Famous, Influential Parsis – Zoroastrians Posted on 26 January, 2008 by zoroastriansnet 6 comments Cyrus the Great Freddie Mercury Zubin Mehta Farrukh Dhondy Dadabhai Naoroji Mancherjee Bhownagree Shapurji Saklatvala Homi Jehangir Bhabha Tata family Farokh Engineer Madam Bhikaji Cama Share this:PrintEmailTwitterFacebookMoreRedditLike this:Like Loading... Notable Zoroastrians
You should include Homi Bhabha (brilliant theorist) and Rohinton Mistry (brilliant writer).
My late Beloved Father Cawas Jehangirji Bardoliwalla ( 1934 – 1978) was a notable parsee as he was The first ever Scholar in 1959 to have won a distinguished Scholarship from Bmbay University ( Department of Mechanical Engineering ) to go abroad and study at The world famou Imperial Colege of Science and Technology.He was laer awarded a DIC ( Diploma of Imperial College ) for his studies and research in the area of Heat Transfer and Rocket Combustion.He alater became a senior Architect for Rolls Royce Motors in London.Sadly he expired aged 44 years in March 1978. Deeply missed R.I.P Dad love you lots.
My dear Late Father ‘ Cawas Jehangirji Bardoliwalla has been endorsed by Mr Sammy Bhiwandiwalla ( Chairman of the World WZO ) as an established Prominent Automotive / Aerospace Architectural Engineer and Interior Designer, so will you now please put my dad who died aged 44 yrs in 1978 in ‘Red Letters’ alongside ‘other’ Prominent / ‘Famous’ Zoroastrians’ which he was. Period.
His beloved Son
Neville Cawas Cyrus Bardoliwalla BSc (Hons)
PLease Kindly include the Names of My First Cousin The Hon’able Mr Marazban Jal Patrawala , The Founder of Youth Congress and M L A from South Mumbai , he was Minister of Law Judiciary , Tourism & Chairman of Priviledges commitee
a very great and Brilliant man who lived a life of service to Humanity
he is one of the few Politicians of the Modern era who never committed any act of favouriteism or nepotism & Died at the age of 52 on the day of his swearing in in Maharahstra Cabinet leaving behaind a very rich legacy of Good deeds & Honor But a Very nominal Minimal amount of Money
I am writing a book of snipets on marazbans Life and work , all contributions and Ideas welcome
What about Adi Murzban and Busy Bee, Bobby, Taraporwala?
I have not seen Rustam Cowasjee’s name. Why don’t you have Parsi’s residing in Pakistan among famous Zoroastrians list ????