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List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians

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List of famous Tamil Nadu politicians, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of politicians born in Tamil Nadu includes members of all political parties, with Tamil Nadu-born politicians of both national and local prominence. This popular Tamil Nadu politicians list contains information about each politician, such as when and where they were born. If you want to find out even more about these politicians you can click their names to discover even more details about them. Congressmen and women from Tamil Nadu may either be in the Senate or House of Representatives. This list features politicians like U. Muthuramalingam Thevar and Hema Malini

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A. K. Moorthy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 55
A.K. Moorthy, at Kilmambattu a remote village in Gingee Taluk, in Tamil Nadu in an agriculturalist family. He did his schooling in the said village and later acquired MA. in Sociology from ...more
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A. Nesamony is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
A. Nesamony Dec. at 73 (1895-1968)
A. Nesamony, sometimes known as Marshal Nesamony, was a political leader from Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu, India. He was the second son of Kesavan Appavu Nadar, born on 12 June 1895 at ...more
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A. K. S. Vijayan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 58
A.K.S. Vijayan was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Nagapattinam constituency of Tamil Nadu and is a member of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam political party. He is ...more
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A. Krishnaswamy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 54
A. Krishnaswamy was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represented the Sriperumbudur constituency of Tamil Nadu and is a member of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam political party.
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A. P. J. Abdul Kalam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 88
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, ...more
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A. Raja is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 56
Andimuthu Raja is an Indian politician from the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam political party. He was a member of the 15th Lok Sabha representing the Nilgiris constituency of Tamil Nadu and had been ...more
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A. Rajagopal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
A. Rajagopal
A. Rajagopal is a well-known Indian politician, social worker, Lawyer and former Member of the Legislative Assembly. He was elected to the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly as an Tamil Maanila ...more
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A. Seshayya Sastri is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 75 (1828-1903)
Sir Amaravati Seshayya Sastri KCSI, or Sashiah Sastri, was an Indian administrator who served as the Diwan of Travancore from May 1872 to 4 May 1877 and as the Diwan of Pudukkottai from 1878 to ...more
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A. Tamilarasi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
A. Tamilarasi age 43
A. Tamilarasi is the former Minister for Adi-Dravidar and Tribal Welfare in Tamil Nadu state of India. She was born in Paramakudi and has obtained her Bachelor's degree in Commerce. She was ...more
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A. V. Bellarmin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 65
A.V. Bellarmin is an Indian politician, belonging to the Communist Party of India. He was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha, representing the Nagercoil constituency of Tamil Nadu. According to the ...more
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A. Venkatachalam is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
A. Venkatachalam Dec. at 55 (1955-2010)
A. Venkatachalam was a former MLA from Alangudi, Tamil Nadu; he represented the constituency for five year terms starting in 1984, 1996 and 2001. During this time, he was also the Minister for ...more
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A. Y. S. Parisutha Nadar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
A. Y. S. Parisutha Nadar
A. Y. S. Parisutha Nadar was an Indian politician. He was a member of the legislative assembly elected to Madras State from Thanjavur constituency as a Congress candidate. He was elected thrice ...more
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Aladi Aruna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Aladi Aruna Dec. at 71 (1933-2004)
Aladi Aruna V Arunachalam was an Indian politician and former Member of the Legislative Assembly. He was elected to the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly as a Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam candidate ...more
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Ambrose Fernando is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Ambrose Fernando Dec. at 87 (1912-1999)
Ambrose Fernando was an Indian businessman and politician.
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Anbumani Ramadoss is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 51
Anbumai Ramadoss is the son of Ayya Dr. Ramadoss, politician of Tamil Nadu founder of Pattali Makkal Katchi. He did his schooling at Montfort Yercaud near Salem. He is an MBBS graduate. Later he ...more
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Arcot Narrainswamy Mudaliar is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Arcot Narrainswamy Mudaliar Dec. at 83 (1827-1910)
Dharmarathnakara Rai Bahadur Arcot Narrainsawmy Mudaliar was a philanthropist with a strong affinity for social reform. He belonged to an ancient and historic family, and founded the ...more
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Aruna Roy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 73
Aruna Roy is an Indian political and social activist who founded and heads the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathana. Roy was born to Tamil Brahmin family in Chennai. She grew up in Delhi where her ...more
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B. Munuswamy Naidu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 50 (1885-1935)
Bollini Munuswamy Naidu was the Chief Minister of Madras Presidency from October 27, 1930 to November 4, 1932. He was conferred 'Diwan Bahadur' by British Government. Munuswamy Naidu was born in ...more
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Cho Ramaswamy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 85
Srinivasa Iyer Ramaswamy called as Cho Ramaswamy is a comedian, editor, political satirist, playwright and lawyer in Tamil Nadu. He is the founder and editor of the Tamil magazine, Thuglak. His ...more
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Best Ramasamy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Best Ramasamy age 73
"Best" S. Ramasamy is a Politician and Entrepreneur from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. He is the President of the Kongunadu Munnetra Kazhagam party. He is also the chairman of well ...more
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C. Krishnan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
age 83
Dr. C. Krishnan is a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Pollachi constituency of Tamil Nadu and is a member of the Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam political party.
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C. Kuppusami is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 87 (1926-2013)
Chengalvarayan Kuppusami was a member of the Lok Sabha of India from 1998 to 2009. He represented the Chennai North constituency of Tamil Nadu and was a member of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ...more
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C. N. Annadurai is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 60 (1909-1969)
C. N. Annadurai, popularly called Anna, or Arignar Anna was a former Chief Minister of the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. He was the first member of a Dravidian party to hold that post. He ...more
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C. Natesa Mudaliar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 62 (1875-1937)
C. Natesa Mudaliar, also known as Natesan, was a politician and activist of the Dravidian Movement from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. He was one of the founders of the Justice Party along with ...more
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C. P. Ramaswami Iyer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Tamil Nadu Politicians
Dec. at 87 (1879-1966)
Sachivottama Sir Chetpat Pattabhirama Ramaswami Iyer, KCSI, KCIE, also called "C. P.", was an Indian lawyer, administrator and politician who served as the Advocate-General of Madras ...more