Kuldip Nayar

Kuldip Nayar

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Are you Looking for Kuldip Nayar Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..Find the latest complete information on CelebWoods. Kuldip Nayar was born on 14 August 1923 in Sialkot, Punjab, British India (now in Punjab, Pakistan). He is a journalist.

Bio/Wiki
Real NameKuldip Nayar
Profession(s)Journalist, Diplomat, Columnist, Author
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourWhite
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 August 1923
BirthplaceSialkot, Punjab, British India (now in Punjab, Pakistan)
Date of Death23 August 2018
Place of DeathNew Delhi, India
Age (at the time of death)95 Years
Death CausePneumonia
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
NationalityIndian
HometownSialkot, Punjab, Pakistan
SchoolNot Known

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College(s)/University• Forman Christian College Lahore, Pakistan
• Law College Lahore, Pakistan
• Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois, United States)
Educational Qualification(s)• B.A. (Hons.) from Forman Christian College Lahore, Pakistan
• L.L.B. from Law College Lahore, Pakistan
• Studied Journalism from Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois, United States) in 1952
HobbiesReading, Writing
Awards, Honours, Achievements• Alumni Merit Award by Northwestern University (1999)
• Astor Award for Press Freedom (2003)
• Shaheed Niyogi Memorial Award for Lifetime Achievement in Jounalism (2007)

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Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital StatusMarried
Family
Wife/SpouseBharti Sachar
ChildrenSon(s)– Rajiv Nayar (Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kuldip Nayar

  • He was born in Sialkot, Punjab (Pakistan) in 1924, and located to India on 14 August 1947 after India’s Partition.
  • He began his career as a press reporter with an Urdu Press.
  • Then, he worked as an editor for ‘The Statesman;’ its Delhi edition.
  • He was one of the journalists who was put in jail during the Indian Emergency (1975-1977). Here is a video of his experience in the jail:
Kuldip Nayar
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