award winners Bharat Ratna Winners List

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List of Bharat Ratna winners from every year the award has been given out. All Bharat Ratna winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Bharat Ratna award are listed along with photos for every Bharat Ratna winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Bharat Ratna award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Bharat Ratna are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Bharat Ratna winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Bharat Ratna winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Bharat Ratna winners of all time. Anybody who won the Bharat Ratna usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Bharat Ratna-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Bharat Ratna, so most of the famous Bharat Ratna winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Bharat Ratna?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. Use this factual list to make a whole new one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion. List items include Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya, Govind Ballabh Pant and more. (41 items)
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Bharat Ratna Winners List
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Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, studied physics at St. Joseph's College, Tiruchirappalli, and aerospace engineering at the Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai. Before his term as President, he worked as an Aerospace engineer with Defence Research and Development Organization and Indian Space Research Organization. Kalam is popularly known as the Missile Man of India for his work on the development of ballistic missile and launch vehicle technology. He played a pivotal organizational, technical and political role in India's ...more

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Abul Kalam Azad is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Bharat Ratna Winners List
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Abul Kalam Muhiyuddin Ahmed Azad was an Indian scholar and a senior political leader of the Indian independence movement. Following India's independence, he became the first Minister of Education in the Indian government. In 1992 he was posthumously awarded India's highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna. There is also a theory which suggests that earlier when he was offered Bharat Ratna he promptly declined it saying that it should not be given to those who have been on the selection committee. He is commonly remembered as Maulana Azad; the word Maulana is an honorific meaning 'learned man', and he had adopted Azad as his pen name. His contribution to establishing the education foundation ...more

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Amartya Sen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Bharat Ratna Winners List
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Amartya Kumar Sen is a Bangladeshi-born Indian economist and philosopher, who since 1972 has taught and worked in the United Kingdom and the United States. He has made contributions to welfare economics, social choice theory, economic and social justice, economic theories of famines, and indexes of the measure of well-being of citizens of developing countries. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1998 and Bharat Ratna in 1999 for his work in welfare economics. He was also awarded the inaugural Charleston-EFG John Maynard Keynes Prize in recognition of his work on welfare economics in February 2015 during a reception at the Royal Academy in the UK. He is currently ...more

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Aruna Asaf Ali is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Bharat Ratna Winners List
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Aruna Asaf Ali, born Aruna Ganguly, was an Indian independence activist. She is widely remembered for hoisting the Indian National Congress flag at the Gowalia Tank maidan in Bombay during the Quit India Movement, 1942. She was 87 years old at the time of her death. ...more

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