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Baba Amte Biography For Students & Children

Baba Amte Biography For Students & Children

Born: 26 December 1914, Hinganghat, Wardha, Maharashtra, IndiaDied: 9 February 2008, Anandwan, Maharashtra, IndiaFull name: Dr. Murlidhar Devidas AmteSpouse: Sadhana Amte (m. 1946–2008)Awards: Padma Shri, Padma Vibhushan, Gandhi Peace PrizeEducation: B.A. LL.B. Baba Amte (December 26, 1914 – February 9, 2008), born Murlidhar Devidas Amte was a respected Indian social activist. He was the founder of several ashrams and communities for the …

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Aamir Raza Hussain Biography For Students

Aamir Raza Hussain

Name: Aamir Raza HussainBorn: 6 January 1957, Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)Spouse: Viraat Talwar (m. 1993)Education: St. Stephen’s College, DelhiMovies: KhoobsuratProfession: Actor, Director Aamir Raza Hussain is an Indian theatre actor and director, noted for his large outdoor stage productions like The Fifty Day War (2000), based on the Kargil War and The Legend of Ram (2004), based on the epic Ramayana. He …

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Dilip Kumar Biography For Students & Children

Dilip Kumar - Biography, Bollywood Actor, Film Career

Born: December 11, 1922 (age 94), Peshawar, PakistanFull name: Muhammed Yusuf KhanSpouse: Asma Rehman (m. 1980–1982), Saira Banu (m. 1966) Dilip Kumar – One of the greatest actors ever to grace the Indian silver screen – Dilip Kumar was a name to reckon with in the Hindi tinsel world in the 50’s and 60’s. His unique style of acting has inspired …

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Aurobindo Ghosh Biography For Students

Aurobindo Ghosh

Born: August 15, 1872 Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India (now Kolkata, West Bengal, India)Died: December 5, 1950 Puducherry, IndiaLiterary works: The Life Divine, The Synthesis of Yoga, Savitri Founder of: Sri Aurobindo AshramPhilosophy: Integral Yoga, Involution (Sri Aurobindo), Evolution, Integral psychology, Intermediate zone, SupermindProfession: Indian philosopher, Yogi, Guru, Poet, Nationalist Achievements: He was a freedom fighter, poet, scholar, yogi and philosopher. Worked …

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Chakravarti Rajagopalachari Biography for Kids

Chakravarti Rajagopalachari

Born: 10 December 1878Died: 25 December 1972Profession: Lawyer, Writer, StatesmanAwards: Bharat Ratna (1954) Achievements – He was a very well-known lawyer, writer and statesman of India during the independence struggle. A prominent figure in the Indian National Congress, he was elected the second governor-general of India after its independence. Following this, Rajaji was made the chief minister of the Indian state of Madras. Chakravarti Rajagopalachari, …

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Rani Lakshmi Bai Biography For Students

Rani Lakshmi Bai

Born: 19 November 1828, Varanasi Died: 18 June 1858, Gwalior Full name: Manikarnika Tambe Nickname: Manu Spouse: Raja Gangadhar Rao Newalkar (m. 1842–1853) Parents: Moropant Tambe, Bhagirathi Sapre Rani Lakshmi Bai – Lakshmi Bai, the great daughter of India, was born on November 19, 1828. Her father was Morapant and her mother was Bhagirathi. As a child she was called …

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Jawahar Lal Nehru Biography For Students

Jawahar Lal Nehru

Jawahar Lal Nehru was born on 14 November 1889. He died on 27 May 1964. He was an Indian statesman who was the first (and to date the longest-serving) prime minister of India, from 1947 until 1964. One of the leading figures in the Indian independence movement, Nehru was elected by the Congress Party to assume office as independent India’s …

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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Biography For Kids

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Born: 11 November 1888, Saudi Arabia Died: 22 February 1958, Delhi Full name: Maulana Sayyid Abul Kalam Ghulam Muhiyuddin Ahmed Azad Education: Al-Azhar University (1905–1907) Awards: Bharat Ratna Maulana Abul Kalam Azad — Maulana Abul Kalam Muhiyuddin Ahmed Azad, was an Indian Muslim scholar and a senior political leader of the Indian independence movement, who lived from 11 November 1888 …

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Chittaranjan Das Biography For Students

Chittaranjan Das Biography For Students

Born: 5 November 1870, Dhaka, Bangladesh Died: 16 June 1925, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India Nickname: Deshbandhu Title: “Deshbandhu” (Friend of the Nation) Parents: Bhuban Mohan Das, Nistarini Devi Achievements – C.R. Das was an important personality in Bengal during the time of the non-cooperation movement from 1919 to 1922. It was he who started the boycott of British or western dresses. …

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