Bharat Ratna Winners – All Bharat Ratna Award Winners List

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Bharat Ratna Winners The Bharat Ratna is one of the precious and prestigious civilian awards of our nation. You can find all Bharat Ratna Award Winners complete list here. The Bharat Ratna award is structured by the government of India and inaugurated at the year of 1954. This Bharat Ratna winners award is specially designed to contribute the people who do remarkable service/performance to our nation.

Bharat Ratna Winners – Award Recipient 

Name of the Recipient
Year
Nanaji Deshmukh
2019
Bhupen Hazarika
2019
Pranab Mukherjee
2019
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
2015
Madan Mohan Malaviya
2015
Sachin Tendulkar
2014
CNR Rao
2014
Bhimsen Joshi
2009
Bismillah Khan
2001
Lata Mangeshkar
2001
Ravi Shankar
1999
Gopinath Bordoloi
1999
Amartya Sen
1999
Jayaprakash Narayan
1999
Chidambaram Subramaniam
1998
MS Subbulakshmi
1998
A P J Abdul Kalam
1997
Aruna Asaf Ali
1997
Gulzarilal Nanda
1997
Satyajit Ray
1992
JRD Tata
1992
Abdul Kalam Azad
1992
Morarji Desai
1991
Sadar Vallabhbhai Patel
1991
Rajiv Gandhi
1991
Nelson Mandela
1990
B R Ambedkar
1990
M G Ramachandran
1988
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
1987
Vinoba Bhave
1983
Mother Teresa
1980
K Kamaraj
1976
V V Giri
1975
Indira Gandhi
1971
Lal Bahadur Shastri
1966
Pandurang Vaman Kane
1963
Zakir Husain
1963
Rajendra Prasad
1962
Purushottam Das Tandon 
1961
Bidhan Chandra Roy
1961
Dhondo Keshav Karve
1958
Govind Ballabh Pant
1957
JawaharLal Nehru
1955
M Visvesvaraya
1955
Bhagwan Das
1955
CV Raman
1954
Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
1954
C Rajagopalachari
1954

About Bharat Ratna Award

The Government of India serving this Bharat Ratna winners award without any dividing line of race, occupation, position, or sex. From The existing year to 2011, the Bharat Ratna award own winners were stated only for science, arts, literature, and public services. Later on, it has been changed to any field of human endeavor. Each year there are at least three awards will be presented for Bharat Ratna winners. The awardee of Bharat Ratna winner will be honored by the President of our nation. Whatever the nominee of Bharat Ratna winners will be given by the Prime Minister. Over the year from 1954 to till now so many Indian endeavors received the precious Bharat Ratna award for various streams such as politics, business, sports, music, and more. Here we have provided the list of people who received Bharat Ratna award.

The Bharat Ratna award is not limited to Indian citizens alone, there are recipients of the highest Civilian Award from other countries also. There are also posthumous recipients for Bharat Ratna Awards. The candidates can get the complete knowledge of the Bharat Ratna Awards.

Posthumous Recipients

  • Lal Bahadur Shastri died on 11 January 1966.
  • Kamaraj died on 2 October 1975.
  • Vinoba Bhave died on 15 November 1982.
  • M. G. Ramachandran died on 24 December 1987.
  • B. R. Ambedkar died on 6 December 1956.
  • Rajiv Gandhi died on 21 May 1991.
  • Vallabhbhai Patel died on 15 December 1950.
  • Abdul Kalam Azad died on 22 February 1958.
  • Aruna Asaf Ali died on 29 July 1996.
  • Jayaprakash Narayan died on 8 October 1979.
  • Gopinath Bordoloi died on 5 August 1950.
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya died on 12 November 1946.
  • Bhupen Hazarika died on 5 November 2011.
  • Nanaji Deshmukh died on 27 February 2010.

Non-Citizen Recipients

  • Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan – Pakistan
  • Nelson Mandela – South Africa

Naturalized Citizen Recipients

  • Mother Teresa – West Germany

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