Anita Bose Pfaff
|Anita Schenkl Pfaff|
November 29, 1942
|Spouse(s)||Prof. Martin Pfaff|
Pfaff is the daughter and only child of Indian nationalist leader Subhas Chandra Bose (Netaji) and his Austrian companion, Emilie Schenkl. Anita was never given her father's last name and grew up as Anita Schenkl.
Anita was a Professor of Economics in the Faculty of Economics in the University of Augsburg. She wrote a biography on her father titled "Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Germany". The book is a collection of the records collected by Professor Anita Pfaff as well as other known biographers and writers. It depicts interesting facts about the life of Bose and his contribution to the freedom struggle of India. Its first copy was given to the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on 6 February 2013. The book was brought out by the Federation of Indo-German Societies in India.[not in citation given]
Marriage and family
Anita is married to Professor Martin Pfaff, formerly a German Social Democratic Party member of the Bundestag, the German parliament. They have three children: Peter Arun, Thomas Krishna and Maya Carina.
Anita Bose was brought up by her mother as her father, Subhas Chandra Bose, was forced to abandon his family in order to engage in the struggle of Indian Independence.
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