13th February is Celebrated as

By Mandeep Kumar|Updated : June 22nd, 2022

13th February is celebrated as Women’s Day in India to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sarojini Naidu. She was a poet and an Indian political activist. Because of the lyrical quality of her poetry, colour, and imagery she earned the epithet 'the Nightingale of India', or 'Bharat Kokila' by Mahatma Gandhi.

Answer - 13th February is celebrated as Women’s Day in India.

She followed Mahatma Gandhi because of his idea of Swaraj. In 1925, she was appointed as the President of the Indian National Congress. Later, in 1947, she became the first Governor of the United Provinces (now Uttar Pradesh). She was the first woman to hold the office of Governor in the Dominion of India. Sarojini Naidu was born on 13 February 1879 and died on 2 March 1949 at the age of 70.

13th February is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Sarojini Naidu. This day has been commemorated as Women’s Day in her memory. 

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13th February is Celebrated as

13th February is celebrated as Women’s Day in the memory of Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary. She was an Indian political activist and poet. Her poetry includes themes including patriotism, tragedy, children's poems, etc.

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