List of Prime Ministers of India

The Prime Minister is the head of government that serves under a monarch in a hybrid of democratic and aristocratic government forms. Here is the complete list of Prime Ministers of India:

First:

Prime Minister: Jawaharlal Nehru

Date of Birth: 14 November 1889

Date of Death: 27 May 1964

Serving Period: 15 August 1947 – 15 April 1952, 15 April 1952 – 17 April 1957, 17 April 1957 – 2 April 1962, 2 April 1962 – 27 May 1964

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Jawaharlal Nehru
Image Source: History

Second:

Prime Minister: Lal Bahadur Shastri

Date of Birth: 2 October 1904

Date of Death: 11 January 1966

Serving Period: 9 June 1964 – 11 January 1966

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Lal Bahadur Shastri
Image Source: IndiaTimes

Third:

Prime Minister: Indira Gandhi

Date of Birth: 19 November 1917

Date of Death: 31 October 1984

Serving Period: 24 January 1966 – 4 March 1967, 4 March 1967 – 15 March 1971, 15 March 1971 – 24 March 1977, 14 January 1980 – 31 October 1984

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Indira Gandhi
Image Source: Britannica

Fourth:

Prime Minister: Morarji Desai

Date of Birth: 29 February 1896

Date of Death: 10 April 1995

Serving Period: 24 March 1977 – 28 July 1979

Political Party: Janata Party

Morarji Desai
Image Source: HindustanTimes

Fifth:

Prime Minister: Chaudhary Charan Singh

Date of Birth: 23 December 1902

Date of Death: 29 May 1987

Serving Period: 28 July 1979 – 14 January 1980

Political Party: Janata Party

Chaudhary Charan Singh
Image Source: The Tribune India

Sixth:

Prime Minister: Rajiv Gandhi

Date of Birth: 20 August 1944

Date of Death: 21 May 1991

Serving Period: 31 October 1984 – 31 December 1984, 31 December 1984 – 2 December 1989

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Rajiv Gandhi
Image Source: ThePrint

Seventh:

Prime Minister: Vishwanath Pratap Singh

Date of Birth: 25 June 1931

Date of Death: 27 November 2008

Serving Period: 2 December 1989 – 10 November 1990

Political Party: Janata Dal

Vishwanath Pratap Singh
Image Source: Pinterest

Eighth:

Prime Minister: Chandra Shekhar

Date of Birth: 1 July 1927

Date of Death: 8 July 2007

Serving Period: 10 November 1990 – 21 June 1991

Political Party: Samajwadi Janata Party

Chandra Shekhar
Image Source: The Pioneer

Ninth:

Prime Minister: P. V. Narasimha Rao

Date of Birth: 28 June 1921

Date of Death: 23 December 2004

Serving Period: 21 June 1991 – 16 May 1996

Political Party: Indian National Congress

P. V. Narasimha Rao
Image Source: Economic Times

Tenth:

Prime Minister: Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Date of Birth: 25 December 1924

Date of Death: 16 August 2018

Serving Period: 16 May 1996 – 1 June 1996, 19 March 1998 – 10 October 1999, 10 October 1999 – 22 May 2004

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Image Source: Forbes India

Eleventh:

Prime Minister: H. D. Deve Gowda

Date of Birth: 18 May 1933

Serving Period: 1 June 1996 – 21 April 1997

Political Party: Janata Dal

H. D. Deve Gowda
Image Source: Deccan Herald

Twelfth:

Prime Minister: Inder Kumar Gujral

Date of Birth: 4 December 1919

Date of Death: 30 November 2012

Serving Period: 21 April 1997 – 19 March 1998

Political Party: Janata Dal

Inder Kumar Gujral
Image Source: Washington Post

Thirteenth:

Prime Minister: Manmohan Singh

Date of Birth: 26 September 1932

Serving Period: 22 May 2004 – 22 May 2009, 22 May 2009 – 26 May 2014

Political Party: Indian National Congress

Manmohan Singh
Image Source: Deccan Herald

Fourteenth:

Prime Minister: Narendra Modi

Date of Birth: 17 September 1950

Serving Period: 26 May 2014 – 30 May 2019, 30 May 2019 – Incumbent

Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party

Narendra Modi
Image Source: The Economic Times

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