Bihar is the eastern state of India having a long list of freedom fighters that sacrificed their life for the independence of India. Here we are presenting the list of freedom fighters from Bihar that are Rajendra Prasad, Sri Krishna Singh, Anugrah Narayan Sinha, Jayaprakash Narayan, Jagjivan Ram, Kameshwar Singh, Swami Sahajanand Saraswati, Syed Hasan Imam, Baikuntha Shukla, Karyanand Sharma, Thakur Jugal Kishore Sinha and many others.
Freedom Fighters from Bihar List
1. Kunwar Singh
Kunwar Singh was a notable leader during the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and died in April 26, 1858. Kunwar Singh was born in 1777 in Bihar. He belonged to a royal Ujjainiya Priwar and lives in Rajput House located in Jagdishpur. Currently it is a part of Bhojpur district, Bihar, India. He is the son of Raja Shabzada Singh.
Kunwar Singh: Indian Military Commander
2. Rajendra Prasad
Rajendra Prasad was born on 3 December 1884 in Jiradei, Bengal Presidency, India(now in Bihar) and died in 28 February 1963. At that time he belongs to Indian National Congress party. He was the first President of India. He was imprisoned by British authorities during the movement the Quit India in 1942 and the Salt Satyagraha of 1931.
Rajendra Prasad: Indian Political Leader
3. Shri Krishna Singh
Shri Krishna Singh was the first chief minister of Bihar. He was born on 21 October 1887 and died in 31 January 1961. He was met Mahatma Gandhi in 1916 first time. He always lived with Gandhi Ji also Gandhi was his role modal. In 1922, He was arrested first time. He played major role in the 1930 in the Namak Satyagrah at Garhpura also played major role in Quit India movement started in 1942.
Shri Krishna Singh: Indian Politicians
4. Anugrah Narayan Sinha
Anugrah Narayan Sinha was an Indian nationalist statesman, participant in Champaran Satyagraha in 1917. He was born on 18 June 1887. He was first Deputy Chief Minister cum Finance Minister of the Indian state of Bihar (1946–1957). He was Gandhian & one of the architects of modern Bihar.
Anugrah Narayan Sinha: Indian Statesman
5. Jayaprakash Narayan
Jayaprakash Narayan was born in 11 October 1902. He was the freedom fighter of Bihar, theorist and political leader. He was posthumously awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award, in recognition of his social work in 1999. He was died on 8 October 1979.
Jayaprakash Narayan: Indian Political Leader
6. Jagjivan Ram
Jagjivan Ram was an Indian independence activist and politician from Bihar. He was an Indian independence activist and politician from Bihar. In 1937 he was elected to Bihar Legislative Assembly and organised the rural labour movement. He was born in 24 March 1977 at Chandwa near Arrah in Bihar. He was also Babuji.
Jagjivan Ram: Indian Politician
7. Kameshwar Singh
Kameshwar Singh was born on 28 November 1907. he was born in a Maithil Brahmin family at Darbhanga. He was the President the Maithil Mahasabha from 1929–1962. Later he became the President of the Sri Bharat Dharma Mahamandal.
Kameshwar Singh: Maharaja of Darbhanga
8. Sahajanand Saraswati
Sahajanand Saraswati was born in 1889 and belongs to a family of the Bhumihar caste. He was an ascetic, a nationalist and a peasant leader of India. The movement Kisan Sabha started in 1929 under the leadership of Sahajanand Saraswati and also organised the Bakasht Movement in Bihar from 1937-1938.
Sahajanand Saraswati: Indian Writer
9. Syed Hasan Imam
Syed Hasan Imam was born on 31 August 1871 in Neora, Patna. BY the Occupation he was the Barrister. He died on 19 April 1933. He was the fourth Muslim politician who served Indian National Congress as the President.
Syed Hasan Imam: Indian Politician
10. Baikuntha Shukla
Baikuntha Shukla was an Indian nationalist and revolutionary born in 1907. His uncle Yogendra Shukla was one of the founders of Hindustan Socialist Republican Association (HSRA). He murdered Phanindra Nath Ghosh who led to hanging of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru. He was fighter who took part in Salt Satyagraha of 1930.
Baikuntha Shukla: Indian Revolutionary
11. Satyendra Narayan Sinha
Satyendra Narayan Sinha was the Indian statesman, participant in the Indian independence movement. He too an active part in ‘complete revolution’ movement during the Emergency. He was also a seven-time Member of Parliament from the Aurangabad constituency.
Satyendra Narayan Sinha: Former Chief Minister of Bihar