Novermber 4, 1897 – Janaki Ammal was Born!
On this day in history, 120 years ago,A pioneering botanist of India – Janaki Ammal was born. She was a passionate wanderer of many worlds, she also worked on improving the sugarcan varieties if India by producing many hybrids. In 1935, she was a fellow of the Indian Academy of Science, she was the first woman scientist elected to the academy. Though her life background generates curious among many people, her passion for science is know to be her true legacy!