Khudiram Bose was a Bengali revolutionary and one of the youngest leaders of the Indian Independence Movement. He was born in 1889 in Midnapore district of West Bengal. He joined the Anushilan Samiti at the age of 15. He is known for his attempt, along with Prafulla Chaki, to assassinate Magistrate Douglas Kingsford, a British Judge, noted for his repression of revolutionaries. For this, he was sentenced to death at the age of 18.