Ardeshir Cowasjee was a Pakistani newspaper columnist, social activist, and philanthropist. Belonging from Karachi, his columns regularly appeared in the country’s oldest English newspaper, Dawn. He was also the Chairman of the Cowasjee Group and via the Cowasjee Foundation, he was the financier of many scholarships for students wishing to pursue higher education. These included grants for both local and overseas education.
Date of Birth: 13 April 1926
Known for: Social Activist, Philanthropy