When did Rajiv Gandhi die?
Rajiv Gandhi died in May 21, 1991. He was killed in a suicide bomb blast targeted at him to assassinate him. It was carried out by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam, also known as Dhanu. The whole incident happened at Sriperumbudur, near Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, India on 21 May 1991. At least 14 others were also killed. Rajiv Gandhi was campaigning for the upcoming elections during that time.