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  • Lady Abala Bose (1864 - 1951)
    Abala, Lady Bose (Bengali: অবলা বসু Ôbola Boshu) (April 8, 1864 – August 26, 1951), was a social worker well-known for her efforts in the field of women’s education and her contribution towards the all...
  • Amar G. Bose (1929 - 2013)
    Electrical and sound engineer who founded the company Bose in 1964, then Professor of Electrical Engineering at Mass. Institute of Technology. ============ Amar Gopal Bose Inventor of Bose spe...
  • Ananda Mohan Bose (1847 - 1906)
    Reference: Wikipedia-Ananamohan Bose
  • Bhagawan Chandra Bose (deceased)
    Bhagawan Chandra Bose, was a leading member of the Brahmo Samaj and worked as a deputy magistrate/ assistant commissioner in Faridpur, Bardhaman and other places. Reference: Wikipedia for son Sir J...
  • Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose (1858 - 1937)
    Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose, CSI, CIE, FRS (Bengali: জগদীশ চন্দ্র বসু Jôgodish Chôndro Boshu) (November 30, 1858 – November 23, 1937) was a Bengali polymath: a physicist, biologist, botanist, archaeologi...

About the Bose surname

Bose/Basu/Bose is a common Hindu (religion) surname found in Eastern India (West Bengal) and also in Bangladesh. They mostly belong to the caste Kayastha.

According to legend, five Kayasthas migrated to Bengal around 1050 AD 1. Purushottama Datta (Dutta) 2. Makaranda Ghosh 3. Dasartha Basu(Bose) (Dasharath Bose) 4. Kali Dasa Mitra 5. Virata (Dasaratha) Guha

The Boses claim that they all descended from Dasartha Basu(Bose) and within the Kayastha community they belong to the highest kulin sub class along with Ghosh, Guha and Mitra.