Chandra Shekhar Azad

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Birthday
23, 1906
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Feb 27, 1931 (24)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
23, 1906
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Feb 27, 1931 (24)

About

Indian revolutionary who is best known for organizing the Hindustan Socialist Republican Association.

Before Fame

He joined the Hindustan Republican Association in 1922, and later reorganized it when the leadership was killed.

Trivia

In 1931, following his death, a park in India formerly called Alfred Park was renamed Chandrashekar Azad Park.

Family Life

His mother, Jagrani Devi, was hopeful that he would become a scholar of Sanskrit and persuaded his father to send him away to school.

Associated With

He joined the non-cooperation of Mahatma Gandhi when he was 15, but later progressed to the more aggressive movement.

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