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Biography

Indira Gandhi
3rd Prime Minister of India


In office:
14 January 1980 – 31 October 1984


President           

Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
Zail Singh


Preceded by     

Charan Singh


Succeeded by   

Rajiv Gandhi


In office:
24 January 1966 – 24 March 1977


President           

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Zakir Hussain
Varahagiri Venkata Giri (Acting)
Mohammad Hidayatullah (Acting)
Varahagiri Venkata Giri
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Basappa Danappa Jatti (Acting)
Deputy  Morarji Desai


Preceded by     

Gulzarilal Nanda (Acting)


Succeeded by   

Morarji Desai


Personal details:
Born

                    

Indira Priyadarshini Nehru
19 November 1917
Allahabad, United Provinces, British India


Died                      

31 October 1984 (aged 66)
New Delhi, India


Political party    

Indian National Congress


Spouse(s)           

Feroze Gandhi


Children              

Rajiv
Sanjay


Alma mater       

Somerville College, Oxford

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