Born On: September 5, 1872 Born In: Ottapidaram, Tamil Nadu, India Died On: November 18, 1936 Career: Lawyer, Politician Nationality: Indian V. O. Chidambaram Pillai, popularly known by his initials V.O.C, was one of the most prominent lawyers in 19th century British India. While V. O. Chidambaram Pillai provided a strong leadership to trade unions functioning in his native state