Profile of the Day: Mahatma Gandhi

Posted August 15, 2011 by Amanda | 2 Comments

Mahatma Gandhi

Today, India celebrates its Independence Day. On August 15, 1947, India officially elected Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru as its first Prime Minister. During the Indian independence movement, Mahatma Gandhi lead the campaign for independence through non-violent protest. His leadership has inspired civil rights movements throughout the world. Check out his profile on Geni!

View Mahatma Gandhi’s Geni Profile

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  • Hunsur1935

    Independence day, wah wah ! MK Gandhi was the creator Pakistan not Jinnha : He lived for Pakistan & died for its survival : If only Britain had granted Dominion Status only,instead of independence, Few million lives could have been saved & there would be peace in the South Asia,to day : Gandhi was called Mahatma by Subhas Chandra Bose & it stuck to him : It is a sad day for India,that Nehru became the PM instead of Patel : Nehru was an utopian, he led the country to bankruptsy with a begging bowl for VETO from USSR(For Kashmir) & Food Aid from USA under PL-480to feed the hungry millions(Non-Alignment)

  • Hunsur1935

    Independence day, wah wah ! MK Gandhi was the creator Pakistan not Jinnha : He lived for Pakistan & died for its survival : If only Britain had granted Dominion Status only,instead of independence, Few million lives could have been saved & there would be peace in the South Asia,to day : Gandhi was called Mahatma by Subhas Chandra Bose & it stuck to him : It is a sad day for India,that Nehru became the PM instead of Patel : Nehru was an utopian, he led the country to bankruptsy with a begging bowl for VETO from USSR(For Kashmir) & Food Aid from USA under PL-480to feed the hungry millions(Non-Alignment)