Chilukuri Veerabhadrarao

Chilukulri Veerabhadra Rao was an Indian historian.

Chilukuri Veerabhadrao
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Born17 October 1872

Rao was born in Relangi village of West Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh in 1872. He worked for several journals, including Desopakari, Andhra Desaabhimani, Vibhudaranjani, Aandhra kesar and Satyavaadi. During 1909–1912, Rao lived in Chennai and wrote a five-volume History of Andhras, which is a first. Andhra Mahasabha recognised his contribution with a title called "Chaturanana" (meaning creator of History).

Rao died in 1939. [1]


Further readingEdit

  • Keiko, Yamada (2008), "Politics and representation of caste identity in regional historiography: A case study of Kammas in Andhra", The Indian Economic and Social History Review, 45 (3): 353–380, doi:10.1177/001946460804500302, S2CID 145663799

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