Mahatma Gandhi
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Born: October 2, 1869

Died: January 30, 1948 (aged 78)

Nationality: Indian

Occupation: Leader

Bio: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi, was the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing non-violent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for non-violence, civil rights and freedom across the world.

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