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This is a list of notable Indian people from Punjab.

Contents

Nobel laureatesEdit

Military leadersEdit

Indian Armed ForcesEdit

Air ForceEdit

ArmyEdit

NavyEdit

Military Gallantry Award winnersEdit

British Indian ArmyEdit

Victoria CrossEdit

Indian Armed ForcesEdit

Param Veer Chakra (PVC)Edit

Maha Veer Chakra (MVC)Edit

Early modern eraEdit

BusinessEdit

 
Sunil Bharti Mittal is the chairman and managing director of Bharti Telecom.

ArtistsEdit

Educators and scientistsEdit

AstronautsEdit

BollywoodEdit

HistoryEdit

FolkloreEdit

Religious and spiritual figuresEdit

WritersEdit

JournalistsEdit

Tamil cinemaEdit

ModelsEdit

MusiciansEdit

Revolutionaries and Freedom FightersEdit

PoliticiansEdit

SportspersonsEdit

CricketEdit

 
Harbhajan, pictured here bowling in the nets

HockeyEdit

Field hockeyEdit

AthleticsEdit

GolfEdit

WrestlingEdit

 
The "Great" Gama

FightersEdit

  • Akshay Kumar, real name Rajeev Bhatia, black belt in karate; film actor
  • Veeru Devgan, father of Ajay Devgan, action and stunt designer

ShootingEdit

BasketballEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.gatewayforindia.com/entertainment/amrishpuri.htm
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20071211120409/http://164.100.24.209/newls/Biography.aspx?mpsno=197 Parliamentary Biography
  3. ^ http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/alexanderpeople/g/Porus.htm
  4. ^ http://www.livius.org/pn-po/porus/porus.htm
  5. ^ "Olympian athlete Ajmer Singh passed away". The Times of India. Jan 27, 2010.