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Google Honours Cornelia Sorabji, India's first Woman Advocate with Doodle

Today on November 15,  Google is paying tribute to Cornelia Sorabji on her 151st birthday with a doodle.


  • Cornelia Sorabji  was an Indian woman who achieved several notable firsts
  • She was the first woman to graduate in law from India as early as 1892.
  • She was the first female graduate of Bombay University, the first woman to study law at Oxford University and she the first woman to practise law in India and Britain.
  • She was associated with the Bengal branch of the National Council for Women in India, the Federation of University Women, and the Bengal League of Social Service for Women. 
  • She was honoured with Kaisar-i-Hind Gold Medal in 1909 for her services to the Indian nation
Google Honours Cornelia Sorabji, India's first Woman Advocate with Doodle Google Honours Cornelia Sorabji, India's first Woman Advocate with Doodle Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 15, 2017 Rating: 5

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