• Born date: 1917-11-19
  • Born in: India
  • Death date: 1984-10-31
  • Death in: India
Indira Gandhi

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi (Hindustani: [ˈɪnːdɪrə ˈɡaːnd̪ʱi] ; née Nehru; 19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984) was the third Prime Minister of India and a central figure of the Indian National Congress party. Gandhi, who served from 1966 to 1977 and then again from 1980 until her assassination in 1984, is the second-longest-serving Prime Minister of India and the only woman to hold the office.Indira Gandhi was the only child of Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.