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List of Fathers of Various Fields – All National and International Fathers in Different Fields

The article ”List of Fathers of Various Fields” is about various innovators and inventors who are also called the Father of a particular field. We are here to read the ”List of Fathers of Various Fields” because it is important for the General Awareness Section of various competitive exams.

So, candidates who are preparing for upcoming Government exams must go through the list of Father’s of different fields as it is important from the perspective of various examinations.

In this article we are providing a detailed list of major National and International Fathers in Different Fields. The lists provided by us below will comprise Fathers of various scientific inventions, fields, thoughts, subjects, etc.

(Note: The lists provided here are comprehensive but not complete because we are providing only important list of Fathers of various Fields keeping in mind various competitive examinations. It is always advisable to add more to the list by Individual candidates).


Father of Various Fields – International


Father of Different Fields Names
Father of Economics Adam Smith
Father of Modern Computer Alan Turing
Father of Relativity Albert Einstein
Father of DNA Fingerprinting Alec John Jeffreys
Father of Telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Father of Comic Books Stan Lee (Father of Marvel Comics)Anant Pai (Father of Indian Comics)
Father of Anatomy Andreas Vesalius
Father of Modern Chemistry Antoine Lavoisier
Father of Microbiology/Microscopy Antonie Philips Van Leeuwenhoek
Father of Comedy Aristophanes
Father of Biology/ Zoology/ Embryology/ Political Science Aristotle
Father of Sociology Auguste Comte
Father of Electricity Benjamin Franklin
Father of Paleobotany Adolphe-Theodore BrongniartBirbal Sahni (India)
Father of Modern Biochemistry Carl Alexander Neuberg
Father of Classification/ Father of Taxonomy Carl Linnaeus
Father of Computer Charles Babbage
Father of Evolution Charles Darwin
Father of Physiology Claude Bernard
Father of Modern Cinema David Wark Griffith
Father of Ayurveda Dhanwantari
Father of Periodic Table Dmitri Mendeleev
Father of Vaccination/ Father of immunology Edward Jenner
Father of Biodiversity Edward O Wilson
Father of Hydrogen Bomb Edward Teller
Father of Geography Eratosthenes
Father of Nuclear Physics Ernest Rutherford
Father of Geometry Euclid
Father of Modern Finance Eugene F. Fama
Father of Modern Ecology Eugene P. Odum
Father of Humanism Francesco Petrarca
Father of Eugenics Francis Galton
Father of Scientific Management Frederick Winslow Taylor
Father of Gene Therapy French Anderson
Father of Modern Physics Galileo Galilei
Father of English Poetry Geoffrey Chaucer
Father of Computer Science George Boole and Alan Turing
Father of Aviation George Cayley
Father of Railways George Stephenson
Father of Genetics Gregor Mendel
Father of Homeopathy Heinemann
Father of History Herodotus
Father of Western Medicine/Modern Medicine Hippocrates
Father of Blue Revolution Hiralal Chaudhari
Father of Mutation theory Hugo De Vries
Father of Architecture Imhotep
Father of Classical mechanics Isaac Newton
Father of Atom Bomb J. Robert Oppenheimer
Father of Modern Geology James Hutton
Father of the American Constitution James Madison
Father of Geography James Rennell
Father of Modern Education John Amos Comenius
Father of Modern Democracy John Locke
Father of Artificial Intelligence John Mccarthy
Father of Robotics Joseph F. Engelberger
Father of Biotechnology Karl Ereky
Father of Blood Groups Karl Landsteiner
Father of Bacteriology Louis Pasteur
Father of Green Revolution M. S. Swaminathan (Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan) (India)Normal Borlaug
Father of Modern Economics Paul SamuelsonM.G.Ranade (Mahadev Govind Ranade) (Father of Indian Economics)
Father of Nuclear Science Marie Curie and Pierre Curie
Father of Mobile Phone Martin Cooper
Father of Quantum mechanics Max Planck
Father of Electronics Michael Faraday
Father of Peasant Movement N. G. Ranga (Gogineni Ranga Nayukulu)
Father of Modern Political science Niccolo Machiavelli
Father of Modern Astronomy Nicolaus Copernicus
Father of the Green Revolution/Father of Agriculture Norman Ernest Borlaug
Father of Nuclear Chemistry Otto Hahn
Father of Sanskrit Grammar Panini
Father of Genetic Engineering Paul Berg
Father of Agronomy Peter – De- Cresenji
Father of Modern Management Peter Georg Ferdinand Drucker
Father of Television Philo Farnsworth
Father of Modern Olympic Pierre De Coubertin
Father of Modern Dentistry Pierre Fauchard
Father of Linguistic Democracy Potti Sreeramulu
Father of Numbers Pythagoras
Father of Email Ray Tomlinson
Father of Philosophy Rene Descartes
Father of Nanotechnology Richard Smalley
Father of Cytology Robert Hooke
Father of Thermodynamics Sadi Carnot
Father of New France Samuel de Champlain
Father of Psychology Sigmund Freud
Father of Plastic Surgery Sir Harold Gillies
Father of Civil Engineering John SmeatonSir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (India)
Father of Air Force Subroto Mukerjee (IAF)
Father of Surgery Sushruta
Father of Botany Theophrastus
Father of Endocrinology Thomas Addison
Father of White Revolution Verghese Kurien
Father of Space Program Vikram Sarabhai
Father of Pentium Chip Vinod Dham
Father of Internet Vint Cerf
Father of American Football Walter Chauncey Camp
Father of Psychology Wilhelm Wundt
Father of Blood Circulation William Harvey

Father of Various Fields – India


Father of different fields Name
Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi
Father of the Republic of India / Father of Modern India B. R. Ambedkar
Father of modern India Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Father of Linguistic Democracy Potti Sreeramulu
Father Of Hindutva Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
Father of Modern Economics Mahadev Govind Ranade
Father of Nuclear/Atomic Program Homi J. Bhabha
Father of Space Program Vikram Sarabhai
Father of Nano Technology in India CNR Rao
Father of Missile Program A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Father of Comic Books Anant Pai
Father of Geography James Rennell (1742-1830)
Father of Cinema Dadasaheb Phalke (Dhundiraj Govind Phalke)
Father of Peasant Movement N. G. Ranga (Gogineni Ranga Nayukulu)
Father of Hybrid Sorghum Neelamraju Ganga Prasada Rao
Father of Paleobotany Birbal Sahni
Father of Blue Revolution Dr. Arun Krishnan and Hiralal Chaudhari
Father of Green Revolution M. S. Swaminathan (Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan)
Political Father of the Green Revolution Chidambaram Subramaniam
Father of Wheat Revolution Dilbagh Singh Athwal
Father of White Revolution Verghese Kurien
Father of Veterinary Science Shalihotra
Father of Civil Aviation J. R. D. Tata (Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata)
Father of Air Force Subroto Mukerjee
Father Of Indian Navy Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
Father of Civil Engineering Sir Mokshagundam Vishweshvaraiah
Father of Surgery Sushruta
Father of Pink Revolution Durgesh Patel
Mother of Silver Revolution Indira Gandhi
Father of Gold Revolution Nirpakh Tutaj
Father of Yellow Revolution Sam Pitroda
Father of Red Revolution Vishal Tewari
Father of the Indian seeds industry B. R. Barwale




Q. Who is father of DNA Fingerprinting?

Ans. Alec John Jeffreys and Lalji Singh (India).

Q. Who is Father of India’s Missile Program?

Ans. Father of India’s Missile Program – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam (Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam)

Q. Who is the Father of Email?

Ans. Ray Tomlinson is known as the Father of Email.

Q. Who is the Father of Hydrogen Bomb?

Ans. Father of Hydrogen Bomb is Edward Teller. He invented the hydrogen bomb in 1952.

Q. Gregor Mendel is known as the father of _____?

Ans. Gregor Mendel is the Father of Modern Genetics.

Q. Who is the Father of Nano Technology in India?

Ans. CNR Rao.

Q. Who is father of Modern Yoga?

Tirumalai Krishnamacharya (18 November 1888 – 28 February 1989) is often called “the father of modern yoga” for his wide influence on the development of postural yoga.

Q.  Who is father of Corona Vaccine?

Ans. Dr. David Curiel and his team at Washington University in St. Louis have been researching mRNA vaccines since 1995. He’s been called the “father” of the Covid-19 vaccine, and technology he worked on has allowed the vaccine to be developed in just a year, instead of several.



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