Banaras Hindu University

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Discover the notable alumni of Banaras Hindu University. The list includes people like Bhupen Hazarika, C. N. R. Rao, Robert M. Pirsig, Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar & Jayant Narlikar. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, scientists, intellectuals & academics, media personalities and film & theater personalities etc.
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 1 
Harivansh Rai Bachchan
(Indian Poet and Writer of the 'Nayi Kavita Literary Movement' Best Known for His Early Work 'Madhushala')
Harivansh Rai Bachchan
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: January 18, 2003
 2 
Bhupen Hazarika
(Musician, Singer, Poet, Filmmaker, Lyricist)
Bhupen Hazarika
22
Birthdate: September 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sadiya
Died: November 5, 2011
 3 
Badshah
(Rapper)
Badshah
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 19, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Delhi, India
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 4 
C. N. R. Rao
(Chemist)
C. N. R. Rao
12
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 30, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India
 5 
Ram Manohar Lohia
(Indian Politician and Independence Movement Activist)
Ram Manohar Lohia
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Akbarpur, India
Died: October 12, 1967
 6 
Robert M. Pirsig
(Writer, Philosopher)
Robert M. Pirsig
2
Birthdate: September 6, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Minneapolis, U.S.
Died: April 24, 2017
 7 
Jagjivan Ram
(Indian politician)
Jagjivan Ram
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chandwa, India
Died: July 6, 1986
 8 
Jayant Narlikar
(Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Scientist, University teacher, Science fiction writer)
Jayant Narlikar
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kolhapur
 9 
Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar
(Father of research laboratories)
Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 21, 1894
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bhera
Died: January 1, 1955
 10 
Manoj Tiwari
(Indian Actor and Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha)
Manoj Tiwari
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 1, 1971
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sasaram, Bihar, India
 11 
Udupi Ramachandra Rao
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 10, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Udupi district, Karnataka, India
Died: July 24, 2017
 12 
Koenraad Elst
(Flemish Right Wing Hindutva Author)
Koenraad Elst
1
Birthdate: August 7, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leuven
 13 
Krishan Kant
(Politician)
Krishan Kant
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 28, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kot Mohammad Khan, Punjab Province, India
Died: July 27, 2002
 14 
Raimon Panikkar
(Spanish Roman Catholic Priest)
Raimon Panikkar
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 2, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
Died: August 26, 2010
 15 
Ved Prakash Goyal
(Politician)
Ved Prakash Goyal
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1926 AD
Birthplace: Karnal, Punjab, British India
Died: December 17, 2008
 16 
Colin Turnbull
(Anthropologist)
Colin Turnbull
0
Birthdate: November 23, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Died: July 28, 1994
 17 
B. P. Koirala
(Politician)
B. P. Koirala
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 8, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Varanasi, India
Died: July 21, 1982
 18 
Rajendra Lahiri
(Revolutionary)
Rajendra Lahiri
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pabna District, Bangladesh
Died: December 17, 1927
 19 
Kailesh Jagutpal
(Politician)
Kailesh Jagutpal
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Grand Bois, Mauritius