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Jagjivan Ram Biography For Students And Children

Jagjivan Ram

Born: 5 April 1908, Chandwa, Bhojpur District, Bihar, India Died: 6 July 1986, New Delhi Spouse: Indrani Devi (m. 1935) Education: University of Calcutta, Banaras Hindu University Parents: Sobhi Ram, Vasanti Devi Political party: Indian National Congress (1981–1986) Jagjivan Ram, (born April 5, 1908, Chandwa, near Arrah, India—died July 6, 1986, New Delhi), Indian politician, government official, and longtime leading …

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Ustad Bismillah Khan Biography For Students And Children

Ustad Bismillah Khan

Ustad Bismillah Khan was born on March 21, 1916 at Bhirung Raut Ki Gali, in Dumraon as the second son of Paigambar Khan and Mitthan. He was named as Qamaruddin to rhyme with Shamsuddin, their first son. His grandfather, Rasool Baksh Khan uttered “Bismillah” (the basmala) after looking at the newborn, thus he was named Bismillah Khan. His ancestors were …

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Dr. Rajendra Prasad Biography For Students And Children

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Born: December 3, 1884 Died: February 28, 1963 Achievements: First President of independent India; President of the Constituent Assembly; President of Congress in 1943 and 1939. Dr. Rajendra Prasad was the first President of independent India. He was the President of the Constituent Assembly that drafted the Constitution. He had also served as a Cabinet Minister briefly in the first …

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Madan Mohan Malaviya Biography for Students

Madan Mohan Malaviya Biography for Students and Children

Born On: December 25, 1861 Born In: Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India Died On: November 12, 1946 Career: Politician, Freedom Fighter & Educationist Nationality: Indian Mahatma considered him as an elder brother and would refer to him as “Maker of India”. Jawahar Lal Nehru called him “a great soul, one of those who laid the foundation of modern Indian Nationalism”. He …

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