Amongst the patriots who sacrificed their lives for the freedom of mother India, the name of Ramprasad Bismil is reckoned with great honour. He was born in 1897 in Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh). His father?s name was Sri Murlidhar. He was not much educated. His forefathers were associated with the Tomarghar region of contemporary Gwalior Kingdom. He was employed in Shahjahanpur municipality.