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Google celebrates 73rd Independence Day with a doodle

Google celebrated the 73rd Indian Independence Day with a doodle on Thursday, August 15. The doodle is an amalgam of little images denoting various aspects of the country. 

Aug 15, 2019, 07:19 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 100th birth anniversary of ISRO founder Vikram Sarabhai

Google celebrated the 100th birth anniversary of Vikram Sarabhai-- known as the father of the Indian space programme, who founded Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)-- with a Doodle on August 12, Monday.

Aug 12, 2019, 06:49 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 133rd birthday of Muthulakshmi Reddi, a woman of many firsts

Reddi was the first female student admitted to prestigious Indian institutions. She is also the first woman to work as a surgeon in a government hospital, and the first female legislator in the history of British India.

Jul 30, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 50 years of NASA's Apollo 11 mission

former astronaut and Apollo 11 command module pilot Michael Collins. 

Jul 19, 2019, 09:47 AM IST

Google doodle celebrates USA vs Netherlands title clash in FIFA Women's World Cup

The United States and the Netherlands face off in the final of FIFA Women's World Cup. Google salutes players of both teams for their skills and passion.

Jul 07, 2019, 08:33 AM IST

Mogambo khush hua: Google Doodle honors legendary actor Amrish Puri on his 87th birthday

Did you know, acclaimed director Steven Spielberg said 'Amrish is my favorite villain. The best the world has ever produced and ever will!'

Jun 22, 2019, 00:31 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates Summer Solstice, longest day of 2019

Incidentally, when it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere, it is winter in the Southern Hemisphere, and vice versa.

Jun 21, 2019, 12:04 PM IST

Google doodle celebrates 373rd birthday of Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia

Piscopia, also known as Helen Cornaro, was one of the first women to receive an academic degree from a university.

Jun 05, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 50 years of LGBTQ pride with interactive video

The doodle focuses on the celebrations that developed to remember the riots in the years following till 2019.

Jun 04, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Google marks beginning of Cricket World Cup 2019 with interactive doodle

In Google Doodle for Cricket World Cup 2019, a leather cricket ball has replaced the first ‘O’ and the cricket stumps are used to represent letter ‘L’ of Google.

May 30, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Google doodle celebrates Omar Khayyam’s 971st birthday

Google celebrated the 971st birthday of renowned Persian mathematician, philosopher, poet and astronomer Omar Khayyam with a doodle on Saturday.

May 18, 2019, 06:41 AM IST

Google celebrates haematologist Lucy Wills’ 131st birthday with a doodle

Lucy Wills' work discovered the importance of folic acid for pregnant women.

May 10, 2019, 06:38 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates World Earth Day with interactive slideshow

The doodle features the six organisms which have unique qualities

Apr 22, 2019, 10:54 AM IST

Google Doodle on second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019, shares voting guidelines

By clicking on the doodle, users are redirected to a page explaining the process of how voting takes place. It also gives details about how voters can find out how to take part in the voting process.

Apr 18, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Google celebrates musician Johann Christian Bach with AI-powered doodle

With the press of a button that is located at the bottom right corner, the doodle uses machine learning to harmonise the custom melody into Bach`s signature music style.

Mar 22, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

Happy Holi: Google marks festival of colours with doodle

Giving out all the colourful festive vibes, Google, on Thursday, dedicated its doodle to the festival of Holi celebrated across India.

Mar 21, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

Google celebrates spring equinox with a doodle

Google also introduced this year's seasonal doodle series protagonist, Quinn, with the spring equinox illustration.


Mar 20, 2019, 07:43 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates 30th anniversary of World Wide Web

English scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the WWW in 1989 and wrote the first web browser in 1990.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

Google Doodle celebrates influential Russian mathematician Olga Ladyzhenskaya’s 97th birthday

The Google Doodle on March 7, a day before International Women's day 2019, celebrates the birth anniversary of a special lady – Russian mathematician Olga Ladyzhenskay.

Mar 07, 2019, 06:34 AM IST

Google Doodle honours 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin on his birth anniversary

Irwin would have been 57 on Friday.

Feb 22, 2019, 06:45 AM IST