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List of notable or famous diplomats from India, with bios and photos, including the top diplomats born in India and even some popular diplomats who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian diplomats then this list is the perfect resource for you. These diplomats are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known diplomat from India is included when available.

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Abid Hasan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Diplomats from India
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Abid Hasan

Abid Hasan Safrani, born Zain-al-Abdin Hasan, was an officer of the Indian National Army and later, after 1947, an Indian diplomat. Born to an anti-colonialist family in Hyderbad, Abid Hasan was brought-up in India and later went to Germany to train as an Engineer. It was while he was a student in Germany during World War II that Abid Hasan met Subhas Chandra Bose and decided to join the Indische Legion. Hasan would later serve as Bose's personal secretary and interpreter while Bose was in Germany. Hasan also sailed with Bose in the German U-Boat U-180 in 1943 in Bose's voyage to South East Asia. Over the course of the reformation of the INA and its campaigns in the south east Asian theatre, ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: India

Agha Hilaly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Diplomats from India
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Agha Hilaly was one of Pakistan's senior most diplomats who held several high offices in the Government of Pakistan, including Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 90 (1911-2001)

Birthplace: Bangalore, India

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Ali Yavar Jung is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Diplomats from India
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Nawab Ali Yavar Jung was an eminent Indian diplomat. He was governor of the Indian state of Maharashtra from 1971 to 1976. He was born in Hyderabad to a distinguished Hyderabadi family of scholars, administrators and educators, and studied at Queen's College, Oxford, earning a degree in History. Nawab Ali Yavar Jung served as the Vice-chancellor of Osmania University from 1945 to 1946 and from 1948 to 1952. In year 1965 to 1968 he was Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University. In 1946-47 he was Minister Constitutional Affairs, Home and Educational, Public Health and Local Government in the Nizam's Governor. He resigned from that post in 1947.He was India's ambassador to Argentina, Egypt, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 70 (1906-1976)

Birthplace: India

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Atul Khare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Diplomats from India
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Atul Khare

Atul Khare is a 1984 batch Indian Foreign Service officer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59