Karan Singh

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Birthday
9, 1931
Birthplace
Cannes, France
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Birthday
9, 1931 (age 88)
Birthplace
Cannes, France

About

This Indian National Congress Party leader held office as Governor of India's Jammu and Kashmir state and went on to serve in the Rajya Sabha house of the Indian Parliament.

Before Fame

After graduating from Sri Pratap College Srinagar, he earned graduate political science degrees from Delhi University.

Trivia

He was the 2005 recipient of the prestigious Padma Vibhushan honor.

Family Life

He was born in Cannes, France, to Jammu and Kashmir ruler Hari Singh.

Associated With

He and Omar Abdullah both represented Jammu and Kashmir in the Indian Parliament; Abdullah served in the lower house and Singh in the upper.