List of Bharat Ratna Award Winners (1954 – 2019)

Atal Bihari Vajpayee (Awarded Bharat Ratna in 2015)

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Vajpayee was the Prime Minister of India during the years 1996, 1998 and 1999 to 2004. From 1977 to 1979, he was the External Affairs Minister. In 1994, he was given the Best Parliamentarian Award.