List of Indian Personalities and their Nicknames

Civil Services IAS Exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission annually. It is conducted in three stages- Prelims, Mains, and interview. Nowadays, the nature of questions asked in UPSC IAS Exam is purely factual. This trend has been seen from 2014 itself. In this article, we are discussing the nickname of great personalities. Not only for UPSC Civil Services IAS Exam, this will be helpful for SSC CGL, CDS (I) & CDS (II), SSC CHL, NDA and other examinations.  Nicknames are generally asked in the all competitive exams in the general knowledge segment. This will help your competitive exam preparation.

 

Nickname

Personality

Acharya

Vinoba Bhave

Adi Kavi

Valmeeki

Ajatshatru

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Akbar of Kashmir

Jainul Abdin

Andhra Kesari

T Prakasam

Anna

C N Annadurai

Babuji

Javjeevan Ram

Badshah Khan / Frontier Gandhi

Abdul Ghaffar Khan

Bangabandhu

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Bapu

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Bengal Kesari

Ashutosh Mukherji

Bengal Tiger

Bipin Chandrapal & Saurav Ganguli

Bihar Kesri

Dr. Srikrishna Singh

Bihar Vibhuti

Dr. Anurag Narayan Singh

Bismark of India

Vallabhai Patel

Biswa Kavi

Rabindranath Tagore

Buddha

Siddhartha Gautama

C R

C Rajagopalachari

Chacha

Jawaharlal Nehru

Deenabandhu

C F Andrews

Desabandhu

C R Das

Desh Ratna

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Deshbandhu

Chitta Ranjan Das

Deshpriya

Yatindra Mohan Sengupta

Father of Gujrat

Ravi Sankar Maharaj

Father of Nation (India)

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Flying Sikh

Milkha Singh

Frontier Gandhi

Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

Gandhiji

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Grand Old Man of India

Dadabhai Naoroji

Grandfather of Indian Films

Dhundiraj Govind Fhalke

Gurudev

Rabindranath Tagore

Guruji

M S Gohlwalkar

Haryana Hurricane

Kapil Dev

Hockey Wizard

Dhyan Chand

Indian Machiavelli

Chanakya

Iron Lady of India

Indira Gandhi

Iron Man

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

J P

Jayaprakash Narayan

Jana Nayak

Karpuri Thakur

Kaviguru

Rabindranath Tagore

King Maker of Indian History

Sayyed Bandhu

Kuvempu

K.V.Puttappa

Lal, Bal, Pal

Lala Lajpat Rai, Bal Ganghadhar Tilak and Bipin Chandra Pal

Light of Asia

Sreebuddha

Lion of Kashmir

Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah

Lion of Maratha

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Little Master

Sunil Gavaskar

Lokmanya

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Loknayak

Jayaprakash Narayan

Machiavelli of India

Chanakya

Magician of Hockey

Dhyanchand

Mahamana

Madan Mohan Malaviya

Man of Destiny

Napolean Bonaparte

Man of Iron

Vallabhai Patel

Man of Peace

Lal Bahadur Shastri

Morning Star of India Renaissance

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Napolean of India

Samudragupta

Netaji

Subhash Chandra Bose

Netaji

Subhash Chandra Bose

Nightingale of India

Sarojini Naidu

Panditji

Jawaharlal Nehru

Panjab Kesari

Lala Lajpat Rai

Payyoli Express

P. T. Usha

Prince of Kolkata

Saurav Ganguly

Priyadarshini

Indira Gandhi

Punjab Kesari

Lala Lajpat Rai

Rajaji

C Rajagopalachari

Rajarshee

Purushottam Das tandon

Sahid-e-Azam

Bhagat Singh

Saint of Sabarmati

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Saint of the Gutters

mother Teresa

Shakespere of India

Kalidasa

Sher-e-Kashmir

Sheikh Abdullah

Sparrow

Major General Rajinder Singh

Strong Man of India

Vallabhai Patel

Swar Kokila

Lata Mangeshkar

Tau

Chaudhury Devi Lal

The Little Master

Sachin Tendulkar

Tiger of Mysore

Tipu Sultan

Tota-e-Hind

Amir Khushro

Udanpari

P.T.Usha

Young Turk

Chandra Sekhar

 

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