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Historical Heroes of India
It is easy to name political personalities as they have had a direct impact in shaping India but beyond politics, there have been other significant contributors. This list tries to recognise those contributors as well. It must be clarified here that this list does not make any claim to be the final word on the choice of names selected and will remain a point of debate with the reader. Easily, the first choice for one who made the most impact in leading a nation to freedom. Not only were his actions significant at the time in mobilising masses, but also his commitment to the cause of non-violence and pursuit of the truth remains an inspiration to people in India and all over the world. An educated and articulate statesman, he championed the cause of Dalits and other underprivileged sections of society and continues to be a role model and inspiration in contemporary India.
India has been made by contribution of several leaders from the ages. These leaders contributed in various spheres of life which have been of great importance to the Indian Society.
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1. Ahilyabai Holkar: Queen of Malwa / Indore (1725 - 1795)
He has a knack for preparing listicles that help readers obtain information. Do you know who was the first female pilot from India? Or the first female freedom fighter? Have you heard about brave women like Chand Bibi and Obavva? In modern India, women have held high offices including that of the President and Prime Minister. Not only did these women make an impact on India, but they are also some of the most influential women in history. I have included more than 50 women on this list, but I wanted to highlight five whose achievements changed the course of history.
December is the month when everybody starts compiling or looking for lists of top 10, top 20 or top types. Some individuals just blazed a trail, some hit milestones while others left a tangible impact in various domains. To whatever extent possible, I have tried to avoid the villains and dark knights who could possibly be taken up in a separate list. Read: Top Indian Personalities of The rankings are purely driven by my own value judgements and thus have no organisational connect, representative or otherwise. We would simply love to hear what was your favorite Indian personality this year. Leave your feedback and comments below.
Toggle navigation. She became the President of Indian National Congress in She is well known for her Home Rule movement. She also established the Central Hindu College in , which later formed the nucleus of the Benares Hindu University. Rabindranath Tagore Poet, playwright, novelist, short story writer, musician, artist, actor, director philosopher was born on May 7, Won the Nobel prize for literature in for his collection of verses Geetanjali.