Pratibha Patil

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Pratibha Patil
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12th President of India
In office
July 25, 2007 – July 25, 2012
Vice Presidentnone
Preceded byA. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Succeeded byPranab Mukherjee
Governor of Rajasthan
In office
November 8 2004 – July 23 2007
Preceded byMadan Lal Khurana
Succeeded byA. R. Kidwai
Personal details
Born (1934-12-19) December 19, 1934 (age 83)
Nadgaon, Maharashtra, India
Political partyIndian National Congress
Spouse(s)Devisingh Ransingh Shekhawat
ReligionHindu

Pratibha Patil (born 19 December 1934) is an Indian politician. She was the first woman to become the President of India serving from 2007 through 2012.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Reals, Tucker (21 July 2007). "India's First Woman President Elected". CBS News. [1]