List of Bharat Ratna Award Winners

Getting Bharat Ratna is perhaps the highest honor and moment of pride for any Indian citizen. From the year 1954 when it was first given, till now 41 individuals have the honor of getting Bharat Ratna award. Given below is the list of Bharat Ratna award winners –

1. Late Pandit Bhimsen Gururaj Joshi 2008

2. Kumari Lata Dinanath Mangeshkar  2001

3. Late Ustad Bismillah Khan  2001

4. Prof. Amartya Sen in the year 1999

5. Lokpriya Gopinath (posth.) Bordoloi in the year 1999

6. Loknayak Jayprakash (Posth.) Narayan in the year 1999

7. Pandit Ravi Shankar in the year 1999

8. Shri Chidambaram Subramaniam 1998

9. Smt. M.S. Subbulakshmi 1998

10. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam1997

11. Smt. Aruna Asaf (Posth.) Ali  1997

12. Shri Gulzari Lal Nanda 1997

13. Shri JRD Tata in the year 1992

14. Shri Maulana Abul Kalam Azad 1992

15. Shri Satyajit Ray 1992

16. Shri Morarji Ranchhodji Desai 1991

17. Shri Rajiv Gandhi in the year 1991

18. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in the year 1991

19. Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedakr in the year 1990

20. Dr. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela in the year 1990

21. Shri Marudur Gopalan Ramachandran 1988

22. Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan 1987

23. Shri Acharya Vinoba Bhave 1983

24. Mother Teresa 1980

25. Shri Kumaraswamy Kamraj 1976

26. Shri V.V. Giri in the year 1975

27. Smt. Indira Gandhi 1971

28. Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri 1966

29. Dr. Pandurang Vaman Kane 1963

30. Dr. Zakir Hussain in the year 1963

31. Dr. Rajendra Prasad in the year 1962

32. Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy in the year 1961

33. Shri Purushottam Tandon 1961

34. Dr. Dhondo Keshav Karve  1958

35. Pt. Govind Ballabh Pant 1957

36. Dr. Bhagwan Das 1955

37. Shri Jawaharlal Nehru  1955

38. Dr. M. Vishweshwariah 1955

39. Shri Chakravarti Rajagopalachari 1954

40. Dr. Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman 1954

41. Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan 1954

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