Which was the first victory of India?

The Governor-General was given the title of Viceroy or Crown’s personal representative. Lord Canning became the first Viceroy.

Who was the first British victory of India?

Governor-General of India

Viceroy and Governor-General of India
Formation 20 October 1773
First holder Warren Hastings
Final holder Lord Mountbatten (February 1947 – August 1947 as Viceroy of India) Chakravarthi Rajagopalachari (1948–1950 as Governor-general of Dominion of India)
Abolished 26 January 1950

Who was victory of India when?

Viceroys in India from 1858 to 1947

Viceroy Tenure Achievement
Lord Linlithgow 1936 – 1944 Cripps Mission Quit India movement
Lord Wavell 1944 – 1947 CR Formula 1944 Launch of Direct Action day Wavell Plan & Shimla conference
Lord Mountbatten 1947-48 June 3rd Plan Last Viceroy and First Governor-General of free India

Who was the best Viceroy of India?

Top 15 British Viceroys of India

  • Viceroy # 1. Lord Canning as First Viceroy, (1858-62):
  • Viceroy # 2. Lord Elgin (1862-63):
  • Viceroy # 3. Sir John Lawrence, (1864-69):
  • Viceroy # 4. Lord Mayo, (1869-72):
  • Viceroy # 5. Lord Northbrook, (1872-76):
  • Viceroy # 6. Lord Lytton, (1876-80):
  • Viceroy # 7. …
  • Viceroy # 8.

Which Viceroy has longest tenure in India?

Notes: Lord Linlithgow served as the viceroy of India from 1936 to 1943. His seven years tenure made him the longest-serving Viceroy of India.

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Which state became a part of India in 1975?

On April 9, 1975, the Sikkim Parliament announced the king was deposed and declared Sikkim had become part of India through a referendum. On May 16, the Indian parliament announced that Sikkim officially became a state of India.

Who is Almeida King?

1450, Lisbon, Portugal—died March 1, 1510, Table Bay [modern Cape Town, South Africa]), soldier, explorer, and the first viceroy of Portuguese India. After Almeida had achieved fame in the wars against the Moors, the Portuguese king Manuel I made him viceroy of the newly conquered territories of India in March 1505.

Who is the first and last Governor-General of India?

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma became governor-general and oversaw the transition of British India to independence. Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (1878-1972) became the only Indian and last governor-general after independence.

Chants of India