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Mangal Pandey Mutiny Indigo Doab Famine
Vivekanand Datta Shergotty meteorite//
Telegraph USI Aurobino Prince of Wales
Sharat Chandra Chatterji Bombay Dyeing//

Mohommad Ali Jinnah Munshi Premchand
Bharatendu Harishchandra BNHS Congress//
W.C .Banerjee Randolph Churchill Raman Pillai
Ramanujan Queen Victoria Empress//

We didn’t start the fire
The secretariat just got too full of shit
We didn’t start the fire
And the shit gave off some foul gas that lit
And the papers have burnt
But the lesson isn’t learnt

Edward VII Census Lal Bahadur Shastri
Bengal partition Kangra Dhyan Chand//
IST Satyagrah Muslim League Bhagat Singh
Congress Surat Split Mulk Raj Anand//

Nathuram Godse Edwin Lutyens
Balkan War George V Gandhi Is arrested//
Tagore gets a Nobel Prize Jyoti Basu Amte
Jallianwala Bagh And the first silent film is made//

We didn’t start the fire
The secretariat just got too full of shit
We didn’t start the fire
And the shit gave off some foul gas that lit
And the papers have burnt
But the lesson isn’t learnt

Gandhiji’s hunger strike Alam Ara Forward Bloc
Madhubala Ratan Tata Opereation C offense//
Quit India Movement Bose starts a government
Communal Violence and Our Independence

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