– MAHATMA GANDHI –
-> Mahatma Gandhi was born in India in 1869. He became one of his country’s leaders. Life was difficult when he was young. He got married at the age of thirteen; a common custom in India at that time. He studied law at the university.
He went to London and became a lawyer. Then he returned to his country. A few years later, he went to work in South Africa. He organised demonstrations* and they sent him to prison several times. Twenty years later, he returned to India. There, he worked hard to help the poor. He played a very important role in the independence* of India. A fanatic killed him in 1948.