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Premnath Kudva, Mangalore, India
List of Indians whose stamps were issued when alive 
18th-Nov-2013 11:14 am
List of Indians whose stamps were issued when they were living. They also got the Bharat Ratna award.

Order Awardee Bharat Ratna Stamp issue date
3rd Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan 1954 5-9-1967
[80th birthday]
5th Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya 1955 15-9-1960
[on 100th birthday]
8th Dhondo Keshav Karve 1958 18-4-1958
[on 100th birthday]
11th Rajendra Prasad 1962 13-5-1962
[on date of retirement as Pres]
18th Mother Teresa 1980 27-8-1980
[on birthday after receiving Nobel Peace Prize]
43rd Sachin Tendular 2013 14-11-2013
[on day of his 200th test match]


Comments 
18th-Nov-2013 11:20 pm (UTC)
Interesting!
19th-Nov-2013 09:21 am (UTC)
Very interesting and thanks for sharing. I'd never heard of Visvesvarayya or Karve before!
19th-Nov-2013 09:31 am (UTC)
Thanks and I will link each one to their wikipedia page.
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