B. R. Ambedkar

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B. R. Ambedkar 
father of republic India, champion of human rights, father of India's Constitution, polymath, revolutionary and Buddhism revivalist
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Date of birth14 April 1891
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Date of death6 December 1956
Delhi
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  • Republican Party of India
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  • Ramji Maloji Sakpal
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  • Annihilation of Caste
  • Castes in India: Their Mechanism, Genesis and Development
  • The Buddha and His Dhamma
  • Waiting for a Visa
  • Who Were the Shudras?
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(१८९१-१९५६).

(14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956), (Marathi: भीमराव रामजी अांबेडकर, Hindi: भीमराव रामजी आम्बेडकर) popularly known as Baba Saheb (Marathi: endearment for father), was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who inspired the Dalit Buddhist Movement and campaigned against social discrimination against Untouchables (Dalits), while also supporting the rights of women and labour. He was Independent India's first law minister, the principal architect of the Constitution of India and a founding father of the Republic of India.

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