B. R. Ambedkar

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Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar
भीमराव रामजी आंबेडकर
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Babasaheb Ambedkar
Born(1891-04-14)April 14, 1891
Mhow, Central Provinces, British India
(now in Dr. Ambedkar Nagar, Madhya Pradesh, India)
DiedDecember 6, 1956(1956-12-06) (aged 65)
NationalityIndian
Spouse(s)Ramabai Ambedkar
Savita Ambedkar

Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956), popularly known as Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer. He inspired the Dalit Buddhist Movement and campaigned against social discrimination against Untouchables (Dalits), and also supported the rights of women and labour. He was independent India's first law minister, the principal architect of the Constitution of India and a founding father of the Republic of India.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8]

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  5. How India’s Most Downtrodden Embraced the Power of Statues
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