Ramachandra Guha was born 1958, is an Indian author, whose research interests have included environmental, social, political and cricket history. He is a fellow at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.
Guha then moved to Bangalore and started writing full time. He served as a Visiting Professor Sundaraja in Humanities at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, in 2003.
Roy said in an interview to say that Guha was a cricket historian, who had missed boat.In 2009, Guha, several other renowned historians to sign a petition criticizing the function of the prestigious Nehru Memorial Museum and Library in Delhi.