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Bipan Chandra
Born 1928
Kangra district, Punjab, British India
Died 30 August 2014
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Citizenship Indian
Alma mater
Awards Padma Bhushan

Bipan Chandra (1928-30 August 2014) was an Indian historian. He wrote about economic and political history of modern India. He specialized on the national movement and is considered to be one India's greatest scholars on Mahatma Gandhi. He wrote several books, including The Rise and Growth of Economic Nationalism.

Chandra died on the morning of 30 August 2014, at his home in Gurgaon, after a long-illness, aged 86.


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