Independence Day GIF – On August 15, 1947, our country was a very fortunate day for India. August 15 is a golden day written for every Indian. On this day, India gained independence from the British State in 1947. The freedom struggle was led by Mahatma Gandhi and many great leaders and many ordinary people also participated in it and many Indians sacrificed their lives too. On this day 45 million Indians got rid of foreign tastes. Since then, every Indian Independence Day has been celebrated as a national festival.