|K.R Gowri Amma was born on July 14, 1919. Shee is the leader of a political party Janathipathiya Samrakshana Samithy (JSS), based in Kerala, India. Before this, she was an important figure of the communist movement in Kerala. She was born at Pattanakad village of Kerala. Ms Gowri did her schooling from Thiriir and Cherthala, graduated from Maharaja College and law from Emakulam Law College. She was really influenced by her elder brother and trade union leader Sukumaran and thus entered the world of politics. She made her debut at a time, when politics was considered a taboo for women. She began with trade union and peasant movements and later on was elected to the Travancore Council of Legislative Assembly with majority. It was just a beginning and she explored very many achievements in her bright career.