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History is almost always written by the victors and conquerors and gives their view. Or, at any rate, the victors' version is given prominence and holds the field.  - Jawaharlal Nehru
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As quoted in: John Kenneth Galbraith, A Life in Our Times (1981)
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Glorious thoughts of Nehru: being a treasury of over twelve thousand invaluable and inspiring thoughts, views and observations of Jawaharlal Nehru, collected from his writings and speeches and classified under four hundred subjects (1968 edition)

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Born: November 14, 1889

Died: May 27, 1964 (aged 74)

Nationality: Indian

Occupation: Leader

Bio: Jawaharlal Nehru, often referred to as Panditji, was an Indian politician and statesman, a leader in the Indian independence movement, and the first independent Prime Minister of India. Nehru was elected by the Indian National Congress to assume office as India's first independent Prime Minister in 1947, and re-elected when the Congress party won India's first general election in 1951.

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