Indian Leaders on TIME Magazine Covers



3. Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel:

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel was an Indian barrister and statesman. Patel was one of the leaders of the Indian National Congress, and one of the founding fathers of India. He is known to be a social leader of India and was on the magazine's cover in its January 27, 1947 cover.

 

4. Jawaharlal Nehru:

India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru has also been featured on the cover of TIME magazine around seven times. He was on the magazine's cover in its August 24, 1942 issue, October 17, 1949 issue, May 7, 1951 issue, July 30, 1956 issue, December 14, 1959. In the November 30, 1962 issue the covers depicts the 1962 Sino-Indian war, and also features the Chairman of the Chinese Communist Party, Mao Zedong in the background.