Subhash Chandra Bose was one of India’s greatest freedom fighter in the world. He was a real hero and the hero was born on 23rd January 1897 in Cuttack, Orissa . He was known as Netaji. Netaji was one of the dedicated leaders who struggled for India’s Independence. His father Jankinath Bose was a famous lawyer and his mother Prabhavati Devi was a religious lady. Among the fourteen siblings, he was the ninth child.
Subhash Chandra Bose was a brilliant student. He passed his B.A. in Philosophy from the Presidency College in Calcutta. He was deeply influenced by Swami Vivekanand’s teachings. In an incident where Bose beat up his professor for anti- semite, brought him notoriety as a rebel-Indian in eyes of the government. He left for England on 1919 to appear in Indian Civil Service Examination. . He returned to India and work hard then joined the Indian National Congress to fight for the Independence of India.
Netaji published a book “The Indian Struggle” in 1934 on Indian nationalism. He was the President of the Indian National Congress in 1938 . In Berlin, he formed the first Indian National Army with the prisoners of war who were Indian soldiers serving the Army of Britishers. As he famously known for making Indian National Army with Japanese support. Azad Hind Radio is also founded by him, in Berlin.
On 18th August 1945, when he started for Russia in a Japanese aircraft, it unfortunately accidents happened at the time of taking off and Netaji died in that accident.
Born: January 23, 1897
Place of Birth: Cuttack, Orissa
Parents: Janakinath Bose (father) and Prabhavati Devi (mother)
Religious : Hinduism
Education: Presidency College, Calcutta; University of Cambridge, England
Wife: Emily Schenkl
Children: Anita Bose
Associations: Indian National Congress; Forward Bloc; Indian National Army
Movements: Indian Freedom Movement
Publications: The Indian Struggle (1920–1942)
Death: August 18, 1945
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