Kailash Satyarthi Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Kailash Satyarthi (Kailash Sharma)

Last Updated: 05 Jan, 2024 | Views: 716

Age: 70

Profession: Social Worker

Other Profession(s): Activist, Electrical Engineer

Famous For: Activism For Children's Rights And Children's Education.

Higher Education: Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Engineering, Ph.D

Kailash Satyarthi Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
11 Jan, 1954 (70 Years 04 Months 11 Days)

Birth Country
India

Birth State/Province
Madhya Pradesh

Birth District
Vidisha

Birth Sign
Capricorn

Religion
Hinduism

Nationalities
Indian

Kailash Satyarthi Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (profile/biography)

Kailash Satyarthi is a human rights campaigner from India who has been at the vanguard of the global manoeuvre to end child subjugation and enslavement. When he gave up a remunerative career as an electrical engineer to start a campaign opposite to child serfdom, he was the founder of numerous organizations, such as Bachpan Bachao Andolan (English: Save child Movement) and many more. Kailash Satyarthi commenced his career as a professor. Recently, he wrote the book Covid19: a crisis of civilization or solution.

Career

In 1999: Satyarthi founded the Global Crusade for Education and became the president of this organization.
In 1999: Kailash Satyarthi collaborated with different NGOs as a fellowship that was individually working in different areas, such as Action Aid, Education International, etc.
In 2004: Kailash entrenched a corporation, The Kailash Satyarthi children’s Foundation (KSCF).
In 2017: Satyarthi launched a movement Bharat Yatra to spread consciousness about child trafficking and sexually abusing.
In 2018: Kailash Satyarthi wrote the book published by Prabhat Publication. 

Awards and Achievement

In 1995: Kailash Satyarthi received Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award.
In 2014: He got the honour of receiving the Nobel peace prize with Malala Yusufzai.

Unknown Facts

In 1998, Satyarthi devised and led the Global March opposite Child Labour, wandering 103 countries capping 80,000 km to demand an International Law on Worst Forms of Child Labour. 
Satyarthi is the first Indian who glorify at the Nobel Peace Prize.

Kailash Satyarthi Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 178 cm
In Meters 1.78 m
In feet Inches 5'10"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 Kg
In Pounds 154 lbs

Eye Color
Black

Hair Color
Black

Kailash Satyarthi Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Ramprasad Sharma

Mother's Name
Chironji

Spouse
Sumedha

Son(s)
Bhuwan Ribhu

Daughter(s)
Asmita Satyarthi

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