29 November 1918|
Salem, Tamil Nadu
Coluthur Gopalan FRCP, FRS, FAMS, FASc (born 29 November 1918) is an Indian nutritionist. He was born in Salem, Tamil Nadu. He earned an M.D. from University of Madras, and Ph.D. and D.Sc. from University of London. He was a recipient of the civilian honours of the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan.