Famous Leaders of India
Biography of Mohandas Gandhi, the Mahatma
Mohandas Gandhi, also known as the Mahatma, led a non-violent movement in India that called for independence from the British colonial government. Learn more about this pivotal 20th century leader.
Aurangzeb | Emperor of Mughal India
Aurangzeb was the leader of the Mughal Empire in India during the first half of the seventeenth century. A ruthless man, he imprisoned the maker of the Taj Mahal - his own father, Shah Jahan.
Akbar the Great, Emperor of Mughal India
Biography of Akbar, the third emperor of India's Mughal Dynasty, born Jalal-ud-Din Muhammad Akbar. Famed for his religious tolerance, empire-building and patronage of the arts, he is known as Akbar the Great.