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List of Famous Maharajas

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List of the most notable and famous Maharajas in the world, with photos when available. Most prominent Maharajas worldwide and top Maharajas in America can be found on this list ordered by their level of prominence,. From reputable Maharajas to the lesser known Maharajas in history and today, these are the top Maharajas in their field, and should answer the question "who are the most famous Maharajas in the world?". Ayilyam Thirunal and Yashwantrao Holkar are included in this list. Use this fact-based list to build one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion. (50 Items)
  • Mulam Thirunal Rama Varma was the ruling Maharajah of the Indian state of Travancore between 1885 and 1924, succeeding his uncle Maharajah Visakham Thirunal (1880–1885)....  more
  • Visakham Thirunal

    Visakham Thirunal Rama Varma FRAS (19 May 1837 – 4 August 1885) was the Maharaja of the erstwhile Indian kingdom of Travancore from 1880–1885 AD. He succeeded his elder brother Maharajah Ayilyam Thirunal to the throne of Travancore....  more
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    Maharaja Sir Bhupinder Singh or Bhuppa (12 October 1891 – 23 March 1938) was the ruling Maharaja of the princely state of Patiala from 1900 to 1938....  more
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    Bhagvatsingh Sahib (24 October 1865 – 9 March 1944) was the ruling Maharaja of the princely state of Gondal from 1869 till his death in 1944, in whose reign the state was raised to 11-gun salute state. He was the only Maharaja to take a medical degree and other degrees....  more