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List of famous alumni from University of Kashmir, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Kashmir include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Kashmir alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Kashmir are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Kashmir.

List features graduates like Karan Singh, Agha Shahid Ali and more!

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Kashmir?” and “Which celebrities are University of Kashmir alumni?”
Karan Singh is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Kashmir Alumni
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Karan Singh is a member of India's Upper House of Parliament, the Rajya Sabha. He is a senior member of the Indian National Congress Party who served successively as Sadr-i-Riyasat and Governor of Jammu and Kashmir. Singh is the son of the last ruler of the erstwhile princely state of Kashmir and Jammu, Maharaja Hari Singh. In the 26th amendment to the Constitution of India promulgated in 1971, the Government of India abolished all official symbols of princely India, including titles, privileges, and remuneration. Singh received the Padma Vibhushan in 2005. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 87

Birthplace: Cannes, France

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Agha Shahid Ali was a poet. His collections include A Walk Through the Yellow Pages, The Half-Inch Himalayas, A Nostalgist's Map of America, The Country Without a Post Office, Rooms Are Never Finished, the latter a finalist for the National Book Award in 2001. The University of Utah Press awards the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize annually "in memory of a celebrated poet and beloved teacher". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 52 (1949-2001)

Birthplace: Eurasia, India, New Delhi

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Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Mohammad Umar Farooq is a hereditary Kashmiri political leader who is the chairman of the Awami Action Committee and of one of the two key factions of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference, a "grassroots coalition" of pro-Pakistan and pro-separatist parties in Jammu & Kashmir. On October 2014, Mirwaiz was listed as one of The 500 Most Influential Muslims in world. by Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre, Jordan.The report is issued annually in cooperation with Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown University in the United States. As the Mirwaiz of Kashmir and chairman of the Hurriyat Conference has both an important religious and political role in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 45

Birthplace: Eurasia, Srinagar district, India, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir

Altaf Qadri is a Kashmiri-Indian award-winning Associated Press photojournalist. He has received several awards for is photographic work. The New York Times described his work "sophisticated eye and highly effective technique." ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 42

Birthplace: Srinagar, India

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