Atal Bihari Vajpayee Wiki, Age, Personal life, Political career, Awards, Death


Atal Bihari Vajpayee was an Indian Politician, Writer & Poet who was the 10th Prime Minister of India. He was born on 25 December 1924 in Gwalior, Gwalior State, British India. He did his Schooling from  Saraswati Shishu Mandir, Graduation from Laxmi Bai College, Gwalior and Post-graduation in Political Science from DAV College, Kanpur. He passed away in AIIMS. He was 93.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Political career

  • Political Party
  1. Janta  Party (1977-1979)
  2. Bharatiya Jana Sangh (Before 1977)
  3. Bharatiya Janata Party (Founder)
  • Prime Minister of India
  1. 16 May 1996 – 1 June 1996 (First Term)
  2. 19 March 1998 – 12 October 1999 (Second Term)
  3. 13 October 1999 – 22 May 2004 (Third Term)
  • Minister of External Affairs
  1. 26 March 1977 – 28 July 1979


  • Bharat Ratna (2015)
  • Padma Vibhushan (1992)


On 16th August 2018 AIIMS, New Delhi released a press “It is with profound grief that we inform about the sad demise of former Prime Minister of India, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee at 05:05 pm on 16.08.2018. Shri Vajpayee was admitted in AIIMS on 11.06.2018 and was in the last 9 weeks under the care of a team of AIIMS doctors. Unfortunately, his condition deteriorated over the last 36 hours and he was put on life support systems. Despite the best of efforts, we have lost him today. We join the nation in deeply mourning this great loss.


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