Teachers’ Day 2019: These teachers played major role in shaping the life of these personalities
Teachers’ Day 2019 is celebrated across India to celebrate the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, who was a teacher himself and believed that teachers should be the best minds in the country. Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was born on September 5, 1888.
Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s teaching portfolio was vast ranging from the Oxford University and the University of Chicago to the Madras Presidency College and Calcutta University. Teachers’ day was first established in the year 1962 when Dr. Radhakrishnan assumed the position of the second President of Independent India.
Teacher’s day is commemorated every year with students paying their deepest gratitude to their Teachers. Teachers play an extremely significant role in shaping the life of their students and in encouraging them to pursue their dream goals.
Now, let us look at some of the teachers and mentors who played a major role in shaping the career of some of the most renowned people in the world.
1. Ramakant Achrekar
Ramakant Vitthal Achrekar is an Indian cricket coach, who is credited for shaping Sachin Tendulkar into what he is today. The legendary batsman posted a video to pay tribute to his coach Ramakant Achrekar and brother Ajit Tendulkar, remembering his school experiences.