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Hockey’s Jadoogar – Dhyan Chand

Dhyan Chand popularly known as hockey's jadoogar. Dhyan Chand was born on 29th August, 1905 at Allahabad. His father was in the British Indian...
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Governor Generals and Viceroys of India

Lord Minto 1 (1807-1813)

Lord Minto 1 captured the islands of Bourbon and Mauritius from the French in 1809. In 1811 he captured Java from the Dutch. He also succeeded in befriending Ranjit Singh and thereby frustrated his designs to annex British territories.