LIST OF THE RECIPIENTS OF THE JAWAHARLAL NEHRU AWARD
NUMBER NAME YEAR
1 U Thant 1965
2 Martin Luther King Jr. (Posthumous) 1966
3 Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan 1967
4 Yehudi Menuhin 1968
5 Mother Teresa 1969
6 Kenneth D. Kaunda 1970
7 Josip Broz Tito 1971
8 Andre Malraux 1972
9 Julius K. Nyerere 1973
10 Raul Prebisch 1974
11 Jonas Salk 1975
12 Giuseppe Tucci 1976
13 Tulsi Meherji Shrestha 1977
14 Nichidatsu Fujii 1978
15 Nelson Mandela 1979
16 Barbara Ward 1980
17 Alva and Gunnar Myrdal (Jointly) 1981
18 Leopold Sedar Senghor 1982
19 Bruno Kreisky 1983
20 Indira Gandhi (Posthumous) 1984
21 Olof Palme (Posthumous) 1985
22 Javier Perez de Cuellar 1987
23 Yasser Arafat 1988
24 Robert Gabriel Mugabe 1989
25 Helmut Kohl 1990
26 Aruna Asaf Ali 1991
27 Maurice F. Strong 1992
28 Aung San Suu Kyi 1993
29 Mahathir Bin Mohamad 1994
30 Hosni Mubarak 1995
31 Goh Chok Tong 2003
32 Sultan Qaboos Bin Said al Said 2004
33 Wangari Muta Maathai 2005
34 Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva 2006
35 Olafur Ragnar Grimsson 2007
36 Angela Dorothea Merkel 2009
Note: No awards were given in 1986 and during the years 1996-2002.