Chandra Shekhar Azad

1906 - 1931

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Chandra Shekhar Tiwari (pronunciation (23 July 1906 – 27 February 1931), popularly known as Chandra Shekhar Azad, was an Indian revolutionary who reorganised the Hindustan Republican Association (HRA) under its new name of Hindustan Socialist Republican Association (HSRA) after the death of its founder, Ram Prasad Bismil, and three other prominent party leaders, Roshan Singh, Rajendra Nath Lahiri and Ashfaqulla Khan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chandra Shekhar Azad has received more than 4,043,856 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Chandra Shekhar Azad is the 4,287th most popular politician (up from 5,021st in 2019), the 137th most popular biography from India (up from 144th in 2019) and the 40th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Chandra Shekhar Azad ranks 4,287 out of 15,577Before him are Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, Dieter Wisliceny, Jacob Le Maire, Elio Di Rupo, Rafael Correa, and Emperor An of Han. After him are Çandarlı Halil Pasha the Younger, Issey Miyake, Balash, Osroes I, Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach, and Georges Bidault.

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Among people born in 1906, Chandra Shekhar Azad ranks 66Before him are James Hadley Chase, Fredric Brown, Anthony Mann, André Weil, Muzafer Sherif, and Douglas McGregor. After him are Heinz Harmel, John Dickson Carr, Nelson Goodman, Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark, Janet Gaynor, and Walter Rauff. Among people deceased in 1931, Chandra Shekhar Azad ranks 31Before him are Martinus Beijerinck, Nathan Söderblom, André Michelin, Prince Emanuele Filiberto, Duke of Aosta, Kitasato Shibasaburō, and Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff. After him are Giovanni Boldini, Vincent d'Indy, Wilhelm von Gloeden, Shibusawa Eiichi, Isabella, Princess of Asturias, and Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia.

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Among people born in India, Chandra Shekhar Azad ranks 137 out of 1,493Before him are Dayananda Saraswati (1824), Prithviraj Chauhan (1159), Anthony de Mello (1931), Mamnoon Hussain (1940), Pranab Mukherjee (1935), and Ravidas (1450). After him are Madhvacharya (1199), Pratibha Patil (1934), Abul A'la Maududi (1903), Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar (1820), Zakir Husain (1897), and Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq (1924).


Among politicians born in India, Chandra Shekhar Azad ranks 40Before him are Pervez Musharraf (1943), James Brooke (1803), Guru Tegh Bahadur (1621), Prithviraj Chauhan (1159), Mamnoon Hussain (1940), and Pranab Mukherjee (1935). After him are Pratibha Patil (1934), Zakir Husain (1897), Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq (1924), Hastings Ismay, 1st Baron Ismay (1887), V. V. Giri (1894), and Green Boots (null).