Most popular & Best Leaders of India – India have produced some of the greatest leaders of the world who are popular worldwide for their work and still they are admired by the whole world for their contribution towards humanity and for their great ideas, but here We will be sharing the List of Top 10 Leaders of India, Who are no More with us but their ideas are……… obviously, the list will have the most popular and most admired leaders of India, The List is based on the work and on the leadership Quality of the leaders and Obviously the popularity of leader.
List of Top 10 leaders of India
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Born on 2nd October 1869 in Gujarat was a lawyer and became popular while fighting for the Rights of Hindu and Muslims in South Africa with his new technique of non-Violence. Later he came to India and Fought for the independence of India with his own technique of Non-Violence and satyagraha. He also worked on various social problems and believed in a simple life, Now he is known as Father of the nation(India) and United Nation Celebrates his birthday as Non-Violence Day. He is an inspiration for Millions of people all around the world. His ideology of non-Violence and truth still inspire millions of people all around the world in their struggle. He became popular for his belief in a Non-Violent struggle.
He was killed on 30th Jan 1948 By Nathuram Godse.
Narendra Nath Datta(Swami Vivekananda) born on 12 Jan 1863. A Great Scholar, Inspiration for Millions of people, He is still a Source of inspiration for Millions of Hindus and Nationalists in India. His Birthday is celebrated as the “National Youth Day” in India, He respected each and every other religion of the world, his speech in Chicago during the world religion meet in 1893 is still one of the most popular speech in India, he is not popular only in India but worldwide.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel born on 31 October 1875, Was One of the followers of Mahatma Gandhi, A Freedom Fighter and the First Home minister of India, He is Popularly known as the “Iron Man” of India for his work after independence, he is the person who was responsible for the current Shape of India. He worked on merging more than 550+ Kingdoms to India after independence.
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar born on 14 April 1891. He was an Indian Leader, Lawyer, teacher. He was the Chairman of the Indian Constitution drafting committee and was the First Law Minister of India. He Born in a Family which was believed to be Untouchable. He raised his voice against untouchability and actively struggled for the equal right of Dalits and other untouchables of the country. He is Considered as the Leader of untouchables in Modern India. He is an inspiration for millions of Indians, especially people struggling for the rights of Dalits.
5.Lal Bahadur Sastri
Lal Bahadur Shastri born on 2nd October 1904. A Gandhian, a Socialist and the second Prime minister of India. He is popularly known for his simplicity, hard-Work and for his leadership in the 1965 war with Pakistan. He was one of the Popular Prime ministers of India and people still remember him for his simplicity. He gave the popular slogan of Jai Jawan.Jai Kissan!
6.Subhas Chandra Bose
Subhas Chandra Bose born on 23rd Jan 1897. Popularly known as Netaji, Was a freedom Fighter and the person behind “Azad hind Fauj”. He gave some of the Famous Slogans like “Jai hind”,” Tum Mujhe Khun do main tumhe Azadi” (Give me blood, I’ll give you Freedom) he is one of the popular freedom Fighter of India, Earlier to this he was a member of Congress party and was the president for some years later he left the party. His ideas, struggle inspire millions of Indian youth. His death is one of the most controversial incidents of the world.
7.Ram Manohar Lohia
Ram Manohar Lohia born on 23rd march 1910, Was an Indian freedom Fighter, a nationalist and a Socialist Leader of India. He was considered to be the Voice of poor in the Indian parliament after independence, he was one of the prominent leaders of opposition of his time. He is said to be the inspiration of socialist movement in India.
Jayaprakash Narayan born on 11 October 1902, Popularly known as JP Narayan, Jayaprakash, or Loknayak, Was a Freedom Fighter, a Gandhian and a socialist. He actively participated in freedom Fighting, And in the Sarvodaya Andolan with Vinoba Bhave. He is Popular for his Struggle during the Emergency against the Indian Prime minister of that time Indira Gandhi, He had also been awarded Bharat Ratna (The Highest Civilian Award in India).
9.Deen Dayal Upadhyay
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya born on 25 September 1916 was an Indian philosopher, economist, sociologist, historian, journalist, political activist and was one of the prominent leaders of Bharat Jana Sangh, he was an ideologue and a guiding force for an alternative model of governance and politics. He was One of those Leader who built the Bhartiya Jana Sangh which is now known as Bhartiya Janata Party. He was killed in a mysterious way in Mughal Sarai railway station (Varanasi) while he was travelling in a train.
India Gandhi Born 19 November 1917, Daughter of the First Indian Prime minister, and the third prime Minister of India. The First and only Woman Prime minister of India till now, She served as the Prime Minister of India Consecutively and was also elected for the fourth time after a gap. She is known as the iron Lady of India, she is Popularly known for her Bold Decision like 1971 India-Pak War which formed a new country Bangladesh. She was killed in 1984 by her bodyguards.