A O Hume

Abdul Hafiz Mohamed Barakatullah

Acharaya Narendra Dev

Aruna Asif Ali

Ashfaqulla Khan

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Avadh Bihari

Azimullah Khan

Baba Bhan Singh

Baba Gurdit Singh

Baba Gurumukh Singh

Baba Kanshi Ram

Baba Kharak Singh

Baba Sahib Bhimrao Ambedkar

Babu Jagjivan Ram

Babu Veer Kunwar Singh

Bahadur Shah Zafar

The last Mughal king, Bahadur Shah, better known as Bahadur Shah Zafar, was born in 1775 at Delhi. He was the son of Akbar Shah from his Hindu wife Lalbai. After the death of his father, he ascended the throne in 1837, during the British rule, when he was little over 60 years of age. […]

Bankim Chand Chatterjee

Basanta Kumar Biswas

Batukeshwar Dutt

Begum Hazrat Mahal

Benoy Basu

Bhagat Ram Talwar

Bhagwati Charan

Bhai Balmukund

Bhai Mewa Singh

Bharat Mata

Bhartendu Harishchandra

Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya

Bidhan Chandra Rai

Bipin Chandra Pal

Bipin Chandra Pal

Birsa Munda

Bishen Singh Kuka

C. Rajagopalachari

C.R. or ‘Rajaji’ was close to Gandhi. A stalwart, who imbibed Gandhi’s ideology and practiced it privately & publicly. Rajaji was born in Thorapalli village of Salem District, Tamilnadu on 10th of December 1878. In 1906 he attended Indian National Congress at Surat. He actively supported Lokamanya Tilak. By 1918, the rift between moderates (Gokhale […]

Capt. Mohan Singh

Chandra Shekhar Azad

Chadrasekhar Azad was born on July 23, 1906 in Badarka (Unnao). Earlier he was Chandrasekhar Tiwari, but after a court incident he became famous as Chandrasekhar Azad. Although Gandhi was appalled by the brutal violence, Azad did not feel that violence was unacceptable in the struggle, especially in view of the Amritsar Massacre of 1919; […]

Chandra Singh Garhwali

Chapekar Bandhu

Chaudhary Charan Singh

Chaudhary Devi Lal

Chempakaraman Pillai

Chittranjan Das

Dadabhai Naoroji

Dr (Capt.) Lakshmi Sahgal

Dr. Annie Besent

Dr. Gurdial Singh Dhillon

Dr. Hari Singh Gour

Dr. Keshavrao Baliram Hedgewar

Dr. Mathura Singh

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan

Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma

Shankar Dayal Sharma (Hindi: शंकर दयाल शर्मा) (19 August 1918 – 26 December 1999) was the ninth President of India serving from 1992 to 1997. Prior to his presidency, Dr. Sharma had been the 8th Vice President of India under President Ramaswamy Venkatraman. He was also Chief Minister (1952–1956), Cabinet Minister, holding the portfolios of […]

Dr. Sushila Nayyar

Dr. Zakir Husain

Dr. Zakir Hussain (8 February 1897 – 3 May 1969) (Urdu: زاکِر حسین), was the third President of India from 13 May 1967 until his death on 3 May 1969. He was the first elected Muslim president of India. He was awarded the highest Indian national honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 1963. Early life and […]

Durgavati Devi (Durga Bhabhi)

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed (13 May 1905 – 11 February 1977) was the fifth President of India from 1974 to 1977. Ahmed was born on 13 May 1905, in Delhi, India, to Lt. Colonel Zulnur Ali Ahmed, a Gujjar[1] surgeon in the Indian Medical Service, and Sahibzadi Ruqqaiya Sultan Begum, a daughter of Mirza Baqar ‘Ali […]

G. D. Birla

Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi

Ganesh Vasudev Mavlankar

Ganeshi Lal Khard

Gond Raja Shankar Shah

Gopal Krishna Gokhle

Gopi Mohan Saha

Gopinath Bardoloi

Govind Vallabh Pant

Hakim Ajmal Khan

Hanuman Prasad Poddar

Har Gobind Khorana

Har Gobind Khorana – Born on January 9, 1922 in Multan, after completing his education from Punjab University in 1945, he completed his Ph.D. in 1948 from University of Liverpool, where he want on a Govt. of India fellowship. He received Nobel Prize 1968 in medicine for his work “Interpretation of the genetic code and […]

Har Narayan Pandey

Harkishan Singh Surjeet

Hemu Kalani

Hukumchand Jain

Indira Gandhi

J B Kripalani

J R D Tata

Jamnalal Bajaj

Jatindranath Mukherjee

Jaya Prakash Narayan

Jhalkari Bai

Joseph Rudyard Kipling

Joseph Rudyard Kipling – Born on December 30, 1865 in Bombay and died on January 18, 1936 in Middlesex hospital in London, England. He had written a lot of short stories, Novels, poems and was a renowned journalist. Nobel Prize was conferred on him for his notable work “The Jungle book” in 1907. He was […]

Jyotiba Phule

K M Munshi

K. Kamraj

Kadambini Ganguly

Kamla Nehru

Kartar Singh Jhabber

Kartar Singh Sarabha

Kasturba Gandhi

Keshub Chunder Sen

Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

Khan Mohammad Abbas Khan

Khudiram Bose

Kotwal Dhan Singh

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lala Lajpat Rai

Lala Lajpat Rai was born in 1865. After his schooling, he joined the Govt. College at Lahore in 1880 to study law. There he came in contact with patriots like Lala Hans Raj and Pandit Guru Dutt. The three became fast friends and joined the Arya Samaj founded by Swami Daya Nanda. Lalaji provided immense […]

Lalit Naryan Mishra

Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

M. S. Golwalkar (Guruji)

Madam Bhikaji Cama

Madanlal Dhingra

Mahadeo Govind Ranade

Mahamna Madan Mohan Malviya

Maharani Tapaswini

Mahavir Singh

Maithili Sharan Gupt

Mama Tantiya Bhil

Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey (July 19, 1827- 8 April 1857) also known as Shaheed Mangal Pandey was a sepoy (soldier) in the 34th Regiment of the Bengal Native Infantry (BNI) of the English East India Company. Pandey was born in the village of Nagwa in district Ballia (U.P.). He joined the British East India Company forces in […]

Master Amir Chand Bombwal

Matangini Hazra

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Maulana Mohammad Ali

Mohammad Iqbal

Mohandas Karam Chand Gandhi

Morarji Desai

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa (1910-1997) won Nobel Prize for Peace, “Exemplary Charity and Social Service” in the year 1979. She was born in Skopje (Yugoslavia). She founded ‘missionaries of charity’ in Kolkata. She also received Bharat Ratna Award in 1980 and Magsaysay Award in 1962. Other awards to her credit were Padma Shree in 1962, Jawahar Lal […]

Munshi Premchand

Nana Saheb Peshwa

Nandlal Bose

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Born on January 23, 1897, also known as Netaji “Revered Leader”, was one of the most prominent leaders of the Indian Independence Movement against the British Raj. Bose was elected president of the Indian National Congress for two consecutive terms. However, he had to resign from the post in the face of a motion of […]

Pandit Jawahar Lal Nahru

Pandit Motilal Nehru

Pandit Shyamji Krishna Varma

Pandit. Shyamji Krishna Varma

Pratap Singh Barhat (Baharat )

Pritilata Waddedar

Prof. Maulana Barkatullah

Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya

Purushottam Das Tandon

Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore – (May 7, 1861-Aug. 7, 1941) commonly known as Gurudev, was a Poet, Philosopher, Musician, Educationist & Social activist. He founded Shantiniketan known as Vishwa Bharti University. Writer of Indian National Anthem “Jan Gan Man”, he had also written “Amar Sonar Bangla (Now National Anthem of Bangladesh). He was conferred with Nobel Prize […]

Rafi Ahmad Kidwai

Raja Bhaskar Rao

Raja Nahar Singh

Raja Ram Mohan Rai

Rajkumari Amrit Kaur

Ram Dhari Singh Dinkar

Ram Manohar Lohia

Rama Nath Khaira

Ramji Das Gurwale

Ramprasad Bismil

Rani Kittur Chennamma

Rani Laxmibai

Rao Tularam Singh

Rash Behari Bose

Rashtra Kavi Maithili Sharan Gupt

Raushan Singh

S. Satyamurti

Sachindra Nath Sanyal

Sadguru Ram Singh "Kuka"

Sagarmal Gopa

Sarat Chandra Bose

Sardar Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh was born on September 27, 1907 in the village Banga of Layalpur. At an early age, Bhagat Singh started dreaming of uprooting the British Empire. The Gadar Movement left a deep imprint on his mind. At the age of 16, he used to wonder why so many Indians could not drive away a […]

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

Sarojani Naidu

Shaheed Ramrakha

Shaheed Uday chand jain

Shahu Chhatrapati

Shivaram Rajguru

Shyama Prasad Mukharjee

Sidhu Murmu and Kanhu Murmu