Greatness I have witnessed

In my lifetime I am very fortunate to have lived through the time of such greatness.

In Cricket – I have seen Sachin Tendulkar, Kapildev, Sunil Gavaskar, Wasim Akram, Imran Khan, Greham Gooch, Martin Crowe, David Boon, Dean Jones, Clive Rice, Hansie Cronje, Sir Viv Richards, Sir Richard Headly, Gordon Grinich, Desmond Haines, Guss Logy, Geoff Dujon, Javed Miandad, Chetan Sharma, Narendra Hirwani, Anil Kumble, Kapler Wessels, Alan Border, Mark Gratebatch, Sunnath Jaysuryia, Yougraj Singh, Virendra Sehwag, Saurabh Ganguli

In Track and field – P. T. Usha

In Swimming – Michael Phelps, Katie Ladaki

In Tennis – Borris Baker, Andre Aaggsi, Pete Sampras, Stephi Graff, Monica Sailes

Football – Kurt Warner, Aaron Rodgers, Brett Farve, Donald Driver, Tom Brady, Drew Brees

In Soccer – Dego Mardona, Ronaldo

I have witnessed greatness of Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, George Soros, Nelson Mandela, Mark Russonvich. Rise of Microsoft, Apple, Oracle, Google.

Fall of Novell, Sun, Enron.

I have visited Effiel Tower, Hotel Taj, Sears Tower, Notredomes, Tajmahal, Karelibaag, Chopati, Navey peer, Lake Michigan, Wisconsin, Carlionas, Tensee, California, Iowa, New Mexico, Minesota, Indiana,

From technogy standpoint – I have seen invention of PC, DOS, Novell Netware, Windows 3.1, Windows 3.11, Windows 95, Windows 97, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT 3.51, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows 2008 & 2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2, Redhat Linux, Java, Oracle, SQL, Exchange, Azure, AWS, Wordstar, Norton Disk Doctor, Norton Editor, Corel Draw, Foxpro, Clipper, TASM, MASM, TC, TC++, Java, HTML, IIS 2.0, ASPX, ActiveX, Orkut, Myspace, Facebook, Hotmail, Exchange 2016, Office 365, Developer 2K, VB

Hardware stand point – I have seen Gramophone, transitor radio, valve radio, Sony 2 in 1, Monochrome monitors, Mono VGA monitors, SVGA Monitor, Color Monitor, LCD, LED Monitor, Rotary Phone, Digital Phone, Cell Phone, Pager, iPHone, iPAD, iPhone Plus, Tube TV, LCD TV and LED TVS. 2.4K Modems from GVC, US RObotics, Shell Internet Connection with PPP

Earth quake of Jan 26, 2001, also 9/11, capture and death Bin Laden.

1st black president being elected, I have witnessed Berlin wall being taken down, I have seen USSR breaking up. I have seen China evolve from nothing to an Econmic Power, I have seen Zimbabwe going downhill, I have seen Kasimr being taken away. I have seen Ahmedabad changing.

It has been a great journey thusfar!


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