Manmohan Singh, 14th Prime Minister of India took birth on 26th September 1932. He served India as the Prime Minister of India for a sum of 10 Years i.e from 2004 to 2014. He become Prime Minister after Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 2004 and was prevailing by Narendra Modi after the amazing victory in 2014. His Alma mater incorporates Chandigarh St.John’s College, Cambridge Nuffield College and he has a Doctorate in Economics from Oxford. Manmohan Singh held some key posts in 80s which incorporate Advisor in Ministry of Foreign exchange, Cheif Economic Advisor, Head of Planning Commission and Reserve Bank Governor. He has additionally filled in as the Minister of Finance from 1991 to 1996 in the Tenure of P.V. Narasimha Rao as Prime Minister.
Look at 11 Lesser known Facts about Dr. Manmohan Singh:-
1. Manmohan Singh was conceived in Gah (presently a Part of Punjab, Pakistan)
2. Manmohan Singh was the primary Sikh PM of India
3. He is just the second PM to be re-chosen following an entire 5-Year term since Jawaharlal Nehru,
4*. Manmohan Singh quit his job from United Nations(UNCTAD) to join Delhi School of Economics as a Professor.
* The above pic was during his Speech at UN.
5. Manmohan Singh is not able to read Hindi. All his hindi speeches are written in Urdu.
6. Manmohan Singh used to consider under fuel lamp lit lights.
8. Till 1991 MMS was objective and all of a sudden the recently chosen PM P.V. Narasimha Rao chose him as the Finance Minister in his bureau.
9. He was the man who driven India effectively out of extreme monetary emergency in 1991.
10. He has 14 Honarary Degrees of D. Litt
From the Following Universities:
Osmania University, Hyderabad
Delhi University, Delhi
Punjab University, Chandigarh
Master Nanak University, Amritsar
College of Mysore, Mysore
Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi
Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad (Deemed University) D.Sc. (Honoris Causa)
Specialist of Laws, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
College of Bologna, Italy
Nagarjuna University, guntur
College of Roorkee, Roorkee (Doctor of Social Sciences)
Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University (some time ago Agra University) – Doctor Letters qualification
Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala (D.Sc)
11. Manmohan Singh has big list of awards which incorporates Padma Vibhushan from Government of India.