Sarojini Naidu

She was a Political Activist, Feminist and a great Poet.

Birth

Sarojini Naidu born in 13 February 1879 in a Bengali family in Hyderabad.

Poetry

Her poetry includes both children's poems and poem related to patriotism and tragedy.

Sarojini Naidu

Mahatma Gandhi gave the nickname the "Nightingale of India", or "Bharat Kokila" 

Sarojini Naidu

She was the first Indian woman to be the president of the Indian National Congress.

Sarojini Naidu

She was the first Indian womanto be appointed as governor of an Indian state (United Provinces).

Sarojini Naidu

She married Govindaraju Naidu, a physician, whom she met during her stay in England

Sarojini Naidu

13 February, is celebrated as Women's Day to recognise powerful voices of women in India's history

Sarojini Naidu

She died of cardiac arrest on 2 March 1949.