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May 13, 2014

Who is the most famous Personality in the history of Indian Politics?

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    May 13, 2014

    "Mahatma Gandhi" is the most famous personality in the Indian history. He was born on 2 October 1869 in Porbandar. He was the leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India, and was a great freedom fighter too. With his many movements he led India to independence. His real name was Mohan Das Karam chand Gandhi. People used to call him Bapu. He gets his name Mahatma in South Africa in 1914. He became the leader of Indian National Congress in 1921. His belief was in non-violence. He runned Quit India movement in 1942, which finally led to Independence of India in 1947. He was killed by Nathuram Godse on 30 January 1948. A national holiday is declared on his birthday on 2 October, which is famous in the world as International Day of Nonviolence.

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