List of Governors of Tamil Nadu




List of Governors of Tamil Nadu



Sl.No. Name of GovernorFrom To
1Lieutenant-General Sir Archibald Edward NyeMay 6, 1946Sep 7, 1948
2Maharaja Sir Krishna Kumarasinhji BhavsinhjiSep 7, 1948Mar 12, 1952
3Sri PrakasaMar 12, 1952Dec 10, 1956
4A. J. John, AnaparambilDec 10, 1956Sep 30, 1957
5Pakala Venkata Rajamannar (acting)Oct 1, 1957Jan 24, 1958
6Bhishnuram MedhiJan 24, 1958May 4, 1964
7Maharaja Sir Jayachamaraja Wodeyar BahadurMay 4, 1964Nov 24, 1964
8P. Chandra ReddyNov 24, 1964Dec 7, 1965
9Maharaja Sir Jayachamaraja Wodeyar BahadurDec 7, 1965Jun 28, 1966
10Sardar Ujjal Singh (acting till 16 June 1967)Jun 28, 1966Jan 14, 1969
11Sardar Ujjal SinghJan 14, 1969May 27, 1971
12Kodardas Kalidas ShahMay 27, 1971Jun 16, 1976
13Mohan Lal SukhadiaJun 16, 1976Apr 8, 1977
14Justice P. Govindan Nair (acting)Apr 9, 1977Apr 27, 1977
15Prabhudas B. PatwariApr 27, 1977Oct 27, 1980
16Justice M. M. Ismail (acting)Oct 27, 1980Nov 4, 1980
17Sadiq AliNov 4, 1980Sep 3, 1982
18Sundar Lal KhuranaSep 3, 1982Feb 17, 1988
19P. C. AlexanderFeb 17, 1988May 24, 1990
20Sardar Surjit Singh BarnalaMay 24, 1990Feb 15, 1991
21Bhishma Narain SinghFeb 15, 1991May 31, 1993
22Marri Chenna ReddyMay 31, 1993Dec 2, 1996
23Krishan Kant (additional charge)Dec 2, 1996Jan 25, 1997
24Justice M. Fathima BeeviJan 25, 1997Jul 3, 2001
25Dr. C. Rangarajan (additional charge)Jul 3, 2001Jan 18, 2002
26P. S. Ramamohan RaoJan 18, 2002Nov 3, 2004
27Sardar Surjit Singh BarnalaNov 3, 2004Aug 31, 2011
28Konijeti RosaiahAug 31, 20116 October 2017
29Banwarilal Purohit6 October 2017Present




Last Updated on : January 24, 2018