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Indian-Americans who won Spelling Bee crown

1 June 2012

How Do You Spell ‘knaidel’? No matter how you spell it, the word provides yet another feather in the cap of Indian-Americans at the Scripps National Spelling Bee contest, as Arvind Mahankali became the sixth consecutive Indian-American, and the eleventh Indian American to win the title in the last 13 years. The ultimate test for school kids, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has been wrung into an inspiring novel, a documentary, a feature film and a Broadway musical. Here are a few Indian-Americans who won the Scripps National Spelling Bee contest: