National Presidents of INC

Here is the complete list of National Presidents of INC (Indian National Congress) from 1885 to 2020. Have a look at the table given below to know more about National Presidents of INC in a very short time.

S. No. Tenure Name Born Died Constituency/ State) Nationality Awards
1 1885 Womesh Chunder Bonnerjee 29-Dec-1844 21-Jul-1906 Bombay India -
2 1886 Sir Dadabhai Naoroji Dordi 04-Sep-1825 30-Jun-1917 Calcutta India -
3 1887 Badruddin Tyabji 10-Oct-1844 19-Aug-1906 Madras India -
4 1888 George Yule 1829 1892 Allahabad Scotland -
5 1889 Sir William Wedderburn 25-Mar-1838 25-Jan-1918 Bombay Scotland -
6 1890 Sir Pherozeshah Merwanjee Mehta 04-Aug-1845 05-Nov-1915 Calcutta India -
7 1891 Sir Panambakkam Ananda Charlu 1843 1908 Nagpur India -
8 1892 (2nd term) Womesh Chunder Bonnerjee 29-Dec-1844 21-Jul-1906 Allahabad India -
9 1893 (2nd term) Sir Dadabhai Naoroji Dordi 04-Sep-1825 30-Jun-1917 Lahore India -
10 1894 Alfred Webb 1834 1908 Madras Ireland -
11 1895 Sir Surendranath Banerjee 10-Nov-1848 06-Aug-1925 Poona India -
12 1896 Rahimtulla Mahomed Sayani 05-Apr-1847 06-Jun-1902 Calcutta India -
13 1897 Sir Chettur Sankaran Nair 11-Jul-1857 24-Apr-1934 Amravati India -
14 1898 Ananda Mohan Bose 23-Sep-1847 20-Aug-1906 Madras India -
15 1899 Romesh Chunder Dutt 13-Aug-1848 30-Nov-1909 Lucknow India -
16 1900 Sir Narayan Ganesh Chandavarkar 02-Dec-1855 14-May-1923 Lucknow India -
17 1991 Sir Dinshaw Edulji Wacha 02-Aug-1844 1936 Calcutta India -
18 1902 (2nd term) Sir Surendranath Banerjee 10-Nov-1848 06-Aug-1925 Ahmedabad India -
19 1903 Lalmohan Ghosh 1849 18-Oct-1909 Madras India -
20 1904 Sir Henry John Stedman Cotton 13-Sep-1845 22-Oct-1915 Bombay India, England -
21 1905 Gopal Krishna Gokhale 09-May-1866 19-Feb-1915 Banaras India -
22 1906 (3rd term) Sir Dadabhai Naoroji Dordi     Calcutta India -
23 1907-1908 Sir Rashbehari Ghosh 23-Dec-1845 28-Feb-1921 Surat, Madras India -
24 1909 Madan Mohan Malaviya 25-Dec-1861 12-Nov-1946 Lahore India Bharat Ratna (2015)
25 1910 (2nd term) Sir William Wedderburn 25-Mar-1838 25-Jan-1918 Allahabad Scotland -
26 1911 Bishan Narayan Dar 1864 1916 Calcutta India -
27 1912 Raghunath Narasinha Mudholkar 16-May-1857 13-Jan-1921 Bankipur   -
28 1913 Nawab Syed Muhammad Bahadur 1867 12-Feb-1919 Karachi India -
29 1914 Bhupendra Nath Bose 13-Jan-1859 13-Sep-1924   India -
30 1915 Satyendra Prasanna Sinha 24-Mar-1863 04-Mar-1928 Bombay India -
31 1916 Ambica Charan Mazumdar 1850 1922 Lucknow India -
32 1917 Annie Besant 01-Oct-1847 20-Sep- 1933 Calcutta England -
33 1918 (2nd term) Madan Mohan Malaviya 25-Dec-1861 12-Nov-1946 Delhi India Bharat Ratna (2015)
34 1918 (Special Session) Syed Hasan Imam 31-Aug-1871 19-Apr-1933 Bombay India -
35 1919 Motilal Nehru 06-May-1861 06-Feb-1931 Amritsar India -
36 9120 (Special Session) Lala Lajpat Rai 28-Jan-1865 17-Nov-1928 Calcutta India -
37 1920 Chakravarti Vijayaraghavachariar 18-Jun-1852 19-Apr-1944 Nagpur India -
38 1921 Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das 05-Nov-1870 16-Jun-1925 Ahmedabad India -
38 1921 Hakim Ajmal Khan (Acting President for D.C. Das) 11-Feb-1868 29-Dec-1927 Ahmedabad India -
39 1922 Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das 05-Nov-1870 16-Jun-1925 Gaya India -
40 1923 Mohammad Ali Jauhar 10-Dec-1878 04-Jan-1931   India -
40 1923 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad 11-Nov-1888 22-Feb-1958 Delhi India Bharat Ratna (1992)
41 1924 Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi 02-Oct-1869 30-Jan-1948 Belgaum India -
42 1925 Sarojini Naidu 13-Feb-1879 02-Mar-1949 Kanpur India -
43 1926 Seshadri Srinivasa Iyengar 01-Sep-1874 19-May-1941 Gauhati India -
44 1927 Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari 25-Dec-1880 10-May-1936 Madras India -
45 1928 (2nd term) Motilal Nehru 06-May-1861 06-Feb-1931 Calcutta India -
46 1929-1930 Jawaharlal Nehru 14-Nov-1889 27-May-1964 Lahore India Bharat Ratna (1955)
47 1931 Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel 31-Oct-1875 15-Dec-1950 Karachi India Bharat Ratna (1991)
48 1932 (3rd term) Madan Mohan Malaviya 25-Dec-1861 12-Nov-1946 Delhi India Bharat Ratna (2015)
49 1933 Nellie Sengupta 12-Jan-1886 23-Oct-1973 Calcutta England -
50 1934-1935 Rajendra Prasad 03-Dec-1884 28-Feb-1963 Bombay India Bharat Ratna (1962)
51 1936-1937 (2nd term) Jawaharlal Nehru 14-Nov-1889 27-May-1964 Lucknow, Faizpur India Bharat Ratna (1955)
52 1938 Subhas Chandra Bose 23-Jan-1897 18-Aug-1945 Haripura India -
53 1939 Subhas Chandra Bose (Resigned) 23-Jan-1897 18-Aug-1945 Tripuri India -
53 1939 Rajendra Prasad (Replaced S.C. Bose; 2nd term) 03-Dec-1884 28-Feb-1963 Tripuri India Bharat Ratna (1962)
54 1940-1945 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad 11-Nov-1888 22-Feb-1958 Ramgarh India Bharat Ratna (1992)
55 1946 (3rd term) Jawaharlal Nehru 14-Nov-1889 27-May-1964   India Bharat Ratna (1955)
56 1947 Jivatram Bhagwandas Kripalani 11-Nov-1888 19-Mar-1982 Meerut India -
57 1948-1949 Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya 24-Nov-1880 17-Dec-1959 Jaipur India -
58 1950 Purushottam Das Tandon 01-Aug-1882 01-Jul-1962 Nasik India Bharat Ratna (1961)
59 1951-1954 (4th term) Jawaharlal Nehru 14-Nov-1889 27-May-1964   India Bharat Ratna (1955)
60 1955-1959 Uchharangrai Navalshankar Dhebar 21-Sep-1905 1977   India Padma Vibhushan (1973)
61 1959 Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi 19-Nov-1917 31-Oct-1984   India Bharat Ratna (1971) Bangladesh Freedom Honour (2011)
62 1960-1963 Neelam Sanjiva Reddy 19-May-1913 01-Jun-1996 Bangalore (1960), Bhavnagar (1961), Patna (1962) India -
63 1964-1967 Kumaraswami Kamaraj 15-Jul-1903 02-Oct-1975   India Bharat Ratna (1976) Copper Bond Award (1972)
64 1968-1969 Siddavanahalli Nijalingappa 10-Dec-1902 08-Aug-2000 Hyderabad (1968) Faridabad (1969) India -
65 1970-1971 Jagjivan Ram 05-Apr-1908 06-Jul-1986 Bombay India -
66 1972-1974 Shankar Dayal Sharma 19-Aug-1918 26-Dec-1999 Calcutta India -
67 1975-1977 Dev Kant Barooah 22-Feb-1914 28-Jan-1996 Chandigarh India -
68 1977-1978 Kasu Brahmananda Reddy 28-Jul-1909 20-May-1994   India -
69 1978-1984 Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi 19-Nov-1917 31-Oct-1984 New Delhi (1978) Calcutta (1983) India Bharat Ratna (1971) Bangladesh Freedom Honour (2011)
70 1985-1991 Rajiv Gandhi 20-Aug-1944 21-May-1991 Bombay (1985) India Bharat Ratna (1991)
71 1991-1996 Pamulaparthi Venkata Narasimha Rao 28-Jun-1921 23-Dec-2004 Tirupati (1992) India -
72 1996-1998 Sitaram Kesri 15-Nov-1919 24-Oct-2000 Calcutta (1997) India -
73 1999-2017 Sonia Gandhi 09-Dec-1946     Italy -
74 2017-2019 Rahul Gandhi 19-Jun-1970     India -
75 2019-Present (2nd term) Sonia Gandhi 09-Dec-1946     Italy -