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B. R. Ambedkar
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B. R. Ambedkar
Jurist, politician

Birthday

: 14 April 1891

Birthplace

: Mhow, India

Sign

: Aries

Died

: 06 December 1956

Lived

: 65 years

Wiki


  • He was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who inspired the Dalit Buddhist Movement and campaigned against social discrimination against Untouchables (Dalits), while also supporting the rights of women and labour
Real name:Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar
When was B. R. Ambedkar born?14 April 1891
When did B. R. Ambedkar die? / Died06 December 1956
How many years did B. R. Ambedkar live? / Lived65 years
Where was B. R. Ambedkar born?Mhow, India
Where did B. R. Ambedkar die? / Deathplace Delhi, India
Nicknames:Babasaheb
Zodiac sign:Aries
Nationality:Indian
Sexual orientation:Straight


Who was B. R. Ambedkar? / Facts


  • He was Independent India's first law minister and the principal architect of the Constitution of India
  • Ambedkar was a prolific student, earning doctorates in economics from both Columbia University and the London School of Economics, and gained a reputation as a scholar for his research in law, economics and political science
  • In his early career he was an economist, professor, and lawyer
  • His later life was marked by his political activities; he became involved in campaigning and negotiations for India's independence, publishing journals advocating political rights and social freedom for Dalits, and contributing significantly to the establishment of the state of India
  • In 1956 he converted to Buddhism, initiating mass conversions of Dalits
  • In 1990, the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, was posthumously conferred upon Ambedkar
  • Ambedkar's legacy includes numerous memorials and depictions in popular culture

Education


  • London School of Economics
  • Columbia University
  • Elphinstone College
  • Mumbai University
  • University of London

Quotes


  • Life should be great rather than long.
  • I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.


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