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Who is Nightingale of India?

Asked by Somnath Mandal, 13 Jun '08 05:37 pm
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Sarojini Naidu
Answered by rajeev singh, 13 Jun '08 05:37 pm

 
  
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MS subbulakshmi is Nightingale of India
Answered by MajorVLoganathan, 08 Apr '09 05:02 pm

 
  
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Sarojini Naidu
Answered by krishnaswamy thattai renganathaiyengar, 14 Jun '08 10:47 am

 
  
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Sarojini Naidu (February 13, 1879 - March 2, 1949), known as Bharatiya Kokila (The Nightingale of India), was a child prodigy, freedom fighter, and poet. Naidu was the first Indian woman to become the President of the Indian National Congress and the first woman to become the governor of Uttar Pradesh. She was active in the Indian Independence Movement, joining Mahatma Gandhi in the Salt March to Dandi, and then leading the Dharasana Satyagraha after the arrests of Gandhi JI, Abbas Tyabji, and Kasturba Gandhi.

Sarojini Naidu was born in Hyderabad, India as the eldest daughter of scientist, philosopher, and educator Aghornath Chattopadhyaya, and Varada Sundari Devi, a poetess. Her father was the founder of the Nizam College, and also the first member of the Indian National Congress in Hyderabad with his friend Mulla Abdul Qayyum. He was later dismissed from his position as Principal and even banished in retaliation for his political activities. Sarojini Naidu learnt to speak Urdu, Te ...more
Answered by vedula rs, 13 Jun '08 05:43 pm

 
  
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Sarojini Naidu
Answered by Janee Rajaa, 13 Jun '08 05:38 pm

 
  
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Sarojani naidu
Answered by SKBHATNAGAR, 13 Jun '08 05:38 pm

 
  
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Lata mangeshkar
Answered by pooja batra, 13 Jun '08 05:37 pm

 
  
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Sarojini Naidu
Answered by iqbal seth, 06 Nov 07:58 am

 
  
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Sarojini Naidu
Answered by Sunil Kumar, 02 May '09 09:47 am

 
  
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Myself
Answered by Sneha Kedigemane, 13 Jun '08 05:41 pm

 
  
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