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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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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Biography For Students

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel - Biography, Freedom Fighter & Politician

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, was born in a Gujarati family on October 31, 1875. After his schooling, he saved money to go to England for higher studies. He studied law there and returned to India as a barrister. Gandhiji had a great impact on Patel, and he entered the political field in 1918. His excellent work in every field made him …

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Rao Tula Ram Biography For Students

Rao Tula Ram

Born: 9 December 1825, Rewari, Haryana, India Died: 23 September 1863, Kabul, Afghanistan Reign: 1838 -1857 Mother: Rani Gyan Kaur Father: Rao Puran Singh Most people familiar with India’s capital, Delhi, will likely have used the nation’s main international airport, Indira Gandhi International. En route from the airport to the centre of Delhi is a long and famous road, Rao …

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Bhagat Singh Biography For Students & Children

Bhagat Singh

Born: September 28, 1907, Punjab, India 1930: Threw bombs in Central Assembly Hall, protesting on imposing severe measures like the Trades Disputes Bill by the Britishers. 1930: Went on hunger strike to protest the inhuman treatment of fellow-political prisoners by jail authorities. 1930: Sukh Dev and Raj Guru, he was awarded the death sentence. Cremated on the bank of the …

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Acharya Vinoba Bhave Biography For Students

Vinoba Bhave

Date of Birth: 11 September, 1895 Place of Birth: Gagode village, Kolaba District, Maharashtra Parents: Narahari Shambhu Rao (Father) and Rukmini Devi (Mother) Association: Freedom Activist, Thinker, Social Reformer Movement: Indian Freedom Movement; Bhoodan Movement; Sarvodaya Movement Political Ideology: Right wing, Gandhian Religious Views: Egalitarianism; Hinduism Publications: Geeta Pravachane (religious); Teesri Shakti (political); Swarajya Shastra (political); Bhoodan Ganga (social); Moved …

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Chandra Shekhar Azad Biography For Students And Children

Chandra Shekhar Azad - Biography

Born: July 23, 1906 Bhavra Martyrdom: February 27, 1931 Allahabad Achievements: Involved in Kakori Train Robbery (1926), the attempt to blow up the Viceroy’s train (1926), and the shooting of Saunders at Lahore (1928) to avenge the killing of Lala Lajpat Rai; formed Hindustan Socialist Republican Association with fellow compatriots Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, and Rajguru. Full Name: Chandrashekhar Tiwari Education: …

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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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