Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

Indian writer, poet and journalist from Bengal

Date of Birth: 26-Jun-1838

Place of Birth: Naihati, West Bengal, India

Date of Death: 08-Apr-1894

Profession: writer, civil servant, novelist

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

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About Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

  • Bankimchandra Chatterjee or Bankimchandra Chatjee (27 June 1838–8 April 1894) was an Indian novelist, poet and journalist.
  • He was the composer of Vande Mataram, originally in Sanskrit stotra personifying India as a mother goddess and inspiring activists during the Indian Independence Movement.
  • Chattopadhyay wrote thirteen novels and many serious, serio-comic, satirical, scientific and critical treatises in Bengali.
  • His works were widely translated into other regional languages of India as well as in English.
  • He was born on 13th Ashard 1245, as per Bengali calendar.

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