Indira Gandhi (India), hija de Mahatma Gandhi que, continuando el legado de su padre, se convirtió en la primera mujer primera ministra de la India. Desde su puesto, trabajó incansablemente para llevar la democracia a su país hasta su asesinato en 1984.
Indira Gandhi (1917-1984) Source: iloveindia.com She continues to be named as one of the most powerful women of her times. Indira was born into a illustrious family. Her father Sri Jawahar Lal Nehru became the first Prime Minister of India. Her family had the blessings of Mahatma Gandhi. 1966 when she ascended to power, India was in shambles. The war with China had drained the country. Social problem plagued the scenario. She ruled India for the next 2 decades. She was assasinated in 1984.