Important Indian National Congress Sessions

Given below is the list of Indian National Congress Sessions in chronological order . Apart from the location of various sessions, make sure you also. note important facts pertaining to them.

YearLocationImportant Facts
1885Bombay1st session of INC president-W.C. Banerjee lord Dufferin was the Viceroy of British India
1886CalcuttaPresident- Dadabhai Naoroji
1887MadrasPresident-Badruddin Tyabji(1st Muslim president of INC)
1888AllahabadPresident-George Yule(1st English president of INC)
1889BombayPresident-Sir William Wedderburn
1890CalcuttaPresident- Pherozeshah Mehta
1891NagpurPresident-P. Ananda Charlu
1892AllahabadPresident- Womesh Chandra Bannerjee
1893LahorePresident- Dadabhia Naoroji
1894MadrasPresident- Alfred Webb
1895PoonaPresident- Surendranath Banerjee
1896CalcuttaPresident -Rahimtullah M. Sayani
1897AmraotiPresident- Sankaran Nair
1898MadrasPresident-Ananda Mohan Bose
1899LucknowPresident-Romesh Chunder Dutt
1900LahorePresident- N.G.Chandavarkar
1991CalcuttaPresident-Dinshaw Eduljee Wacha
1992 AhmedabadPresident- Surendranath Banerjee
1903MadrasPresident-Lal Mohan Ghosh
1904BombayPresident- Sir Henry Cotton
1905BenaresPresident-Gopal Krishna Gokhale
1906CalcuttaPresident- Dadabhai Naoroji
1907SuratCongress splits into extremists and moderates Rash Behari Ghosh was the President
1908Madras23rd Session continued Rash Behari Ghosh was the President
1909LahorePresident- Madan Mohan Malaviya
1910AllahabadPresident- Sir William Wedderburn
1911Kolkatajana Gana mana was sung for the first time Bishan Narayan Dar was the President
1916Lucknowjoint session with Muslim League-Lucknow Pact President-Ambica Charan Mazumdra
1917CalcuttaPresident-Annie Besant(1st Women president of INC)
1918Bombay and DelhiTow sessions 1st President-Syed Hasan Imam , 2st President-Madan Mohan Malaviya
1919AmritsarPresident-Motilal Nehru
1920NagpurPresident-C.Vijayaraghayachariar
1921AhmedabadHakim Ajmal Khan (Acting President for C.R. Das)
1922GayaPresident-C.R. Das
1924BelgaumMahatma Gandhi was the President of INC
1925Kanpur1st Indian woman President of INC-Sarojini Naidu
1926GauhatiPresident-S.Srinivasa Iyengar
1927 MadrasPresident-M.A. Ansari
1928CalcuttaPresident- Motilal Nehru
1929LahoreResolution for Poorna Swaraj or complete independence president-Jawaharlal Nehru
1931KarachiPresident- Vallabbhai J. Patel
1932DelhiPresident- Ranchod Lal Amrit Lal
1933Calcutta President- Nellie Sen Gupta
1934BombayPresident-Rajendra Prasad
1936LucknowPresident-Jawaharlal Nehru
1937FaizpurPresident-Jawaharlal Nehru
1938HaripuraPresident-Subhash Chandra Bose
1939TripuriPresident-Subhash Chandra Bose
1940RamgarhPresident-Abul Kalam Azad
1946MeerutLast session before the Independence of India President-Acharya J B Kripalini
1948Jaipur1st session after the Independence of India President was Dr. Pattabhi Sitaramayya

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