K. C. Mammen Mappillai

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Kandathil Cheriyan Mappillai Mammen Mappillai was a noted journalist, who became editor of the Malayalam language daily called Malayala Manorama after his paternal uncle Kandathil Varghese Mappillai died.[1][2] Besides being a noted journalist, he was a freedom-fighter.[1] He was a member of the Sree Moolam Popular Assembly. He also went into development of plantations, and was the inspiration behind the various enterprises of his sons.[2]

Born in 1873, he died aged 80 on 31 December 1953.[2] He married Kunjandamma (Modisseril family) who died in September 1950. He had eight sons and one daughter, who included: K. M. Cherian, K. M. Mathew and K. M. Mammen Mappillai.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Kerala Directory". Kerala Directory. 13 December 2006. Retrieved December 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Koti". Koti. 2005. Retrieved December 5, 2014. 

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