Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.  He is unofficially called the Father of the Nation, but he didn't like it. 

Parents:     Karamchand Gandhi (father)
                    Putlibai Gandhi (mother)          
Born:          October 2, 1869, Porbandar, India
Full name:  Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Spouse:      Kasturba Gandhi (1883–1944)

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