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Dadabhai Naoroji

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DADABHAI NAOROJI (1825-), Indian politician, was born at Nasik on the 4th of September 1825, the son of a Parsi priest. During a long and active life, he played many parts: professor of mathematics at the Elphinstone college (1854) founder of the Rast Goftar newspaper; partner in a Parsi business firm in London (1855); prime minister of Baroda (1874); member of the Bombay legislative council (1885); M.P. for Central Finsbury (1892-1895), being the first Indian to be elected to the House of Commons; three times president of the Indian National Congress. Many of his numerous writings are collected in Poverty and Un-British Rule in India (Igor).


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Chisholm, Hugh, General Editor. Entry for 'Dadabhai Naoroji'. 1911 Encyclopedia Britanica. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/bri/d/dadabhai-naoroji.html. 1910.

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