He was affectionately addressed as Chacha Nehru by children.
Earlier, Children's Day was celebrated along with the world on November 20 but after Nehru's death in 1964, India started celebrating his birthday as Children's day or Bal Divas.
Rich tributes were paid to India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru by a host of leaders on his 128th birth anniversary today. Children's Day gives Karan Johar to celebrate the joy his twins Yash and Roohi have added in his life, while Ajay Devgn salutes the little ones who train adults so well. Indian Children day has its roots back to 1959. Nehru was a passionate advocate of education for India's children and youth, believing it that they are the future of the nation.
So this Children's Day, let us vow to nurture the child within us. Children's are the future of the nation and citizens of tomorrow's India. They are staying with the positive innocent truth and growing with moral values. To mark this occasion, goodies are distributed among children, while schools organize different events. Worldwide children's day is celebrated on 1st of June and 20th of November is celebrated as universal children's day. Today is the birth anniversary of India's first Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru. Jawaharlal Nehru left his career and joined Mahatma Gandhi's group to fight against British empire for freedom of India. May you always find something to laugh about. Here we have Happy Children's Day 2017 Quotes, WhatsApp Status, Facebook Messages, Wishes, SMS which you can send it to your friends tell them thank you for making your childhood more awesome. "So give them something great to imitate".