10 Dark Secrets Of Famous Historical Figures
Mohandas Gandhi is credited with leading India to its independence from the British Empire through non-violent means. His role in the death of his wife, however, has gone largely unnoticed.
When Mrs. Gandhi was stricken with malaria, British doctors told him that a shot of penicillin would save her life, but injecting alien medicine was against his religion, so he just let her die. Even worse, when he caught malaria himself, he let doctors save his life with an injection of quinine.