D S Achuta Rao
Prof D S Achuta Rao (1917-1965) had his education in Mysore University and was an MA in History. He devoted 25 years of his career teaching History at the First Grade colleges in Bangalore, Tumkur, and Mysore and taught graduate students at the Maharaja’s College and Manasagangotri in Mysore University. He was a keen researcher and had a brilliant academic career. He closely followed Indian National Movement and sports. He travelled widely, studied exclusively and had many documents, scripts, and articles to his name. He was an exceptional lecturer and was very popular among his students. He was an affectionate, disciplined and systematic teacher and a father.