India’s Freedom Struggle from 1905 to 1930 Important Issues

India’s Freedom Struggle

  • 1905 – The Partition of Bengal announced to come into force on October 15, 1906.
  • 1906, Dec 31 – Muslim League Founded at Decca.
  • 1908, April 30 – Khudiram Bose executed.
  • 1908, July 22 – Bal GangadharTilak Sentenced to 6 years on charges of sedition.
  • 1909, may 21 – Minto-Morley Reforms or Indian Councils Act, 1909 form.
  • 1911 – Delhi Durbar held at Delhi, in which the partition of Bengal was canceled.
  • 1912 – Delhi becomes the new capital of India.
  • 1912, December 23 – Bomb was thrown on Lord Hardinge on his state entry into Delhi.
  • 1913, November 1st – Ghadar Party formed in San Francisco.
  • 1914, June 16th – Bal Gangadhar Tilak released fro Jail.
  • 1914, Aug 4th – Worldwar-1 was Started.
  • 1914, September 29 – Komaganta Maru Ship Incident.
  • 1915, January – Gandhiji Came back to India.
  • 1915, February 19 – Death of Gopala Krishna Gokhale.
  • 1916, April 28 – Bal Gangadhar Tilak founded Indian Home Rule League with its Headquarters at Poona.
  • 1916, September 25 – Annie Besant started Home Rule League.
  • 1917, April – Mahatma Gandhi Launched the Champaran campaign in Bihar to focus attention on the grievances of Indigo Planters.
  • 1917, Aug 20 – The Secretary of State for India Montagu, Declares that the goal of the British government in India is the introduction of responsible government.
  • 1918 – Trade Union Movement started in India.
  • 1918, April – Rowlatt Committee submitted its reports.
  • 1919 February 16th – Rowlatt Bill Introduced.
  • 1919, April 3rd – Jallianwalas Bagh Tragedy
  • 1919, April 6th – All India Hartal over Rowlatt Bills.
  • 1919, December 5 – The House of Commons passes the Montagu-Chelmsford
  • 1920 – First Meeting of the All India Trade Union Congress happened.
  • 1920, December – The Indian National Congress (INC) adopts the Non-cooperation Resolution.
  • 1922, August – Moplah rebellion on the Malabar Coast.
  • 1923, January 1st – Swarajist Party formed by Motilal Nehru and Others.
  • 1924 – The Communist Party of India started its activities first at Kanpur
  • 1925, August –  Kakori Train Conspiracy Case.
  • 1927, November 8th – The British Prime Minister announced the Appointment of the Simon Commission to suggest future constitutional reforms in India.
  • 1928 – Nehru reports recommended principles for the new constitution of India.
  • 1928, November 17 – Death of Lala Lajpat Rai.
  • 1929 – Sarda Act Passes and Prohibited Marriage of girls, Below 14 and for Boys below 18 years of age , and this act effected from 1930.
  • 1929, April 8 – Bhagat Singh and Batukeshwar Dutt drop bombs in the Central Legislative Assembly.
  • 1929, October 31st – Lord Irwan’s Announcement that the goal of British policy in India was the grant of the Dominion status.
  • 1929, December 31st – The Lahore session of the INC adopts the goal of complete independence called Poorna Swarajya for India.

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