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Sanjay Gandhi

  • Birth 14 Dec 1946 New Delhi, Delhi Capital Territory, India
  • Death 23 Jun 1980 New Delhi, Delhi Capital Territory, India
  • Burial Cremated
  • Memorial ID 7147539

Son of India Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. He was very active in mother's cabinet during her reign as Prime Minister. He was considered to be one of her outspoken and main voices and was thought to have been behind her national state of emergency from 1975 to 1977. It was thought that he would take over the family dynasty. In 1980 he died in a plane crash at 34. He was cremated in an undisclosed location in India.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 4 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7147539
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sanjay Gandhi (14 Dec 1946–23 Jun 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7147539, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated.