Name: Narendra Modi
Full Name: Narendra Damodardas Modi
Other Name: Modi
Famous for: He is an Indian politician serving as the 16th and current Prime Minister of India since 2014. He was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2001 to 2014, and is the Member of Parliament for Varanasi. Modi, a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is a Hindu nationalist and member of the right-wing Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
City and State: Vadnagar, Bombay State, India
Date of Birth: 17- Sep-1950.
Occupation: politician, Hindu nationalist.
Parents: Hiraben Modi (mother),Damodardas Mulchand Modi(Father).
Key people: Jashodaben Narendrabhai Modi (Wife).
-Best Chief Minister in a 2007 nationwide survey by India Today
-He was awarded Indian of the Year by CNN-IBN news network in 2014
-Order of Abdulaziz Al Saud(Member Special Class, The highest civilian honour of Saudi Arabia)
-State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan(The highest civilian honour of Afghanistan)
-Grand Collar of the State of Palestine(The highest civilian honour of Palestine for foreign dignitaries)
-In March 2012, he appeared on the cover of the Asian edition of Time Magazine, one of the few Indian politicians to have done so.
-In 2014, 2015 and 2017, he was named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World.
-He was also declared winner of the Time magazine reader’s poll for Person of the Year in 2014 and as well as in 2016
-Forbes Magazine ranked him the 15th-Most-Powerful Person in the World in 2014 and the 9th-Most-Powerful Person in the World in 2015 and 2016.
-In 2015, Modi was ranked the 13th-Most-Influential Person in the World by Bloomberg Markets Magazine.
-In the same year he was named one of Time’s “30 Most Influential People on the Internet” as the second-most-followed politician on Twitter and Facebook
-Modi was ranked fifth on Fortune Magazine’s first annual list of the “World’s Greatest Leaders” in 2015
-In 2016, a wax statue of Modi was unveiled at Madame Tussaud Wax Museum in London