23 January in History


Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, a Congress leader-turned-Indian nationalist hero who controversially courted Germany and Japan and courageously led an underprepared but determined force to fight the British during World War 2, was born on January 23, 1897 in Cuttack, which was then a part of the Bengal Province.

The ninth of 14 children of Prabhavati Devi and advocate Janakinath Bose,… Read More →

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