Monday, November 27, 2017

Birthdays Indians - Bibliography

Birth and death/ martyrdom anniversaries of freedom fighters

Shashi Tharoor on What the British Did to India

Little More than Tea and Cricket
Review by By Andrew Robinson
in History Today, Volume 67 Issue 4 April 2017

In 1700, India, then ruled by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb,  boasted 24.4 per cent of global GDP: a share almost equal to that of Europe’s 25 per cent.

By 1950, India became a secular democracy by implementing a new constitution, its share was only o just over three per cent. During 1757 and 1947,  the British East India Company ruled a large part of India until 1858, then  the British Parliament ruled until 1947.

Hindu Shahis of Afghanistan

28 November - Day in History of India and Importance

Gujral government fell as Congress withdrew support.


1922 - K.M. Mammen Mappillai

1928 - K.V.K. Raju - Founder, Nagarjuna Fertilisers, Kakinada

1982 - Nagendra Karri - Hollywood film director, Screenwriter and Producer.


1890: Jyotirao Phule
Social activist, writer, educationist and radical intellectual, Jyotirao Phule was born on April 11, 1827, in Maharashtra’s Satara district.

1962 — Krishna Chandra Dey, Bengali actor and musician

Updated  27 November 2016,  21 December 2012

Sunday, November 19, 2017

21 November - Day in History of India and Importance

1517 - Ibrahim Lodi's reign began
1947 - First postal stamp of independent India was released.
1962 - China declared ceasefire after attacking India for over a month.
1970 - Sir C.V. Raman passed away


1926 - Prem Nath
Helen  - Popular Dancer - Hindi Films - Biography and Videos 
1964 - Ramesh Vishwanath Katti - 2009 Lok Sabha Member - BJP


1970 - Sir C.V. Raman passed away

C V Raman: The scientist and his legacy



Updated  20 November 2017, 21 November 2015

20 November - Day in History of India and Importance

1572 - Akbar arrived at Ahmadabad and made arrangements for its administration.

1902 - Gandhiji went back to South Africa at the request of the Indian community and revived the  fight of Indians against Anti-Asian Laws.
1917 - J.C. Bose Research Institute was established in Calcutta.
1967 - First Indian made  Rocket 'Rohini RH75' launched into space from Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launching Station.
1982 - Bhaskara-II, India's second experimental remote sensing satellite, was launched by Russian launch vehicle Intercosmos.

November 20, 2009: Sachin Tendulkar became the first player to score 30,000 international runs

November 20, 2017: Virat Kohli became the joint fastest player to score 50 international centuries.

In International cricket, on 20 November 2017

Sachin Tendulkar:

Matches - 664, Centuries - 100

Virat Kohli:

Matches - 318, Centuries - 50


1750 - Tipu Sultan
1953 - Manohar Tirkey - 2009 Lok Sabha Member
1962 - Rajkumar Hirani

21 November - Day in History of India and Importance

Updated 20 November 2017, 29 March 2015

Andhra History - Bibliography - ఆంధ్రుల చరిత్ర - వ్యాసములు - గ్రంథములు

ఆంధ్రుల చరిత్ర - వ్యాసములు - గ్రంథములు

Comprehensive History and Culture of Andhra Pradesh: Pre- and protohistoric Andhra Pradesh up to 500 BC

M. L. K. Murty
Orient Blackswan, 2003 - Andhra Pradesh (India) - 185 pages

This volume traces archaeological research undertaken in Andhra Pradesh going back to the nineteenth century when the cultures of the region were explored and documented. In the 1950s, scholars conducted culture-historic research across the physiographical regions of Andhra Pradesh, following trends in India and Old World. 1970s saw a shift from the historic approach to the development of models for the contextual study of sites, and the explanation of the archaeological record in terms of the adaptive behaviour of past societies.

Narisetti Innaiah - Part 2

The History of Andhra Country, 1000 A.D.-1500 A.D.

Yashoda Devi
Gyan Publishing House, 1993 - Andhra Pradesh (India) - 528 pages

27 July 1076 - Rajaraja Mummadi Choda was appointed as the viceroy of Vengi Kingdom  by his father.  Page 2.

An encyclopedic study of a crucial period of Andhra history by a highly respected academician and a scholar of high repute. The first volume comprehensively deals with the political history of the subsidiary dynasties in Medieval Andhradesa, tracing their ancestries, fixing their genealogies and chronology.
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Rani Rudrama Devi

Inscriptions of the Minor Chalukya Dynasties of Andhra Pradesh
Kolluru Suryanarayana
Mittal Publications, 01-Jan-1993 - Andhra Pradesh (India) - 189 pages

Social and Cultural Life in Medieval Andhra
M. Krishna Kumari
Discovery Publishing House, 1990 - History - 192 pages

Updated 20 November 2017, 25 December 2012