Gandhi Jayanti is observed every year across the country to mark the birth annivarsary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi bagged the Time Magazine Man of the Year title in 1930. He is the first and the only Indian to have been honored with the title
Mahatma Gandhi spoke English with an Irish tone since one of his first teachers was an Irishman.
Mahatma Gandhi was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize five times but he never won the prize.
The title 'Mahatma' was given to Gandhi by the great Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore.
Mahatma Gandhi shares his birthday with Lal Bahadur Shastri who was born in 1904.