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Manmohan Singh

Born: 1932 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: Indian
Categories: Head of State, Politician


1932 - Born on the 26th of  September in Gah, Punjab.

1952 - His economics education included an undergraduate.

1954 - A master's degree from Panjab University, Chandigarh.

1957 - Undergraduate degree from Cambridge University.

1962 - A doctorate from Oxford University.

1980 - Served as the governor of the Reserve Bank of India.


1991-1996 - Indian finance minister.

         - He has been a member of the Rajya Sabha for Assam.

         - Was elevated to finance minister in by Prime Minister Narasimha Rao.

1999 - He did not join the rebels in a major split which occurred, when three Congress leaders objected to Sonia Gandhi's rise as Congress President and Leader of the Opposition.

         - Lost his seat in the Lok Sabha from South Delhi.

2002 - He was awarded the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award.


2004 - Prime minister of India.


2005 - Indian foreign minister.


2006 - He made it clear in his address to Parliament regarding his Nuclear Deal with US.



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