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Rajiv Gandhi


The sixth Primary Minister of India from 1984 to 1989 who took office following the assassination of his mother, Primary Minister Indira Gandhi. He was the youngest Indian leading and he was known for his dismantling of authorities quotas, tariffs and invite regulations on financial activity before becoming assassinated in 1991. He was a specialist pilot for Indian Airlines while his mom, Indira Gandhi, offered as Primary Minister. He became the youngest Primary Minister in the annals of India at age group 40 after acquiring power pursuing his mother’s assassination. He belongs to a substantial political family members as his grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru was the 1st primary minister of India, providing from 1947 to 1964. Rajiv was wedded to Sonia Gandhi from 1968 until 1991 plus they raised two children called Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi. He was the Indian Primary Minister like Atal Vajpayee after him.

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Full Name Rajiv Gandhi
Date Of Birth August 20, 1944
Place Of Birth Mumbai, India
Profession Politician
Education Trinity College, Cambridge, Welham Boys' School, The Doon School, University of Cambridge, Imperial College London
Nationality Indian
Spouse Sonia Gandhi
Children Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi
Parents Indira Gandhi, Feroze Gandhi
Siblings Sanjay Gandhi
Awards Bharat Ratna, Indira Gandhi Prize
Star Sign Leo

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1At 40, he was the youngest Prime Minster of India and possibly the youngest elected head of any country.
2Father of Rahul Gandhi
3Prime Minister of India 1984-1989.
4The eldest son of Indira Gandhi and the grandson of Jawaharlal Nehru.



Nasoor1985dedicatee: beloved prime minister - as Sri Rajiv Gandhi



The Life and Death of a Dynasty1991TV Movie documentaryHimself
India's Rajiv1991TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
World Safari1986TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Gandhis of India1985TV Movie documentaryHimself

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The History of Indian Politics2009Documentary shortHimself
Indira Gandhi: The Death of Mother India2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Dynasty: The Nehru-Gandhi Story1998TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Assassinations That Changed the World1996TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Memories of 1970-19911991TV Series documentaryHimself

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