Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary ( National Women’s day)

13 February 2021 –

“Don’t let anyone tell you you’re weak because you’re a woman” -Mary Kom

India celebrates Sarojini Naidu’s birthday as National Women’s Day of India every year on February 13. Sarojini Naidu was a poet, politician and India’s first women governor and also famous as ‘Bharat Kokila’. Sarojini Naidu was born on February 13, 1879. She actively participated in the Indian National Movement for the independence of the country. She was famous for her nickname ‘Nightingale of India’ because of her poems. She was one of the forefront leaders who led the Civil Disobedience Movement and the Quit India Movement.