Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj

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Kolhapur - History - Modern History
... Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj was not among the male ancestor of this dynasty as he was born as the eldest son of Appasahed Ghatge (Chief of Kagal-Senior)on 26 June 1874 and was named as Yashwatrao Ghatge ... Rani Shrimant Anandibai Raje Saheb decided to adopt him and made him Chhatrapati of the princely state of Kolhapur ... Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj ascended the throne of Kolhapur in 1894, bringing an end to the 50 year old regency administration ...