Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Profession: Politician, Statesman, Poet, Author


Brothers of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Avadh Bihari Vajpayee (Deputy Secretary in the Madhya Pradesh Government), Prem Bihari Vajpayee (worked in the state co-operative department), Suda Bihari Vajpayee (ran a book publishing firm)

Father of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Krishna Bihari Vajpayee (a Poet and School Teacher)

In 1942, he was arrested for 23 days, along with his elder brother Prem, for participating in Quit I of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

In 1977, 30 years of Congress rule was ended, and a new government was formed at the centre. In this of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Mother of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Krishna Devi (Homemaker)

Sisters of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Urmila Mishra (Homemaker), Vimala Mishra (Homemaker), Kamala Devi (Homemaker)

Favourite Actor(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Sanjeev Kumar, Dilip Kumar

Favourite Actresses of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Suchitra Sen, Rakhee and Nutan, Hema Malini

Favourite Authors of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay, Premchand

Favourite Classical Artist(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bhim Sen Joshi, Amjad Ali Khan and Hariprasad Chaurasia

Favourite Destination of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Manali (Himachal Pradesh, India)

Favourite Film(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bollywood- Devdas (1955), Bandini, Teesri Kasam, Mausam (1975), Mamta and Aandhi
Hollywood- Bridge Over the River Kwai, Born Free and Gandhi

Favourite Food(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Chinese Cuisines, Prawns, Mungode, Gajar Ka Halwa, Alwar Milk Cake, Khichdi, Poori-Kachori, Dahi-Pakori, Kheer, Malpua, and Kachauri

Favourite Leader(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi), Jawaharlal Nehru

Favourite Musician of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Sachin Dev Burman (S. D. Burman)

Favourite Playback Singer(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Lata Mangeshkar, Mukesh and S.D. Burman

Favourite Poet(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Ramnath Awasthi, Dr. Shiv Mangal Singh Suman, Surya Kanth Tripathi 'Nirala', Bal Krishna Sharma Naveen, Jagannath Prasad Milind and Faiz Ahmed Faiz

Favourite Politician(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Syama Prasad Mukherjee, P. V. Narasimha Rao

Favourite Song(s) of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

"O mere majhi'', "sun mere bandhu re" by S.D. Burman and "Kabhi, Kabhi mere dil mein'' by Mukesh and Lata

Awards, Honours, Achievements of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

1992: Awarded with Padma Vibhushan (the second highest civilian award in India)
1994: Given the Best Parliamentarian Award
2015: Awarded with Bharat Ratna (the highest civilian award in India)

Controversies of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

In 1975, he was arrested along with other leaders during the Internal Emergency imposed by the then Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi.   He was also criticized to incite the public for the demolition of "Babri Mosque" in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.  

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