Indian Revolution: 1857

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In History
  • The Indian revolution started on this date.

    Indian soldiers refuse to use cartridges greased with pork and beef fat.
  • British respond to the Indians rebelling.

    The British government takes direct control of India by appointing a Viceroy of India.
  • Syed Ahmed Khan

    Spoke for the Muslims in India about religious and social reforms.
  • Swami Dayananda

    Finds the Arya Samaj.
  • Empress of India

    Queen Victoria proclaims herself to be the Empress of India.
  • Indian National Congress

    The Indian National Congress is formed in Bombay.
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    Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa

    Mahatma Gandhi works in South Africa, and also reveals his belief of "Satyagraha" for the first time.