Mahatma Gandhi

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Early Life

Gandhi was born on October 2,1869,in Pordandar,India.In his youth he learned the religions of Hinduism.In 1882 he got married.In 1888 Gandhi moved to England to study law.In 1893 he took a law job in South Africa.

Reasons for Being an Activist

In 1893,Gandhi went to South Africa,and there he experienced racial predigest. Gandhi believed that India should have independence. He got into politics to fight for Indian rights.

Important Events

In 1930 Gandhi led a protest against British tax on salt. He refused to follow British laws.


He tried to start a law career,but he was unsuccessful. People were hating on him. In 1948 Gandhi was shot and killed.


In 1947 Gandhi won India its freedom.