Fun Fact: Every year India celebrates Engineers Day on September 15, the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Mokshagundam Vishweshvaraya, India’s most prolific civil engineer, dam builder, economist and statesman. Year 2019 will mark the 51st anniversary of the Engineers Day in India and 158th birth anniversary of Visvesvarayya.
While engineers are mostly depicted as nerds and geeks, they have given us some of our coolest stars. These Bollywood celebrities perfectly fit the description of ‘First do your engineering then follow your passion’. Here’s a list of 9 such engineers without whom Bollywood would be a lot less entertaining.
Vicky Kaushal has played different roles in movies like Uri, Manmarziyaan and Masaan among others. However he didn’t come to Mumbai to become an actor. He studied Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering at Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology. But the degree didn’t come of much use to him as he immediately began working as an assistant director after finishing college.