On Monday, the “People’s President” went as suddenly as he came centre stage to become a national icon. Kalam collapsed while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management, Shillong. Dr. Kalam has been an inspirational figure for everyone, whether a child, youth or adult. Popularly known as “Missile Man,” Kalam led the scientific team that developed missiles able to carry India’s nuclear warheads. Take a look.