List of governors of Uttar Pradesh

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Governor of Uttar Pradesh
उत्तर प्रदेश के राज्यपाल
Chief Minister of Gujarat Anandiben Patel.jpg
Incumbent
Anandiben Patel

since 20 July 2019
StyleHis Excellency
ResidenceRaj Bhavan; Lucknow
AppointerPresident of India
Term lengthFive Years
Inaugural holderSarojini Naidu (Independent India)
Sir Harcourt Butler (Pre-Independent India)
Formation15 August 1947; 71 years ago (1947-08-15)
Websitehttp://upgovernor.nic.in/
Location Of Uttar Pradesh In India.

Following is the list of Governors of Uttar Pradesh; this also includes Governors of United Provinces of Pre- Independent India as well as Independent India from 15 August 1947 to 25 January 1950. The province was renamed Uttar Pradesh on 26 January 1950, headed by the Governor of Uttar Pradesh.

List of Governors[edit]

# Name Took Office Left Office
English Hindi
Governors of United Provinces (1921-14 August 1947)
1 Sir Harcourt (Spencer) Butler सर हरकोर्ट (स्पेंसर) बटलर 3 January 1921 21 December 1922
2 Sir William S. Marris सर विलियम मॉरिस 21 December 1922 13 August 1926
1 December 1926 14 January 1928
3 Sir Alexander Phillips Muddiman सर अलेक्जेंडर फिलिप्स मुद्दिमान 15 January 1928 17 June 1928
4 Sir William Malcolm Hailey सर विलियम मेलकॉम हैले 10 August 1928 21 December 1928
22 April 1929 16 October 1930
19 April 1931 6 April 1933
27 November 1933 5 December 1934
5 Sir Harry Graham Haig सर हैरी ग्रैहम हैग 6 December 1934 16 May 1938
17 September 1938 6 December 1939
6 Sir Maurice Garnier Hallett सर मॉरिस गार्नियर हैलट 7 December 1939 6 December 1945
7 Sir Francis Verner Wylie सर फ्रांसिस वर्नर वायली 7 December 1945 14 August 1947
Governors of United Provinces
(15 August 1947-25 January 1950)
8 Sarojini Naidu सरोजिनी नायडू 15 August 1947 2 March 1949
- Justice B.B. Malik (Acting) बी. बी. मलिक 3 March 1949 1 May 1949
9 Hormasji Peroshaw Modi एच. पी. मोदी 2 May 1949 25 January 1950
Governors of Uttar Pradesh (26 January 1950-Present)
9
(contd.)
Hormasji Peroshaw Mody एच. पी. मोदी 26 January 1950 1 June 1952
10 Kanhaiyalal Maneklal Munshi कन्हैयालाल माणिकलाल मुंशी 2 June 1952 9 June 1957
11 Varahgiri Venkatgiri वराहगिरी वेंकटगिरी 10 June 1957 30 June 1960
12 Burgula Ramakrishna Rao बी. रामकृष्ण राव 1 July 1960 15 April 1962
13 Biswanath Das बिश्वनाथ दास 16 April 1962 30 April 1967
14 Bezwada Gopala Reddy बेजवाड़ा गोपाल रेड्डी 1 May 1967 30 June 1972
- Shashi Kant Varma (Acting) [1] शशि कांत वर्मा 1 July 1972 13 November 1972
15 Akbar Ali Khan अकबर अली खान 14 November 1972 24 October 1974
16 Marri Chenna Reddy मैरी चेन्ना रेड्डी 25 October 1974 1 October 1977
17 Ganpatrao Devji Tapase गणपतराव देवजी तापसे 2 October 1977 27 February 1980
18 Chandeshwar Prasad Narayan Singh चंदेश्वर प्रसाद नारायण सिंह 28 February 1980 31 March 1985
19 Mohammed Usman Arif मोहम्मद उस्मान आरिफ 31 March 1985 11 February 1990
20 B. Satya Narayan Reddy बी. सत्य नारायण रेड्डी 12 February 1990 25 May 1993
21 Motilal Vora मोतीलाल वोरा 26 May 1993 3 May 1996
- Mohammad Shafi Qureshi (Acting) मोहम्मद शफी कुरैशी 3 May 1996 19 July 1996
22 Romesh Bhandari रोमेश भंडारी 19 July 1996 17 March 1998
- Mohammad Shafi Qureshi (Acting) मोहम्मद शफी कुरैशी 17 March 1998 19 April 1998
23 Suraj Bhan सूरज भान 20 April 1998 23 November 2000
24 Vishnu Kant Shastri विष्णु कांत शास्त्री 24 November 2000 2 July 2004
- Sudarshan Agrawal (Acting) सुदर्शन अग्रवाल 3 July 2004 7 July 2004
25 T. V. Rajeswar टी. वी. राजेश्वर 8 July 2004 27 July 2009
26 Banwari Lal Joshi बनवारी लाल जोशी 28 July 2009 17 June 2014
- Aziz Qureshi (acting) अज़ीज़ कुरैशी 17 June 2014 21 July 2014
27 Ram Naik राम नाइक 22 July 2014 20 July 2019
28 Anandiben Patel आनंदीबेन पटेल 20 July 2019 Incumbent

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uttar Pradesh Vidhanparishad". Upvidhanparishad.nic.in. Retrieved 23 April 2019.

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