History

Tarabai Bhonsle - Queen of Maratha Empire - Queen of Chhatrapathi Rajaram Bhonsle - Mother of Shivaji II

Tarabai Bhonsle – War with Peshwa Nanasaheb – Queen of Maratha Empire 14 April 1675 – 9th December 1761 – Queen of Chhatrapathi Rajaram Bhonsle – Mother of Shivaji II

 Tarabai Bhonsle – Early Life Tarabai was the daughter of the Maratha general Hambirao Mohite and niece of Soyarabai, second wife of Chhatrapathi Shivaji. After the death of Rajaram and imprisonment of Shahu (Chhatrapati Rajaram’s Elder Brother) Tarabai Bhonsle became the de facto head of government and assigning the crown to her […]

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Peshwa Balaji Vishwanath - Father of Peshwa Bajirao

Balaji Vishwanath – Father of Peshwa Bajirao I – Second founder of Maratha State – 1 January 1662 – 12 April 1720

Peshwa Balaji Vishwanath was the first peshwa from Konkanastha family, which is considered as an inferior caste among Brahmins. Peshwa Balaji Vishwanath’s family forcefully moved from konkan region. Balaji Vishwanath first worked as a clerk at salt works and later he moved to the upper region of Western Ghats to […]

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Radhabai - Mother of Peshwa Bajirao I - 1684 - 1752

Radhabai Peshwa – Mother of Peshwa Bajirao I – Wife of Balaji Vishwanath – Queen of Maratha Empire – 1684 – 1752

Radhabai was born on 15th October, 1684. She was the mother of great Peshwa Bajirao I. Radhabai was the queen of great Maratha Emipre of Medieval India. Radhabai Peshwa – Role as a Wife of Balaji Vishwanath Radhabai was the wife of Balaji Vishwanath. After Balaji Vishwanath victorious march from Delhi […]

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Elizabeth Betty Ford – 38th First Lady of United States of America – Wife of President Gerald Ford – 1918 CE – 2011 CE

Elizabeth Betty Ford – 38th First Lady of United States of America – Wife of President Gerald Ford – 1918 CE – 2011 CE

Elizabeth Ann Betty Ford, was the First lady of the United States, as the wife of Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States. Elizabeth Betty Ford was active in social policy and created precedents as First Lady. Elizabeth Betty Ford was noted for raising breast cancer awareness following […]

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John Tyler - Tenth President of United States of America - 1841 - 1845

John Tyler – Tenth President of United States of America – The Replacement of William Henry Harrison – Accomplished the annexation of Texas – 1790 CE – 1862 CE

John Tyler became the tenth President of the United States when William Henry Harrison died. He would not have otherwise been nominated or selected to be President of the United States, being an outsider in both major political parties, but in the end John Tyler served as president for almost […]

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William Henry Harrison - Sketch of Younger Days

William Henry Harrison – Nineth President of the United States – Shortest Presidency – Died on 32nd day at the Office

William Henry Harrison (February 9, 1773 – April 4, 1841) The President Who Wasn’t William Henry Harrison is mainly noted in American History as having served the shortest term as president. Harrison died on the 32nd day of his term (1841-1841) as President from complications from pneumonia, which he contracted […]

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Martin Van Buren - President of United States of America - 1837 - 1841

Martin Van Buren – Eighth President of the United States – Vice President of Andrew Jackson – American President of Dutch Origin – 1782 CE – 1862 CE

Martin Van Buren (December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862) Old Kinderhook Martin Van Buren served as the 8th President of the United States for a single term, from 1837 until 1841 when he was defeated by William Henry Harrison. Before ascending to the presidency, Martin Van Buren served as […]

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Iconic Photograph of Andrew Jackson at his Older Age

Andrew Jackson – Seventh President of the United States of America – Face on Twenty Dollar Bill – Soldier, Lawyer, Politician – 1767 CE – 1845 CE

Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) Face of the Twenty Dollar Bill Andrew Jackson served as the seventh President of the United States. Jackson was elected president in 1828 and followed John Quincy Adams and served two consecutive terms, until 1837 when he was succeeded by his […]

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John Quincy Adams - Sixth President of The United States of America

John Quincy Adams – Sixth President of The United States of America – Subtle Rivalry between Andrew Jackson and John Quincy Adams – 1767 CE – 1848 CE

John Quincy Adams – Early Life John Quincy Adams was born on 11th July, 1767 in Braintree, Massachusetts. He was the sixth American president. John Quincy Adams was a Democratic Republican. He didn’t go to school however he was tutored at home by his cousin. He accompanied his father in […]

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James Monroe - Fifth President of The United States of America - 1817 CE - 1825 CE

James Monroe – Fifth President of The United States – A Democratic Republican – Succeeded by John Quincy Adams – 1817 – 1825

James Monroe – Early Life James Monroe is the fifth president of the US. He was born on 28 April, 1758 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. He studied law with Thomas Jefferson. James Monroe is the last president of the “Virginia Dynasty” and the revolutionaries / Architects of the American Republic. […]

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