Sophia Duleep Singh: The Indian princess and ‘rockstar’ suffragette forgotten by history

Sophia Duleep Singh was given many labels throughout her life. The Indian princess was a nineteenth century ‘It girl’, a treasured god-daughter to Queen Victoria, a radical royal, a militant suffragette and a pivotal figure in the suffrage movement.

Yet her fascinating life remained largely untold until BBC broadcaster Anita Anand spotted her…

via Sophia Duleep Singh: The Indian princess and ‘rock star’ suffragette forgotten by history – The i newspaper online iNews

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