Hills & Rivers
Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja is also known as Lion of Kerala. He is one of the earliest freedom fighter of India.
Prince & Freedom Fighter
(1753 - 1805)
William Logan was a Scottish officer of the Madras Civil Service under the British Government. He was conversant in Malayalam.
(1841 - 1914)
Vengayil Kunhiraman Nayanar was a Malayali essayist and short story writer and a prominent land lord of Malabar.
Short Story Writer
Keeleri Kunhirkannan was a martial arts trainer and gymnast. He is known as the Father of Indian Circus.
Martial Arts Trainer & Gymnast
Chambadan Veedu Narayanan Nair was a popular Kalarippayat practitioner. He is the founder of Kerala Kalari Sangham.
T M Moidu Sahib was a social worker and also the member of Madras Legislative Council of Malabar Muslim Constituency.
Janaki Ammal Edavalath Kakkat, is the first Indian woman botanist. She conducted scientific research in cytogenetics.
Moorkoth Kunhappa was a bureaucrat-turned-journalist born on May 14, 1905 as eldest son of Moorkoth Kumaran.
Writer & Journalist
Justice Vaidyanathapuram Rama Iyer Krishna Iyer is known as a conscience keeper of justice in India.
N. Prabhakaran is a noted short story writer, novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, educationist, and columnist in Malayalam.
Short Story Writer, Novelist & Poet
Vendi Achuthan is a basketball player from Thalassery and later he worked as a physical education teacher.
Nettur P Damodaran was a prominent politician from Thalassery. He was a member of 1st Lok Sabha of India.
Pinarayi Vijayan is an Indian politician and a member of Marxist party of India, who is the current Chief Minister of Kerala.
A N Shamseer is an Indian politician and a member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly from the Thalassery constituency.
Madathil Vasudevan, popularly known as M V Devan was an Indian painter, sculptor, writer, art critic and orator.
Painter & Cultural Activist
Krishna Kumar Marar is a teacher, author(Wall Paintings in North Kerala India), artist and photographer from Thalassery.
Painter,Writer & Photographer
Eranholi Moosa is a Mappila Singer and actor from Thalassery, Kannur. Most of his mappila songs are very famous.
Singer & Writer
Sreenivasan is an Indian film actor, screenwriter, director and producer who works in Malayalam films.
Director, Actor & Screen Writer
Subair was an Indian film actor in Malayalam cinema industry. He was part of Malayalam films for nearly two decades.
Vineeth Sreenivasan is an Indian playback singer, actor, director, producer and screenwriter, who works in Malayalam cinema.
Actor,Director,Singer & Writer
Shaan Rahma is an Indian music composer and singer, best known for his compositions in Malayalam cinema.
Music Composer & Singer
Shamna Kasim, also known by the stage name Poorna, is a South Indian film actress, classical dancer and model.
Dancer & Actress
Hermann Gundert is a German missionary, scholar, and linguist. He compiled a Malayalam grammar book for Keralites.
Author & German Missionary
(1814 - 1893)
Rao Bahadur Oyyarathu Chandhu Menon was Malayalam novelist. He is the author of first Malayalam major novel Indulekha
Moorkoth Kumaran was a famous teacher, biographer, novelist, poet, critic and prominent short story writer in Malayalam.
Teacher, Poet & Novelist
Kannan Bombayo was one of the famous circus performer, student of Keeri Kunhikannan. He was called as jumping devil of India.
Mannikoth Ramunni Nair or M R Nair is better known to Malayalis by his pen name Sanjayan.
Manali Kallat Vainu Bapu was an Indian Astronomer and also the president of International Astronomical Union.
M D Raghavan was one of the famous anthropologist from India. His study about rural life in Kerala earned international fame
B M Gafoor was an Indian cartoonist and comic artist. He was the founder of Kerala Cartoon Academy.
Cartoonist & Comic Artist
Moorkoth Ramunni was the first pilot from Kerala, who was selected to Air Force during Second World War.
T Padmini is the first Major General from Malabar. In 1967, she got selection as a nurse in Indian Military
Vatta Parambath Sathyan popularly known as V P Sathyan, was the captain of Indian National Football team(1991-1995).
NE Balaram was one of the founding leaders of the communist movement in Kerala. He was a marxist ideologue.
Kodiyeri Balakrishnan is one of the most prominent and influential political leader from Kerala belonging to communist.
K Raghavan Master was a Malayalam music composer. He gave new direction and identity to Malayalam music.
Mattanur Sankarankutty is an Indian percussionist who plays the chenda, Thayambakam and Panchari melam.
Manjula Padmanabhan is one of the famous playwright, journalist, comic strip artist, and children's book author.
Author & Journalist
T V Chandran is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and actor, predominantly working in Malayalam cinema.
Ashish Vidyarthi is an Indian film actor and motivational speaker, known for his work in 11 different languages.
Vineeth is an Indian film actor and classical dancer known for his works predominantly in Malayalam and Tamil cinema.
Actor & Classical Dancer
Dhyan Sreenivasan is an Indian film actor, Writer and director, who works in Malayalam Cinema.
Actor ,Director & Writer
Anju Aravind is a South Indian film actress and classical dancer who has starred in Malayalam, Tamil, and Kannada films.
Classical Dancer & Actress