21 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rabindranath Tagore (left) met fellow Nobel Laureate Albert Einstein in his home at Berlin, Germany in 1930 where they discussed science, philosophy and religion. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @NobelPrize)

  • World Poetry Day is celebrated every year on March 21 
  • Tagore was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his collection of poems, Gitanjali
  • He was the second non-European to receive the honour