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date: 21 August 2019

Ambedkar [formerly Ambavadekar], Bhimrao Ramjilocked

(1891–1956)
  • Frank Moraes
  • , revised by Eleanor Zelliot

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Ambedkar [formerly Ambavadekar], Bhimrao Ramji (1891–1956), politician, was born at Mhow in central India on 14 April 1891, the youngest of the fourteen children of Ramji Maloji Sakpal, a subahdar-major in the British Indian army and headmaster in a military school, and his wife, ...

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