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Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
6th President of India
In office
25 July 1977 – 25 July 1982
Prime Minister Morarji Desai
Charan Singh
Indira Gandhi
Vice President B. D. Jatti
Mohammad Hidayatullah
Preceded by B. D. Jatti (Acting)
Succeeded by Zail Singh
4th Speaker of the Lok Sabha
In office
17 March 1967 – 19 July 1969
Deputy R.K. Khadilkar
Preceded by Sardar Hukam Singh
Succeeded by Gurdial Singh Dhillon
In office
26 March 1977 – 13 July 1977
Deputy Godey Murahari
Preceded by Bali Ram Bhagat
Succeeded by K. S. Hegde
1st Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
In office
12 March 1962 – 20 February 1964
Governor Bhim Sen Sachar
Satyawant Mallannah Shrinagesh
Preceded by Damodaram Sanjivayya
Succeeded by Kasu Brahmananda Reddy
In office
1 November 1956 – 11 January 1960
Governor Chandulal Madhavlal Trivedi
Bhim Sen Sachar
Succeeded by Damodaram Sanjivayya
Secretary General of the Non-Aligned Movement
In office
7 March 1982 – 11 March 1983
Preceded by Fidel Castro
Succeeded by Zail Singh
Personal details
Born (1913-05-19)19 May 1913
Illur, Anantapur District, Madras Presidency, British India
(now in Andhra Pradesh, India)
Died 1 June 1996(1996-06-01) (aged 83)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Political party Janata Party (since 1977)
Other political
Indian National Congress (before 1977)
Spouse(s) Neelam Nagaratnamma
Alma mater University of Madras

Neelam Sanjiva Reddy (19 May 1913 – 1 June 1996) was an Indian politician. He was the sixth President of India from 1977 to 1982. He was the Speaker of the Lok Sabha from 1967 to 1969 and again in 1977.

Reddy died on 1 June 1996 from pneumonia in Bangalore, Karnataka at the age of 83.

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