Essential Vitamins for Humans

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Essential Vitamins for Humans.

Vitamins

Discovered by Funk. Do not provide energy but help in different physiological processes.

Vitamins are of 2 Types :

  • Water Soluble : Vitamin B – Complex and C.
  • Fat Soluble : Vitamin A, D, E and K.

Important Vitamins Required in Human Beings :

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Dr.Pandurang Vamman Kane (1880 - 1972)1963
Dr.Lal Bahadur Shastri (Posthumous) (1904 - 1966)1966
Indira Gandhi (1917 - 1984)1971
Varaha Giri Venkata Giri (1884 - 1980)1975
Kumaraswami Kamaraj (Posthumous) (1903 - 1975)1976
Mary Teresa Bojaxhiu (Mother Teresa) (1910 - 1997)1980
Acharya Vinoba Bhave (Posthumous) (1895 - 1982)1983
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan (1890 - 1988)1987
M.G. Ramachandra (Posthumous) (1917 - 1987)1988
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar (Posthumous) (1891 - 1956)1990
Dr. Nelson Mandela (1918)1990
Morarji Desai (1896 - 1995)1991
Rajiv Gandhi (Posthumous) (1944 - 1991)1991
Sardar Vallab Bhai Patel (Posthumous) (1875 - 1950)1991
J.R.D. Tata (1904 - 1993)1992
Satyajit Ray (1922 - 1992)1992
Moulana Abul Kalam Azad (Posthumous) (1888 - 1958)1992
Aruna Asaf All (Posthumus) (1909 - 1996)1997
Gulzarilal Nanda (Posthumous) (1898 - 1997)1997
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (1931)1997
M.S. Subbulakshmi (1916 - 2004)1998
C. Subramaniam (1910 - 2000)1998
Jayaprakash Narayan (Posthumous) (1902 - 1979)1999
Dr. Amartiya Sen (1933)1999
Pandit Ravi Shankar (1920)1999
Gopinath Bordoloi (Posthumous) (1890 - 1950)1999
Latha Mangeshkar2001
Bismilla Khan2001

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