19 April in History


Edward James Corbett, better known as Jim Corbett, a British hunter who became a famous conservationist and writer, was born in Nainital, now a town in the state of Uttarakhand’s Kumaon region. He died on 19 April 1955 in Kenya.

His parents, Willam Christopher and Mary Jane Corbett, had come to Nainital in 1862, where Christopher had the job of… Read More →

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