List of Marathi people

This is a list of notable Marathi people an ethnolinguistic group that speaks Marathi, an Indo-Aryan language as their native language.

Rulers and generals[edit]

The Ancient Kingdoms
The Bhosales (Maharashtra)
The Peshwe
The Bhosales (Thanjavur-Tamil Nadu)
The Holkars (Indore-Madhya Pradesh)
The Shinde/Scindia (Gwalior-Madhya Pradesh)
The Newalkars (Rulers of Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh)
The Gaekwad (Baroda-Gujarat)

Historic warriors[edit]

During 17th century and Shivaji's reign
Mahadaji Shinde restored the Maratha domination on northern India
During 18th century and Peshwa rule
The 27 year war - India's longest fought war (1680 - 1707)
Leaders of Anglo Maratha Wars I,II,III (1775 - 1818)

Indian Independence Movement[edit]

Leaders of Ist War of Indian Independence (1857)
Revolutionaries
Father of Indian Unrest
Father of Indian Armed Struggle
First Political Murder in Indian Freedom Struggle
Others

Humanitarians[edit]

Father of Renaissance of Western India
Reformers
Social Activists
Philanthropists

Defence Leaders[edit]

Army
Navy
Air Force

Religion and spirituality[edit]

Father of Hindu Nationalism in India
Others

Politics[edit]

Speaker of Lok Sabha
First Female President of India
Deputy Prime Minister Of India
Others
United Kingdom & Irish Politics
American Politics

Bureaucrats & Diplomats[edit]

Leo Varadkar- Irish Fine Gael politician and the current Taoiseach
Yashwant Narayan Sukthankar was the second Cabinet Secretary of India.
Foreign Service
Indian Administrative Service
Indian Civil Service

Founder, Jurists & Lawyers[edit]

Father of Indian Constitution

Business, Trade & Industries[edit]

Baba Kalyani was chairman and managing director of Bharat Forge.
Father of Indian Trade Union Movement
Others

Fiscal Policy Leaders[edit]

Conceptualizer of RBI
RBI Governers
Economists

Academicians[edit]

India's First Women University
First Female Teacher of India
Pioneer in Women Education
Indologists
Others

Sciences[edit]

Dr. Anandi Gopal Joshi, first Indian lady doctor.
Astrophysicists Jayant Narlikar

Chemistry[edit]

Earth sciences[edit]

First Indian Women to Antarctica
Others

Engineering and technology[edit]

Father of Indian Super Computers
Others

Mathematics and statistics[edit]

Medicine and surgery[edit]

First Indian Female Physician
First Indian Female to receive PhD
Others

Physics[edit]

Industrial design[edit]

Arts[edit]

Cinema and theatre[edit]

Dadasaheb Phalke, is credited as "The Father of Indian Cinema", made India's first full-length feature Raja Harishchandra

Rajinikanth -Shivaji Rao Gaekwad
Nana Patekar
Dr. Vidyadhar Oke with 22-microtone harmonium

First Indian to receive the Oscar - Bhanu Athaiya

First Female Actress of India - Durgabai Kamat

Actors
Actresses
Ashutosh Gowariker, directed Lagaan (nominated for Oscars, has 5 filmfare, 7 international awards)[28][29]
Directors
Models and beauty pageant winners

Literature[edit]

Playwright Vijay Tendulkar

Columnists and journalists[edit]

Historians[edit]

Other applied arts[edit]

Photographers
Costume/Fashion Designers
Production Designers
Make Up Artists
Father of Indian Comic Books
Cartoonists
Sculptors
Painters

Music[edit]

Hindustani classical music[edit]

Music directors[edit]

Modern music[edit]

Singers[edit]

Sports[edit]

Cricket[edit]

Others[edit]

Outside Maharashtra[edit]

Thanjavur
Uttarkhand
United Kingdom & Ireland
United States

Awardee[edit]

Ramon Magsaysay - Asia's Noble
Bharat Ratna - Highest Civilian Award
Param Vir Chakra / Victoria Cross - Highest Military Decoration
Dada Saheb Phalke - Lifetime Contribution to Cinema
Jnanpith Award - Outstanding Contribution towards Literature
Academy Award - The "Oscar"
Fellow of Royal Society
Templeton award

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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