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INDIA - JANUARY 01: Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian Independence Movement. Photography. Around 1910. (Photo by Imagno/Getty Images) [Mahatma Gandhi. Fuehrer der ind. Unabhaengigkeitsbewegung. Photographie. Um 1910.]

INDIA - JANUARY 01:  Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian Independence Movement. Photography. Around 1910.  (Photo by Imagno/Getty Images) [Mahatma Gandhi. Fuehrer der ind. Unabhaengigkeitsbewegung. Photographie. Um 1910.]

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January 1922: Indian nationalist leader and organizer of the Indian National Congress's campaign of passive non-cooperation, Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1869 - 1948) with his wife, shortly before his arrest for conspiracy. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

January 1922:  Indian nationalist leader and organizer of the Indian National Congress's campaign of passive non-cooperation, Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1869 - 1948) with his wife, shortly before his arrest for conspiracy.  (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

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Indian statesman and nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1869 - 1948) talks to women of Darwen, Lancashire during his visit to England. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Indian statesman and nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, 1869 - 1948) talks to women of Darwen, Lancashire during his visit to England.   (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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1930: Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi), and politician Mrs Sarojini Naidu, with a garland, during the Salt March protesting against the government monopoly on salt production. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

1930:  Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi), and politician Mrs Sarojini Naidu, with a garland, during the Salt March protesting against the government monopoly on salt production.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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February 1948: A Sikh priest reciting the scripts from the Gurugranth Saheb, while the body of Indian statesman and advocate of non-violence, Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi), lies in state, covered with a Khadar sheet. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

February 1948:  A Sikh priest reciting the scripts from the Gurugranth Saheb, while the body of Indian statesman and advocate of non-violence, Mahatma Gandhi (Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi), lies in state, covered with a Khadar sheet.  (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)