The woman Jinnah loved
The personal life of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876-1948) arouses great compassion simply because he was an astutely rational man. He was married off in 1892 when he was 16 and still in school ... sister and his wife were living in Khoja Muhalla ...
Gandhi Blood Sample Up For Auction In London
He was thought to have ... Demand for Gandhi memorabilia has been steadily growing since Mullock's sold soil samples and blades of bloody grass purportedly from the spot where Gandhi was assassinated in 1948, for 10,000 pounds ($15,200) last year.
Men of steel
“Superman’s Song” was written tongue-in-cheek but still had a message ... It was after he had fasted almost to the point of death that, in 1948, he was assassinated. Again, like Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi is seen as a world icon for peace ...
Martin Luther King Jr. Biography
“There comes a time when the cup of endurance runs over and men are no longer willing to be plunged into ... In the fall of his senior year, he told his father of his decision. In 1948, Martin Luther King Jr. earned a sociology degree from Morehouse ...
Gandhi's Forgotten Manliness
On the other hand, there was Gandhi. He had spoken of peace, nonviolence, and was sympathetic toward Muslims—a sin for which he was assassinated by a Hindu fundamentalist in 1948. Yet he was tough. No one could ... by the British again and again: but ...