APJ Abdul Kalam was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A career scientist turned reluctant politician, Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, and studied physics and aerospace engineering. the ‘missile man’ who became popular as ‘People’s President’ died after he suffering a massive cardiac arrest and collapsed during a lecture at the IIM. Know more about Abdul Kalam Azad in this special episode of Zee News. Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL.