Indian History Timeline Sepoy Mutiny till Independence

YearEvents
1857The sepoy Mutiny or First War of Independence (Indian Mutiny Rebellion of 1857(10th May))
1857Establishment of University of Mumbai, University of Madras and University of Calcutta in India
1858The British government ruled India, Lord Dalhousie becomes the Governor-General of India
1858British Raj (to 1947)
1858Bipin Chandra Pal is born (to 1932)
1859Death of Tatya Tope
1861Birth of Rabindranath Tagore
1862Death of Bahadur Shah Zafar
1863Swami Vivekanand is born (to 1902)
1865Lala Lajpat Rai is born (to 1928)
1867"Prarthana Samaj" Established Earlier known as "Atmiya Sabha"
1869Birth of Mahatma Gandhi
1869Thakkar Bapa is Born (to 1951)
1875"Arya Samaj" Established
1875Aligarh Muslim University
1875Deccan Riots
1876Queen Victoria was given the title Empress of India by the British Parliament
1877Delhi Durbar First time
1885Foundation of Indian National Congress
1885Burma became an Indian province
1885The Indian National Congress was formed (28th December)
1885Indian National Congress Eshtablished
1889Birth of Jawaharlal Nehru
1889Khudiram Bose is born (to 1908)
1891B. R. Ambedkar is born (to 1956)
1897Birth of Subhash Chandra Bose
1897Subhas Chandra Bose is born (to 1945)
1902Anushilan Samiti, organized revolutionary association formed.
1903British Expedition to Tibet
1903Delhi Durbar Second Time.
1904Tibet Expedition
1905First partition of Bengal under Lord Curzon
1905The British government divided Bengal into separate Hindu and Muslim sections
1905Partition of Bengal
1906Foundation of Muslim League
1906Jugantar formed.
1906Muslim League formed in Dacca.
1909Morley-Minto Reforms
1911Delhi Darbar; King and Queen visit India; Delhi becomes the capital of India
1911Cancelation of Partition of Bengal
1911Delhi Durbar Third Time
1912Delhi conspiracy case
1913Gadar Party formed.
1914World War 1
1914Hindu-German Conspiracy
1915Mahatma Gandhi returns back to India
1915Ghadar conspiracy
1915Provisional Government of India formed in Kabul.
1915Mahatma Gandhi returned to India.
1916World War 1 begins
1916Lucknow Pact signed by Muslim League and Congress
1917Champaran and Kheda Satyagraha
1918World War 1 ends
1919Montague-Chelmsfor Reforms introduced,Jallianwala Bagh massacreat Amritsar
1919Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (13th April)
1919Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms
1919Rowlatt Act
1920Khilafar Movement launched
1920Mahatma Gandhi became president of Indian National Congress, Non-cooperation movement Khilafat Movement
1924Hindustan Socialist Republican Association formed.
1925Kakori conspiracy
1927Boycott of Simon Commission; broadcasting started in India
1927Simon Commission
1928Death of lal Lajpat Rai ( Sher-e-Punjab)
1928Bardoli Satyagraha
1929Lord Orwaom-s Pact, resolution of complete independence passed at Lahore Congress
1929Central Assembly Bombed by Bhagat Singh and Batukeshwar Dutt.
1929Purna Swaraj resolution.
1930Civil Disobedience Movement launched;Dandi March by Mahatma Gandhi(April 6, 1970 )
1930Purna Swaraj resolution in Lahore, Salt Satyagraha started
1930Round Table Conferences (India) First
1930civil disobedience movement
1931Gandhi-Irwin Pact
1931Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev Martyred (23rd March)
1931Round Table Conferences (India) Second
1932Poona Pact
1932Communal Award
1932Round Table Conferences (India) Third
1935Government of India Act enacted
1935Government of India Act 1935
1937Provincial Autonomy,Congress forms ministers
1939World War II begins (September)
1939All India Forward Bloc Established by Subhas Chandra Bose
1940Muhammad Ali Jinnah demanded that a new country be formed from India for the Muslims, which would be called Pakistan
1940Lahore Resolution
1940August offer 1940
1941Death of Rabindranath Tagore, escape of Subhash Chandra Bose from India
1942Arrival of Cripps Mission in India, -Quit India- movement launched (Aug.
1942Indian National Army Established by Subhas Chandra Bose
1942Quit India Movement
1942Indian National Army Established by Subhas Chandra Bose
1943Arzi Hukumat-e-Azad Hind, the Provisional Government of Free India formed by Netaji.
1944Subhas Chandra Bose calls Mahatma Gandhi as the Father of the Nation.
1945Trial of Indian National Army at Red Fort
1945World War II ended when United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki (August)
1946British Cabinet Mission visits India; Interim Government formed at the Centre,
1946Royal Indian Navy Mutiny
1946The British government agreed to grant India independence
1946Royal Indian Navy Mutiny
1946Cabinet Mission
1946Direct Action Day/Great Calcutta Killings
1947Division of India; India and Pakistan form separate independent dominions
1947British and Indian leaders agreed to divide the country into India and Pakistan
1947India became independent (15th August)
1947Pakistan becomes an independent state on 14 August 1947.
1947Hundreds of thousands die in widespread communal bloodshed after partition. (to 1948)