Gopal Krishna Gokhale Punyatithi – Death Anniversary of Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Gopal Krishna Gokhale (9 May 1866 – 19 February 1915) worked tirelessly for the freedom of India from the British Empire. He also worked for social and institutional reform. The punyatithi of the death anniversary of Gopal Krishna Gokhale is observed on February 19. In 2017, it is the 102nd death anniversary.

He was a moderate and led the nationalists in the early years of the Indian independence movement.

He was in support of constitutional methods of agitation and gradual reform.

He formed the Servants of India Society in 1905 to help the underprivileged and the poor.