Who is the first president of India?
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
President of India
Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the first president of India; was born on 3rd Dec, 1884. Rajendra Prasad was a Kayastha and born in Zeradei, in the Siwan district of Bihar near Chappra.
Two and a half years after independence, on 26 January 1950, the Constitution of independent India was ratified and Dr. Rajendra Prasad was elected the nation's first President.He served as the President of constituent assembly.He served the nation for a long time with his extremely strong leadership. The great leader contributed a lot to motivate the Indian citizens to attain freedom and live the life with full liberty. During his period as the president of India, jawahrlal Nehru was the Prime Minister of India.
|Born||3 December 1884.
Ziradei, Siwan, Bihar, Bengal Presidency, British India
(now in Bihar, India)
|Died||28 February 1963 (aged 78) Patna, Bihar, India|
|In office||26 January 1950 – 13 May 1962|
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Prime Minister||Jawaharlal Nehru|
|Vice President||Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan|