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 Former Vice Presidents of India
Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
In Office: 13 May 1952 thru 12 May 1962
Dr. Zakir Hussain
In Office: 13 May 1962 thru 12 May 1967
Sh. Varahagiri Venkata Giri
In Office: 13 May 1967 thru 3 May 1969
Sh. Gopal Swarup Pathak
In Office: 31 August 1969 thru 30 August 1974
Sh. Basappa Danappa Jatti
In Office: 31 August 1974 thru 30 August 1979
Justice Muhammad Hidayat Ullah
In Office: 31 August 1979 thru 30 August 1984
Sh. Ramaswamy Venkataraman
In Office: 31 August 1984 thru 27 July 1987
Sh. Shankar Dayal Sharma
In Office: 3 September 1987 thru 24 July 1992
Sh. Kocheril Raman Narayanan
In Office: 21 August 1992 thru 24 July 1997
Sh. Krishan Kant
In Office: 21 August 1997 thru 27 July 2002
Sh. Bhairon Singh Shekhawat
In Office: 19 August 2002 thru 21 July 2007

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