Mahatma Gandhi

Politician

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Activist

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Public speaker

Speeches or presentations
Quit India Movement (Quit India speech, 1942-08-08)
 

Murdered Person

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Date Murdered
1948-01-30
Place Murdered
 

Ranked item

Appears in ranked lists
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes and Villains (21, 2003, Hero in Gandhi)
 

Prisoner

Imprisoned
1924 (1922)
1931 (1930)
1944 (1942)
 

KWTopic

Connections from
mohandas karamchand gandhi a fan of benito amilcare andrea mussolini (Benito Mussolini)
mohandas karamchand gandhi met george bernard shaw (George Bernard Shaw)
mohandas karamchand gandhi attended funeral of charles bradlaugh (Charles Bradlaugh)
mohandas karamchand gandhi opposed by jan christiaan smuts (Jan Smuts)
Connections to
george bernard shaw a fan of mohandas karamchand gandhi (George Bernard Shaw)
peter alexeyevich kropotkin influenced mohandas karamchand gandhi (Peter Kropotkin, influenced)
charles bradlaugh his funeral attended by mohandas karamchand gandhi (Charles Bradlaugh)
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Person
Assessment
Gandhi succeeded in uniting India against British rule. He is emembered today for his policy of non-violent civil disobedience, which has become a new political and moral tool in the twentieth century.
Category
politics and government
Disciplines
indian nationalist
Has sentences
Ghandi attended Bombay University and later studied law in England. (Details)
In London, he found himself socially ill at ease but, upon discovering a vegetarian restaurant, he became aware of many free thinkers and idealists such as the writer Shaw and the theosophist, Besant. (Details)
After three years, Gandhi was called to the bar at the Inner Temple and returned to India in 1891. (Details)
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Context name

Official name
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
 

Person Or Being In Fiction

Representations In Fiction
Mahatma Gandhi
 

Freedom Fighter

Country Served
Prominent Figure of
Notable Ideas
Ahimsa
Satyagraha
Resistance Movement
Term Served
1915 × 1947
Celebration Date
Memorial
 

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Deceased Person

Place of burial
Date of death
1948-01-30
Place of death
Birla House
Cause of death
 

Person

Profession
Quotations
"I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers."
A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
Spouse (or domestic partner)
Kasturba Gandhi (1944-02-22, 1883, Marriage)
Parents
Places lived
India (1914)
South Africa (1914)
Children
Date of birth
1869-10-02
Place of birth
Height
1.6 m (1.75 yd)
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