Krishnaji Gopal Karve

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Krishnaji Gopal Karve
Born 1887
Nashik, India

April 19, 1910(1910-04-19) (aged 23)

Thane, India
Cause of death hanged
Nationality Indian
Other names Anna Karve
Education Bachelor of Arts
Known for Indian Independence Movement
Religion Hindu

Krishnāji Gopāl Karve (Marathi: कृष्णाजी गोपाळ कर्वे) (1887 – April 19, 1910) was an Indian freedom fighter, a revolutionary. He had completed his B.A.(Hons) and had taken admission to LLB in Mumbai University. He was a member of the Abhinav Bharat Society in Nashik. On 21 December 1909, he along with Anant Laxman Kanhere shot Jackson, the Collector of Nashik. He was sentenced to death in the Bombay high court and hanged in Thane Jail on 19 April 1910. [1] [2] [3]


  1. ^ "Martyrs from Maharashtra" poster, Government Central Press, Mumbai
  2. ^ Majumdar, Bimanbehari (1966). Militant Nationalism in India and Its Socio-religious Background, 1897-1917. General Printers & Publishers. p. 94. Retrieved September 8, 2014. 
  3. ^ Phatak, N.R. Source Material for a History of the Freedom Movement in India: 1885-1920. Government Central Press, Government of India. p. 390, 394. Retrieved September 8, 2014. 

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