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TURBAN PRIDE

Suneet Singh Tuli

CEO of Datawind In the last 21 years, hes successfully taken two companies public on the Nasdaq stock market, launched 17 new products

Army Chief

Simranjit Singh & Sarvjit Singh27 year old Signaler Simranjit Singh became the first soldier to wear his turban on public duties while guarding Queen Elizabeth.29 year old Sarvjit Singh is the second to be inducted into the elite force.

Analjit SinghFounder and chairman of Max Healthcare and Max Bupa Health Insurance Company Limited and ExecutiveChairman of Max New York Life Insurance

Sonny Caberwal SinghFirst Sikh model featured in Germanys GQ magazine and modeled for the Famous International Brand Kenneth Cole.

Ashvinder Kundan Singh, better known as Ash Singh26 year old Entrepreneur Cyberspace wiz Ash Singh is nominated as Asia's Best Young Entrepreneur. He started his first company while in his graduation Launched Turbanizer.com

Captain S.S KohliAir India Pilot who saved the lives of 148 passengers on board averting the horrifying collision at Mumbai Airport.

Bibi Arpinder kaurThe first turbaned Sikh women pilot who has been hired by American Airlines Corporation as a First Officer.

ANGAD SINGHHe is named as the Top student filmmaker at Hollywood Film Fest for his movie Roots & Wings. It addresses the persistent bullying faced by students who dare to be different, or just to be themselves.

S.Sarwan Singhset a new Guinness Book of World Record by having the WORLD'S LONGEST BEARD beard is 8 feet 2 inches long!

S.Kanwaljit Singhthe former New Delhi businessman who has been chosen as the first Sikh member of the New Zealand parliament.

SIKH PLAYERS IN IPL

Jaskarandeep Singh and Harmeet Singh Both have played for Deccan Chargers Hyderabad

Captain Gurvinder SinghFamous sikh captain who saved the life of 11 people from a sunken chinese ship on March 21, 2007.

Ranbir Kaurfirst Sikh woman to join the US armed forces in the year 2003.

Fauja Singh

On October 16, 2011, he became the first 100 year old to complete a marathon, running the Toronto Waterfront Marathon in 8:11:06In October 2011, Singh, a vegetarian, became the oldest man to be featured in a PETA campaign

Bhai Nirmal Singhfirst Sikh Kirtaniya who has been honored with Padam Shri Award in 2009

Dr Narinder Singh kapany (Father of fiber optics)The miracle began nearly 60 years ago when a Punjabi university student who now lives in Palo Alto challenged his Indian professor's dogma and set off on his own voyage of discovery that led him to pioneer the science and technology of fiber optics.

AJAY SINGH BANGAHe has been appointed as President and chief executive officer of electronic payment services provider MasterCard.

Snatam KaurHer recording of Mool Mantar from her popular CD,Amrit Vela, is to be featured in the new movie, Back Up Plan, starringJennifer Lopez & Alex O' Loughlin.

Raj BirkMetropolitan Police Special Constable, UK Being a Metropolitan Special Constable gives volunteers the same powers and uniform as a regular police officer.

Rabinder Singhfirst Sikh judge of the High Court at the Royal Courts of Justice Singh is best known through his work suggesting that the 2003 invasion of Iraq broke international law.

Rahuldeep Singh gillonly religion professor at California Lutheran University who is not Christian He wears a dastar, or turban, setting him apart both on campus and in the community.

Jagmeet Singh

New Generation leader Jagmeet Singh is a proven advocate, presenting a young and fresh voice fluent in 3 languages English, French and Punjabi.

Harjit SinghFirst Sikh in Canada to take command of a British Columbia regiment.

Hardeep Singh PuriChairman of the all important Security Council Committee on counterterrorism and two other key committees of this 15membered body.

Anarkali Kaurleading campaigner for the rights of women in Afghanistan Chosen in 2009 by Radio Free Europe's Afghan chapter as their "Person of the Year"

Navdeep SinghMP in the Canadian parliament and is currently the Liberal Critic for Natural Resources. He was elected for the first time in 2004 he was the youngest Liberal MP in Parliament.

Rajpal Singh- Captain of Indian Hockey Team

Milkha Singh- Indian Athlete The Flying Sikh

Montek Singh Ahluwalia- Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission of India

To know more about Sikh achievers Log on to : www.gurmatquiz.blogspot.in