Names of 5 people announced for Bharat Ratna this year, see the complete list of people honored so far

By Priyanka Tiwari February 9, 2024 4:50 PM IST

Year

The recipient


1954

Chakraborty Rajagopalachari


1954

Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan


1954

Sir CV Raman


1955

Bhagwan Das


1955

M. Visvesvaraya


1955

Jawaharlal Nehru


1957

Govind Vallabh Pant


1958

Dhondo Keshav Karve


1961

Bidhan Chandra Roy


1961

Purushottam Das Tandon


1962

Dr Rajendra Prasad


1963

Dr Zakir Hussain


1963

Pandurang Vaman Kane


1966

Lal Bahadur Shastri


1971

Indira Gandhi


1975

VV Giri


1976

K Kamaraj


1980

mother Teresa


1983

Acharya Vinoba Bhave


1987

Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan


1988

M G Ramachandran


1990

Bhimrao Ambedkar


1990

Nelson Mandela


1991

Rajiv Gandhi


1991

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel


1991

Morarji Desai


1992

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad


1992

J R D Tata


1992

Satyajit Ray


1997

Gulzarilal Nanda


1997

Aruna Asif Ali


1997

A P J Abdul Kalam


nineteen ninety eight

MS Subbulakshmi


nineteen ninety eight

chidambaram subramaniam


1999

Jai Prakash Narayan


1999

Amartya Sen


1999

Gopinath Bordoloi


1999

Pandit Ravi Shankar


2001

Lata Mangeshkar


2001

Bismillah Khan


2009

Bhimsen Joshi


2014

CNR Rao


2014

Sachin Tendulkar


2015

Madan Mohan Malviya


2015

Atal Bihari Vajpayee


2019

Pranab Mukherjee


2019

Nana ji Deshmukh


2019

Bhupen Hazarika


2024

Karpuri Thakur


2024

Lal Krishna Advani


2024

Chaudhary Charan Singh


2024

PV Narasimha Rao


2024

Dr MS Swaminathan