

A. Painting
B. Films
C. Pop Music
D. Fashion Designing

Answer: Option D

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17. 

Who is well known collector of artefacts and curios?

A. Wadeyar
B. Salar Jung
C. Rabindranath Tagore
D. Motilal Nehru

Answer: Option C

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18. 

Ms. Vijaya Mehta has earned distinction in which of the field?

A. Theatre
B. Film Direction
C. Classical Dance
D. Journalism

Answer: Option A

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19. 

Dr. M. S. Swaminathan has distinguished himself in which of the following fields?

A. Agriculture
B. Medicine
C. Astrophysics
D. Physics

Answer: Option A

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20. 

Satyen Bose has shown his excellence in which of the following fields?

A. Stage Acting
B. Drawing and Painting
C. Classical Dance
D. Motion Picture

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Satyen Bose (22 January 1916 - 9 June 1993) was a film director from India. He has directed both Bengali and Hindi films. Among his most notable films are: Raat Aur Din, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi, Dosti and Jagriti. Jagriti won the Filmfare Best Movie Award in 1956 and Dosti won same award in 1964.