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KULAPATI K. M. MUNSHI: Dates & Events of Munshi's Life

1936 Started the Hans Ltd., which took over the Hindi magazine Hans; and became its Joint Editor with Hindi writer Premchand.
1937 Elected to the Bombay Legislative Assembly.
Appointed Home Minister in the First Congress Government in Bombay.
Elected President of Gujarati Sahitya Parishad ( Gujarati Literary Conference).
1938 Appointed Vice-President of Children's Aid Society.
Appointed Trustee of M. Goenka Trust.
Elected President of the Society for the Protection of Children in Western India.
Started (with Sardar Patel) Institute of Agriculture in Anand, Gujarat State, and was elected its Vice-Chairman.
Established Girls' Hostel in Bombay for college students.
Delivered the Thakkar Vassonji Madhavji Research Lectures in Bombay University on the "Early Aryans of Gujarat."
Founded the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, and was elected its President.
1939 Established Children's Home in a Bombay suburb.
Started Hansraj Morarji Public School in a Bombay suburb.
Resigned as Home Minister.
1940 Started Social Welfare, an English Weekly, and became its Editor.
Elected President of the First All India Penal Reform Convention.
Established Home for the Mentally Retarded Children.
Arrested for individual Satyagraha.
1941 Released from detention because of severe illness.
Resigned from the Indian National Congress.
Conducted Akhand Hindustan (Undivided India) campaign.
1943 Organized Leaders' Conference in Delhi for negotiating Gandhi's release.
1944 Founded Bharatiya ltihas Samiti (Indian History Society) and was elected its Chairman.
Appointed Chairman of Baroda University Commission.
Appointed Chairman of the Commission to Report on the University of Gujarat in Ahmedabad, by the Bombay Government.
Appointed Trustee of the Krishnarpana Trust.
Appointed Trustee of All India Arya-Dharma Seva Sangh Trust.
Appointed Trustee of Singhania Trust.
1945 Inaugurated the All India Sanskrit Conference.
Delivered lectures on "Bhagavad Gita and Modern Life."
Elected Vice-President of Gujarati Sahitya Parishad (Gujarati Literary Conference).

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