List of all Presidents of India from 1950 to 2020

List of all Presidents of India from 1950 to 2020

The Presidents of India is the first citizen of India and acts as the symbol of unity, integrity and solidarity of the nation. He is the head of the Indian State. Articles from 52 to 78 in Part V of the Constitution deal with the Union Executive. Let us tell you that the President is elected not directly by the people but by the members of the Electoral College. The list of the candidates who have been elected as President so far is being given with important facts.

List Of Presidents of India

Name Tenure Notes
Dr. Rajendra Prasad 26 January 1950 to 13 May 1962 First President and also had the longer tenure.
Dr. S. Radhakrishnan 13 May 1962 to 13 May 1967  
Dr. Zakir Hussain 13 May 1967 3 May 1969 First Muslim President, First President to die in harness
V.V Giri 3 May 1969 to 20 July 1969  
M. Hidayatullah 20 July 1969 to 24 August 1969  
V.V Giri 24 August 1969 to 24 August 1974  
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed 24 August 1974 to 11 February 1977 Died In Office
B.D. Jatti 11 February 1977 to 25 July 1977 Acting President
Neelam Sanjiva Raddy 25 July 1977 to 25 July 1982 Youngest President
Giani Zail Singh 25 July 1982 to 25 July 1987 First Sikh President
R. Venkataraman 25 July 1987 to 25 July 1992 Oldest President
Dr. S.D Sharma 25 July 1992 to 25 July 1997  
K.R Narayana 25 July 1997 to 25 July 2002 First Dalit President
A.P.J Abdul Kalam 25 July 2002 to 25 July 2007 First Scientist to become President
Pratibha Devi Singh Patil 25 July 2007 to 25 July 2012 First Woman to become President
Pranab Mukherji 25 July 2012 to 25 July 2017  
Ram Nath Kovind 25 July 2017 to till date  
Presidents of India