#Birth Anniversary

Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar is known as the architect of Indian constitution and was born on April 14, 1891. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @KTRTRS)

  • Ambedkar Jayanti is observed every year on April 14 across India
  • It is celebrated to honour the life of Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar, architect of the Indian constitution
  • Ambedkar was born on April 14, 1891 and the date this year will mark his 130th birth anniversary

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule was born in Katgun, Satara district of Maharashtra. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @VPSecretariat)

  • Mahatma Jyotiba Phule was an activist and a social reformer
  • He fought all his life for women and educating them, his aim was that all lives should be treated equally
  • His birth anniversary falls on April 11

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule was born on April 11, 1827 in Katgun, Satara district in Maharashtra. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @vardhan08)

  • Mahatma Jyotiba Phule was a anti-caste social reformer and activist from Maharashtra
  • He was born on April 11, 1827 and the date marks as his Jayanti every year
  • He was known for works, including eradication of untouchability and educating women and exploited-caste people

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Saint Ravidas' birth anniversary is also known as Ravidas Jayanti. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ Narendra Modi)

  • "Greetings to all citizens on the auspicious occasion of Shri Guru Ravidas Jayanti," President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted
  • Prime Minister Modi said the teachings of Ravidas will inspire the people of India for ages
  • Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu also paid tributes to the saint

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This year marks 391st birth anniversary of Maratha ruler Shivaji Maharaj. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @aparanjape)

  • Every year on February 19, the birth anniversary is celebrated.
  • The celebration of this day initially started in 1870 by Mahatma Jyotirao Phule in Pune
  • Shivaji Maharaj joined the Maratha warriors and formed an army that eradicated and destroyed enemies

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Virginia Woolf was born on Born on January 25, 1882 in London. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Virginia Woolf is one of the path-breaking authors of all time
  • Born on January 25, 1882, London, Woolf pioneered the usage of non-linear narrative
  • Her works altered the course of modernist and postmodernist literature

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Subhash Chandra Bose was born on January 23, 1897. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Subhash Chandra Bose was elected as Congress President in 1938
  • He believed in Stalin's Communism and Mussolini's fascism
  • In May 1939, Bose formed the All India Forward Bloc, a left-wing nationalist political party under the congress

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Subhash Chandra Bose was born on January 23, 1897. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Subhash Chandra Bose was committed to free his homeland of British rule
  • He also twice elected as the President of Indian National Congress during 1938-1939
  • Bose also mobilised Indians to actively participate in the freedom struggle

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Ankita took to social media to post some unseen videos of late actor. (Picture credits: Instagram/Ankita Lokhande)

  • January 21 marks the first birth anniversary of Sushant after his tragic death on June 14,  2020 
  • Ankita Lokhande posted unseen videos of him where he can be seen dancing on SRK song and playing with his dog 
  • Keep smiling wherever you are, she wrote 

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Never forgive never forget, said the actress. (Photo credit: Instagram/KanganaRanaut)

  • The actress once again targeted the ‘movie mafia’ for bullying and harassing the late actor
  • Sushant wrote on his social media that the movie mafia is trying to throw him out of the film industry, said Kangana
  • The actor died on June 19, last year at his Mumbai apartment