Kasturba Gandhi

1869 - 1944

Kasturba Gandhi

Kasturbai "Kasturba" Mohandas Gandhi (listen born Kasturbai Makhanji Kapadia on (11 April 1869 – 22 February 1944) was an Indian political activist. She married Mohandas Gandhi in 1883. Kasturba died in 1944. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kasturba Gandhi has received more than 1,721,403 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 83rd most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Kasturba Gandhi ranks 82 out of 426Before her are Zhang Jue, René Cassin, Mustafa Barzani, Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Emilia Plater, and Alexander Parvus. After her are Augusto César Sandino, Sojourner Truth, Amílcar Cabral, Dragutin Dimitrijević, Bugsy Siegel, and Jenny von Westphalen.

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Among people born in 1869, Kasturba Gandhi ranks 18Before her are Emma Goldman, Hans Spemann, Gustav Vigeland, Calouste Gulbenkian, Felix Salten, and Maud of Wales. After her are Siegfried Wagner, Frederick Trump, Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria, Komitas, Albert Roussel, and Prince George of Greece and Denmark. Among people deceased in 1944, Kasturba Gandhi ranks 46Before her are Erich Hoepner, Giovanni Gentile, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Antanas Smetona, Leo Baekeland, and Eduard Dietl. After her are Hilma af Klint, Frank Marshall, Carl-Heinrich von Stülpnagel, Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky, Emilio De Bono, and Hans-Valentin Hube.

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In India

Among people born in India, Kasturba Gandhi ranks 81 out of 848Before her are Rajendra Prasad (1884), Tukaram (1608), Vātsyāyana (300), Bahadur Shah Zafar (1775), Pervez Musharraf (1943), and Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486). After her are Maudgalyayana (-568), Satyendra Nath Bose (1894), Nathuram Godse (1910), Shah Rukh Khan (1965), Ahmed Deedat (1918), and Sarojini Naidu (1879).


Among social activists born in India, Kasturba Gandhi ranks 3Before her are Mahatma Gandhi (1869) and Bal Gangadhar Tilak (1856). After her are Syed Ahmad Khan (1817), Lal Bahadur Shastri (1904), Mangal Pandey (1827), Vinoba Bhave (1895), Gerald Durrell (1925), Gopal Krishna Gokhale (1866), Kittur Chennamma (1778), Kailash Satyarthi (1954), and Anna Hazare (1937).

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