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  1. Rani Lakshmi Bai was the queen of Jhansi and one of the heroes of the 1857 revolution. 
  2. She was born in Varanasi
  3. She was born as Manikarnika Tambe aka Manu
  4. Tatia tope and Nana Saheb were her childhood friends
  5. She was educated at home and knew horse riding, sword fighting etc.
  6. She was married to King  Gangadhar Rao Newalkar of Jhansi 
  7. British annexed her state after the death of the king under the Doctrine of Lapse policy. 
  8. She refused to give her state and decide to fight with the British. 
  9. In March of 1958 British attacked the fort of Jhansi under the command of Huge Ross.
  10. She died on 18 June 1958 and was buried in Gwalior city.

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