Pratibha Devi Singh Patil is the first woman president of India. Droupadi Murmu is the second president of India. She hold the office in 2022. Pratibha Patil served as the 12th president of India from 2007 to 2012 and replaced the former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. Also, she is the first Maharashtrian to be President of this country.
Before becoming the president of India, Pratibha Patil was the Governor of Rajasthan state from the year 2004 to 2007. Also, she got elected as a member of the parliament in the year 1991.
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First Woman President of India
Mrs Patil was born on 19 December 1934 and completed her education in Maharashtra State. After getting chaired as the 12th president of India, she became the first woman commander in chief of the Indian Armed Forces.
List of Presidents of India From 1950 to 2023
We have mentioned the list of presidents of India from the independence of the country. Check the table below.
|Name of Presidents||Starting Date||Ending Date||Profiles|
|Dr. Rajendra Prasad||26/01/1950||13/05/1962||First President of India.|
|Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan||13/05/1962||13/05/1967||Second President of India.|
|Dr.the Zakir Hussain||13/05/1967||03/05/1969||Third President of India.|
|Varahagiri Venkata Giri||03/05/1969||20/07/1969||Acting President.|
|Mohammad Hidayatullah||20/07/1969||24/08/1969||Acting President.|
|Varahagiri Venkata Giri||24/08/1969||24/08/1974||Fourth President of India.|
|Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed||24/08/1974||11/02/1977||Fifth President of India.|
|Basappa Danappa Jatti||11/02/1977||25/07/1977||Acting President.|
|Neelam Sanjiva Reddy||25/07/1977||25/07/1982||Sixth President of India.|
|Giani Zail Singh||25/07/1982||25/07/1987||Seventh President of India.|
|Ramaswamy Venkataraman||25/07/1987||25/07/1992||Eighth President of India.|
|Shankar Dayal Sharma||25/07/1992||25/07/1997||Ninth President of India.|
|Kocheril Raman Narayanan||25/07/1997||25/07/2002||Tenth President of India.|
|Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam||25/07/2002||25/07/2007||Eleventh President of India.|
|Pratibha Patil||25/07/2007||25/07/2012||Twelfth President of India.|
|Pranab Mukherjee||25/07/2012||25/07/2017||Thirteenth President of India.|
|Shri Ram Nath Kovind||25/07/2017||25/07/2022||Fourteenth President of India.|
|Droupadi Murmu||25/07/2022||Working||Fifteenth President of India.|
Who is The First Woman President of India?
Pratibha Devi Singh Patil is the first woman president of India. The Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan administrated the oath of office and secrecy to Mrs Patil.
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On 25 July 2007, Pratibha Devi Singh Patil took oath as the 12th president of India and become the first president of India. Also, she is the first woman supreme commander in chief of the Indian Armed Forces.
Indira Gandhi was the first female prime minister of India. She became the 3rd prime minister of the country on 14 January 1980.
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