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We often see 1-2 questions in the government job exams about the Father of Various Fields, such as who is the father of the Hydrogen Bomb? Who is the father of Email? Who is the father of the Green Revolution? And many more. So from the exam point of view, this topic has become an important topic for government exams. Aspirants, who are preparing for government jobs, must go through the list of fathers of various fields. In this article, we will share a list of Fathers of Various Fields in the world and Fathers of Various Fields in India. Let's have a look.

Fathers of Various Fields in the World

Here the list of Fathers of Various Fields in the World:

Father of Different Fields


Father of Economics

Adam Smith

Father of Modern Computer

Alan Turing

Father of Relativity

Albert Einstein

Father of DNA Fingerprinting

Alec John Jeffreys

Father of Telephone

Alexander Graham Bell

Father of Comic Books

Stan Lee (Father of Marvel Comics)Anant Pai (Father of Indian Comics)

Father of Anatomy

Andreas Vesalius

Father of Modern Chemistry

Antoine Lavoisier

Father of Microbiology/Microscopy

Antonie Philips Van Leeuwenhoek

Father of Comedy


Father of Biology/ Zoology/ Embryology/ Political Science


Father of Sociology

Auguste Comte

Father of Electricity

Benjamin Franklin

Father of Paleobotany

Adolphe-Theodore BrongniartBirbal Sahni (India)

Father of Modern Biochemistry

Carl Alexander Neuberg

Father of Classification/ Father of Taxonomy

Carl Linnaeus

Father of Computer

Charles Babbage

Father of Evolution

Charles Darwin

Father of Physiology

Claude Bernard

Father of Modern Cinema

David Wark Griffith

Father of Ayurveda


Father of Periodic Table

Dmitri Mendeleev

Father of Vaccination/ Father of immunology

Edward Jenner

Father of Biodiversity

Edward O Wilson

Father of Hydrogen Bomb

Edward Teller

Father of Geography


Father of Nuclear Physics

Ernest Rutherford

Father of Geometry


Father of Modern Finance

Eugene F. Fama

Father of Modern Ecology

Eugene P. Odum

Father of Humanism

Francesco Petrarca

Father of Eugenics

Francis Galton

Father of Scientific Management

Frederick Winslow Taylor

Father of Gene Therapy

French Anderson

Father of Modern Physics

Galileo Galilei

Father of English Poetry

Geoffrey Chaucer

Father of Computer Science

George Boole and Alan Turing

Father of Aviation

George Cayley

Father of Railways

George Stephenson

Father of Genetics

Gregor Mendel

Father of Homeopathy


Father of History


Father of Western Medicine/Modern Medicine


Father of Blue Revolution

Hiralal Chaudhari

Father of Mutation theory

Hugo De Vries

Father of Architecture


Father of Classical mechanics

Isaac Newton

Father of Atom Bomb

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Father of Modern Geology

James Hutton

Father of the American Constitution

James Madison

Father of Geography

James Rennell

Father of Modern Education

John Amos Comenius

Father of Modern Democracy

John Locke

Father of Artificial Intelligence

John Mccarthy

Father of Robotics

Joseph F. Engelberger

Father of Biotechnology

Karl Ereky

Father of Blood Groups

Karl Landsteiner

Father of Bacteriology

Louis Pasteur

Father of Green Revolution

M. S. Swaminathan (Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan) (India)Normal Borlaug

Father of Modern Economics

Paul SamuelsonM.G.Ranade (Mahadev Govind Ranade) (Father of Indian Economics)

Father of Nuclear Science

Marie Curie and Pierre Curie

Father of Mobile Phone

Martin Cooper

Father of Quantum mechanics

Max Planck

Father of Electronics

Michael Faraday

Father of Peasant Movement

N. G. Ranga (Gogineni Ranga Nayukulu)

Father of Modern Political science

Niccolo Machiavelli

Father of Modern Astronomy

Nicolaus Copernicus

Father of the Green Revolution/Father of Agriculture

Norman Ernest Borlaug

Father of Nuclear Chemistry

Otto Hahn

Father of Sanskrit Grammar


Father of Genetic Engineering

Paul Berg

Father of Agronomy

Peter – De- Cresenji

Father of Modern Management

Peter Georg Ferdinand Drucker

Father of Television

Philo Farnsworth

Father of Modern Olympic

Pierre De Coubertin

Father of Modern Dentistry

Pierre Fauchard

Father of Linguistic Democracy

Potti Sreeramulu

Father of Numbers


Father of Email

Ray Tomlinson

Father of Philosophy

Rene Descartes

Father of Nanotechnology

Richard Smalley

Father of Cytology

Robert Hooke

Father of Thermodynamics

Sadi Carnot

Father of New France

Samuel de Champlain

Father of Psychology

Sigmund Freud

Father of Plastic Surgery

Sir Harold Gillies

Father of Civil Engineering

John SmeatonSir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (India)

Father of Air Force

Subroto Mukerjee (IAF)

Father of Surgery


Father of Botany


Father of Endocrinology

Thomas Addison

Father of White Revolution

Verghese Kurien

Father of Space Program

Vikram Sarabhai

Father of Pentium Chip

Vinod Dham

Father of Internet

Vint Cerf

Father of American Football

Walter Chauncey Camp

Father of Psychology

Wilhelm Wundt

Father of Blood Circulation

William Harvey

Father of Various Fields in India

Here the list of Father of Various Fields in India:

Father of different fields


Father of the Nation

Mahatma Gandhi

Father of the Republic of India / Father of Modern India

B. R. Ambedkar

Father of modern India

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Father of Linguistic Democracy

Potti Sreeramulu

Father Of Hindutva

Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar

Father of Modern Economics

Mahadev Govind Ranade

Father of Nuclear/Atomic Program

Homi J. Bhabha

Father of Space Program

Vikram Sarabhai

Father of Missile Program

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Father of Comic Books

Anant Pai

Father of Geography

James Rennell (1742-1830)

Father of Cinema

Dadasaheb Phalke (Dhundiraj Govind Phalke)

Father of Peasant Movement

N. G. Ranga (Gogineni Ranga Nayukulu)

Father of Hybrid Sorghum

Neelamraju Ganga Prasada Rao

Father of Paleobotany

Birbal Sahni

Father of Blue Revolution

Dr. Arun Krishnan and Hiralal Chaudhari

Father of Green Revolution

M. S. Swaminathan (Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan)

Political Father of the Green Revolution

Chidambaram Subramaniam

Father of Wheat Revolution

Dilbagh Singh Athwal

Father of White Revolution

Verghese Kurien

Father of Veterinary Science


Father of Civil Aviation

J. R. D. Tata (Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata)

Father of Air Force

Subroto Mukerjee

Father Of Indian Navy

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Father of Civil Engineering

Sir Mokshagundam Vishweshvaraiah

Father of Surgery


Father of Pink Revolution

Durgesh Patel

Mother of Silver Revolution

Indira Gandhi

Father of Gold Revolution

Nirpakh Tutaj

Father of Yellow Revolution

Sam Pitroda

Father of Red Revolution

Vishal Tewari

Father of the Indian seeds industry

B. R. Barwale


1. Who is the Father of Gold Revolution?

Ans: Nirpakh Tutaj

2. Who is the Father of Modern India?

Ans: Raja Ram Mohan Roys

3. Who is the Father of Email?

Ans: Ray Tomlinson

4. Who is the Father of Geography?

Ans: Eratosthenes

5. Who is the Father of Nuclear Chemistry?

Ans: Otto Hahn