Mahatma Gandhi's Life

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Wanneer is Mahatma Gandhi geboren?

2 oktober 1869

Welke organisatie leidde Mahatma Gandhi in 1921?

De Indiaanse Nationale Congres

Wat deed Mahatma Gandhi in 1948?

De Indiaase regering onder druk zetten

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  • Mahatma Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 in Gujarat, India.
  • He trained as a lawyer and began practicing in India in 1891 but was unsuccessful.
  • In 1915, he returned to India and began leading protests against discrimination and poverty.
  • Gandhi became leader of the Indian National Congress in 1921 and led nationwide campaigns for Indian independence.
  • In 1947, India became independent and the British Indian Empire was partitioned into two dominions.
  • Gandhi visited the newly independent areas and attempted to stop religious violence.
  • In 1948, he began a hunger strike to pressure the Indian government to pay Pakistan. After completing the strike, he died on January 30, 1948.

Test your knowledge about the life and achievements of Mahatma Gandhi, the leader of the Indian independence movement. Learn more about his early life, struggles, and his significant role in India's independence.

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