Rosy Thomas, well-known Malayalam writer and translator, married Malayalam playwright and literary critic, C J Thomas, in 1951, when he was a professor at her father’s tutorial college in Changan
D. Veeraraghavan (1958–2009) studied history in Chennai at R.K.M. Vivekananda College, Presidency College, and Pachaiyappa’s College. In 1982 he joined IIT Madras for his PhD and submitted his
Aparna Basu was formerly Professor of History, University of Delhi, and past president of the All-India Women's Conference.
Carol Chomsky (1 July 1930 - 19 December 2008) was an American linguist who taught at Harvard University.