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Abhinav Bindra


Name : Abhinav Bindra

Other names : Abhi, Abhinav Singh Bindra

Born in: Dehradun

Birth Date : September 28, 1982

Father: Apjit Bindra

Mother: Babli Bindra

Nationality: Indian

Sun Sign : Libra

Height: 1.73 m

Famous as : Shooter

Education: B.B.A.University of Colorado,U.S.


  • He is the first Indian to win an individual gold medal at the
    2008 Olympic Games for men’s 10m air rifle shooting competition.
  • He holds the distinction of being the first and only Indian to have
    held both the World and Olympic titles at the same time.


  • 2000 – Arjuna award for Shooting
  • 2001 – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna  (India’s highest sports award).
  • 2008 – CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in Sports
  • 2009 – Padma Bhushan.
  • 2011 – Honorary lieutenant colonel by Indian Territorial Army

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