Mohandas Gandhi

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Facts About Mohandas Gandhi

He was born on October 2, 1869 in Porbandar, Kathiawar, India. He died on January 30, 1948 in New Delhi, India.

What did he do?

Ghandi studied at Samaldas College at Bhavnagar Gujarat University College in London. He studied law and supported the rights of Indians both in India and South America. He organized different boycotts against British institutions.

What is he known for?

He was one of the primary leaders for India's independence movement. He was also had a major role in the civil rights movements.