Author:Manmatha Nath Ray Chowdhury

Manmatha Nath Ray Chowdhury
Bengali aristocrat (last Maharaja of Santosh), writer, politician and football administrator1, co-founder of East Bengal Football Club (1920)23 and All India Football Federation (1937); became president of Indian Football Association in 1930, was minister in government of Bengal (1921-27)4 and president of Legislative Council of Bengal (1927-36)5. The national football championship of Indian states, Santosh Trophy, was started in his memory in 1941.
Manmatha Nath Ray Chowdhury


  • A humble appeal of a humble heart (1900): National Library Kolkata ID 685235
  • Essays & Speeches by Manmathanath Roy Chowdhury, 1900-1904 (compiled by Jogindra Nath Sircar), 1906: Google Books
  • Chandra Shekhar (translation, 1904)
  • The Royal Visit to Calcutta (1909): OCLC: 557057181


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1939, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.