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ⓘ Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed was born on 13 May 1905 at the Hauz Qazi area of Old Delhi, India.He met Jawaharlal Nehru in England in 1925. He joined the Indian National ..




Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
                                     

ⓘ Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed was born on 13 May 1905 at the Hauz Qazi area of Old Delhi, India.He met Jawaharlal Nehru in England in 1925. He joined the Indian National Congress. He actively participated in the Indian freedom movement. In 1942 he was arrested in the Quit India movement. He was send to prison for 3 1/2 years as punishment by the British rule. He was a member of the Assam Pradesh Congress Committee from 1936. He was the member of All India Congress Committee from 1947 to 1974.

                                     

1. As President

Fakhruddin was chosen for the President election by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1974. In 20 August 1974, he was elected as the President of India.He became the second Muslim to be elected as the President. He was the second Indian president to die in office. He died on 11 February 1977 due to heart attack, at the age of 72.

                                     
  • person to be elected as an independent candidate. He was succeeded by Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed as President in 1974. After the end of his full term, Giri was honoured
  • 29 April 2020 in Assam, aged 101. PM s Speech on Presentation of Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Memorial Award 2008 & 2009 Government of India. 18 February 2011
  • Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Succeeded by Neelam Sanjiva Reddy 5th Vice President of India In office 31 August 1974  30 August 1979 President Fakhruddin Ali
  • Radhakrishnan Zakir Hussain V. V. Giri Mohammad Hidayatullah V. V. Giri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed B. D. Jatti Neelam Sanjiva Reddy Zail Singh R. Venkataraman Shankar
  • 31 August 1969  30 August 1974 President Varahagiri Venkata Giri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Prime Minister Indira Gandhi Preceded by Varahagiri Venkata Giri
  • 1975 1903 - Lennox Berkeley, English composer d. 1989 1905 - Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed President of India d. 1977 1907 Daphne du Maurier, British writer
  • Minister of the Netherlands 1946 1948, 1958 1959 born 1902 1977 - Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed 5th President of Pakistan born 1905 1978 James B Conant, headmaster
  • Radhakrishnan Zakir Hussain V. V. Giri Mohammad Hidayatullah V. V. Giri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed B. D. Jatti Neelam Sanjiva Reddy Zail Singh R. Venkataraman Shankar
  • Radhakrishnan Zakir Hussain V. V. Giri Mohammad Hidayatullah V. V. Giri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed B. D. Jatti Neelam Sanjiva Reddy Zail Singh R. Venkataraman Shankar
  • 1977 President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Zakir Hussain V. V. Giri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Deputy Morarji Desai Preceded by Gulzarilal Nanda acting Succeeded