New Delhi,Sept.6, : Narayana Murthy is undoubtedly one of the most famous persons hailing from Karnataka. He is known not just for building the biggest IT empire in India but also for his simplicity. Born on August 20, 1946, N.R. Narayana Murthy is a B.E. Electrical from the University of Mysore and an M.Tech from IIT Kanpur. He began his career with Patni Computer Systems in Pune. In 1981, Murthy founded Infosys with six other software professionals.