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Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma GandhiAKA Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Born: 2-Oct-1869
Birthplace: Porbandar, India
Died: 30-Jan-1948
Location of death: Delhi, India
Cause of death: Assassination
Remains: Cremated (ashes scattered)

Gender: Male
Religion: Hindu
Race or Ethnicity: Asian/Indian
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: India
Executive summary: Proselytizer of nonviolence

Father: Karamchand Gandhi
Mother: Putalibai
Brother: Laxmidas
Brother: Karsandas
Sister: Raliatbehn
Wife: Kasturba Gandhi (m. 1882, d. 22-Feb-1944, four sons)
Son: Harilal (b. 1888)
Son: Manilal (b. 1892)
Son: Ramdas (b. 1897)
Son: Devdas (b. 1900)

    University: University College London

    Time Person of the Year 1930
    Birthday Is Holiday 2-Oct Gandhi Jayanti (India)
    Sedition 10-Mar-1922
    Sedition Mumbai, India 9-Aug-1942
    Represented Self in Court
    Appendectomy 1924
    Hunger Strike
    Shot Delhi, India (30-Jan-1948)
    Assassination Attempt Panchgani, Maharashtra, India (May-1944)
    Assassination Attempt Pune, Maharashtra, India (25-Jun-1934)
    Proxy Baptism: Mormon Salt Lake City, UT (27-Mar-1996)
    Indian Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Vegetarian, Malaria, Appendicitis, Yoga

Appears on the cover of:
Time, 5-Jan-1931, DETAILS: Man of the Year

Author of books:
An Autobiography or the Story of My Experiments with Truth (1927, memoir)

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