Gandhi, Indira Nehru 1917-1984. Indian governmental frontrunner who served as prime minister (1966-1977 and 1980-1984). She had been assassinated by Sikh extremists.
Gandhi, Mohandas Karamchand Known as "Mahatma.” 1869-1948. Indian nationalist and religious leader just who developed the practice of nonviolent disobedience that pushed Great Britain to grant liberty to India (1947). He was assassinated by a Hindu fanatic.