Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Nehru, Jawaharlallocked

  • S. Gopal


Nehru, Jawaharlal (1889–1964), prime minister of India, was born in Allahabad on 14 November 1889, the eldest child of the lawyer and politician Motilal Nehru (1861–1931), and of his second wife, Swarup Rani. He had two younger sisters, the elder of whom was ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription