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Abu Bakar [Abu Bakar ibni al-Marhum Dato Temenggong Sri Maharaja Tun Ibrahim] (1833–1895), sultan of Johore

A. J. Stockwell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; Indian History. 2454 words.

Abu Bakar [Abu Bakar ibni al-Marhum Dato Temenggong Sri Maharaja Tun Ibrahim] (1833–1895), sultan of Johore, was born in Teluk Belanga, Singapore, most probably on 3 February 1833, the...

Chattopadhyaya, Virendranath [Chatto] (1880–1937), Indian nationalist and communist

Leonard A. Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 963 words.

Chattopadhyaya, Virendranath [Chatto] (1880–1937), Indian nationalist and communist, was born in Hyderabad in 1880, the eldest son and second child of Aghornath Chattopadhyaya (1851–1915),...

Hume, Allan Octavian (1829–1912), administrator in India, founder of the Indian National Congress, and ornithologist

Edward C. Moulton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Ornithology. 1556 words.

Hume, Allan Octavian (1829–1912), administrator in India, founder of the Indian National Congress, and ornithologist, was born on 4 June 1829 at St Mary Cray, Kent, seventh child of Joseph...

Husain, Sir Mian Fazl-i- (1877–1936), politician in India

Tahir Kamran.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1431 words.

Husain, Sir Mian Fazl-i- (1877–1936), politician in India, was born on 14 June 1877 in Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, India, where his father, Mian Husain Imam Bakhsh, was posted...

Khan, Sir Sikander Hyat- (1892–1942), politician in India

Tahir Kamran.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1075 words.

Khan, Sir Sikander Hyat- (1892–1942), politician in India, was born on 5 June 1892 at Multan, Punjab, India, the son of Nawab Muhammad Hyat-Khan, a well-known scion of the Khattar tribe...

Lakshmi Bai [Lakshmibai], rani of Jhansi (1827/1828–1858), warrior queen in India

Bharati Ray.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Indian Politics; Indian History. 2270 words.

Lakshmi Bai [Lakshmibai], rani of Jhansi (1827/1828–1858), warrior queen in India, was born at Benares, India, probably in late 1827 or early 1828, the only child of Moropant Tambe and his...

Lushington, Stephen Rumbold (1776–1868), politician and administrator in India

Katherine Prior.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 982 words.

Lushington, Stephen Rumbold (1776–1868), politician and administrator in India, was born at Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, on 6 May 1776. He was the fourth son of James Stephen Lushington of...

Mirza, Iskander Ali (1899–1969), governor-general and president of Pakistan

Ian Talbot.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1011 words.

Mirza, Iskander Ali (1899–1969), governor-general and president of Pakistan, was born in Lalbagh, Murshidabad, Bengal, on 13 November 1899, the son of Fateh Ali Mirza (1876–1948),...

Nazimuddin, Khwaja (1894–1964), chief minister of Bengal and governor-general and prime minister of Pakistan

Ian Talbot.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; Asian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1051 words.

Nazimuddin, Khwaja (1894–1964), chief minister of Bengal and governor-general and prime minister of Pakistan, was born on 19 July 1894 in Dacca, Bengal, the son of Khwaja Nazimuddin,...

Singh, Chaudhary Charan (1902–1987), prime minister of India

Paul R. Brass.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1115 words.

Singh, Chaudhary Charan (1902–1987), prime minister of India, was born on 23 December 1902 in the village of Nurpur, in Meerut district, United Provinces, India, the eldest of five children...