Biography of Ajantha Mendis

Balapuwaduge Ajantha Winslo Mendis was born on 11 March 1985 in Moratuwa, is a cricketer who plays for the Sri Lankan national cricket team. Mendis, although classified as slow-medium, bowls a mixture of deliveries, including … read more

Biography of Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez was born on 11 August 1985 in Bahrain, is an Indian film actress, former model, and the winner of the Miss Sri Lanka Universe pageant of 2006. She is best known for her … read more

Biography of Sanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Teran Jayasuriya was born on 30 June 1969 in Matara, Dominion of Ceylon (present-day Sri Lanka), is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a current member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka. Jayasuriya was … read more

Biography of Aravinda De Silva

Pinnaduwage Aravinda de Silva was born on 17 October 1965 in Colombo, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who is considered one of the finest batsmen produced by the country. He is also regarded as … read more

Biography of Farveez Maharoof

Mohamed Farveez Maharoof was born on 7 September 1984 in Colombo, is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He first made his impression in the 2004 U19 World Cup in which he captained the Sri Lankan team. … read more

Biography of Lasith Malinga

Separamadu Lasith Malinga was born on August 28, 1983 in Galle, Sri Lanka, is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He is a specialist fast bowler with a rare round-arm action, sometimes referred to as a sling … read more

Biography of Thisara Perera

Narangoda Liyanaarachchilage Thisara Chirantha Perera was born on 3 April 1989 in Colombo, is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He represents Sri Lanka at the Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 levels. He plays first … read more

Biography of Arjuna Ranatunga

Arjuna Ranatunga was born on 1 December 1963 in Gampaha, Sri Lanka, is a retired Sri Lankan cricketer and politician. He was the captain of Sri Lankan cricket team, and led them to an unbeaten … read more

Biography of Kumar Sangakkara

Kumar Chokshanada Sangakkara was born on 27 October 1977, Matale, Sri Lanka, is a Sri Lankan cricketer and captain of the Sri Lanka national cricket team. He is a left-handed top-order batsman. He used to … read more

Biography of Sarath Fonseka

Gardihewa Sarath Chandralal Fonseka, known as Sarath Fonseka, born on December 18, 1950, is a former commander and General of the Sri Lanka Army and a former candidate for President of Sri Lanka. As Commander … read more

Biography of Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Sri Lankan (Ceylonese) prime minister (1960-5, 1970-77, 1994-2000), born in Ratnapura, S Sri Lanka. Following the assassination of her husband, S W R D Bandaranaike, in 1959, she became leader of the Sri Lanka Freedom … read more

Biography of Nadeeka Samanmali Perera

Nadeeka was born and grew up in Colombo, Sri Lanka, a beautiful island known as ‘The pearl of the Indian Ocean’, it has golden beaches, green hills and blue skies, it is multi lingual, multi … read more

Biography of (Dr.) Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (1877-1947), who was born in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and grew up in England, taught the West the way to approach and understand the arts of India. His whole life was dedicated to … read more