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						Homai Vyarawalla

Homai Vyarawalla

Full Name Homai Vyarawalla
Date of Birth December 9, 1913
Date of Death January 15, 2012, Vadodara, India
Birthplace Navsari
Birth City Gujarat
Country India
Horoscope Aquarius

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Name Homai Vyarawalla
First Name Hong
Last Name Sook-ja
Occupation Photographer
Birthday December 9
Birth Year 1913
Place of Birth Navsari
Home Town Gujarat
Birth Country India
Birth Sign Aquarius
Full/Birth Name
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Siblings Not Available
Spouse Manekshaw Jamshetji Vyarawalla
Children(s) Not Available

Homai Vyarawalla Biography

Homai Vyarawalla is one of the most popular and richest Photographer who was born on December 9, 1913 in Navsari, Gujarat, India. As of June 1, 2023, Hong has a net worth approximately $5 Million.

Homai Vyarawalla (born December 9, 1913) was an Indian photographer, considered India's first female photojournalist. She is best known for her iconic images of India's freedom struggle and its leaders, including Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, and Subhas Chandra Bose.

Vyarawalla was born in Navsari, Gujarat, in 1913. After finishing school, she moved to Bombay (now Mumbai) and studied at the J.J. School of Art. While there, she developed an interest in photography, learning the basics from her brother.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Homai Vyarawalla Net Worth

Hong is one of the richest Photographer from India. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Homai Vyarawalla's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Photographer
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House Living in own house.

Homai Vyarawalla Husband

According to our records, Homai Vyarawalla married to Manekshaw Jamshetji Vyarawalla . As of December 1, 2023, Homai Vyarawalla’s is not dating anyone.

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

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Facts & Trivia

Hong Ranked on the list of most popular Photographer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in India. Homai Vyarawalla celebrates birthday on December 9 of every year.

Who was India's first woman photo journalist?

Homai Vyarawalla (1913-2012) commonly known by her pseudonym ‘Dalda 13’ and India’s first woman press photographer among 120 trailblazing photographers from over 20 countries to be featured at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

When did photography come to India?

Photography was introduced in India by the British in the early 19th century. The earliest photographers were patronized by the British government and the rulers of the princely states.

Who is the first Indian photographer?

The earliest known photographs were taken by John McCosh, a surgeon in the Bengal establishment of the East India Company’s army, during the second Sikh War in 1848-49.

Who was the first female photographer?

Anna Atkins is considered to have been the first female photographer. She was born in Kent in 1799, and she made her most significant contribution across 10 years in the mid-19th century in which she created at least 10,000 images by hand.

Who invented camera first?

The photographic camera: While the invention of the camera draws on centuries of contributions, historians generally agree that the first photographic camera was invented in 1816 by Frenchman Joseph Nicéphore Niépce.

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