RBI Governors list in India update 1935 to 2018

RBI Governor’s list in India

The RBI governors make an important list of gk for any bank exam and insurance exam. Questions from the RBI governors make any kind of general awareness test. It also helps in exams like Sbi Clark, Railway, Group D, Sbi Po, Group C, SSC, etc.

RBI full name Reserve Bank of India, established in 1935 and RBI launched its headquarters in Calcutta on April 1, 1935. RBI has also been known as the central bank of our country. The RBI is headed by a Governor of the Central Board 1, 4 Vice Governors, a government official appointed by the Government of India.

RBI Governors 2018 update

 (Name of the Governor — Began —- Ended —- Duration)

  1. Urjit Patel —- 4 September 2016 —- Till Now —- 1 year, 178 days
  2. Raghuram Rajan —- 4 September 2013 —- 4 September 2016 —- 3 years, 0 days
  3. D. Subbarao —- 5 September 2008 —- 4 September 2013 —- 4 years, 364 days
  4. Y. V. Reddy —- 6 September 2003 —- 5 September 2008 —- 4 years, 365 days
  5. Bimal Jalan —- 22 November 1997 —- 6 September 2003 —- 5 years, 288 days
  6. C. Rangarajan —- 22 December 1992 —- 21 November 1997 —- 4 years, 334 days
  7. S. Venkitaramanan —- 22 December 1990 —- 21 December 1992 —- 1 year, 365 days
  8. R. N. Malhotra —- 4 February 1985 —- 22 December 1990 —- 5 years, 321 days
  9. Amitav Ghosh —- 15 January 1985 —- 4 February 1985 —- 20 days
  10. Manmohan Singh —- 16 September 1982 —- 14 January 1985 —- 2 years, 120 days
  11. I. G. Patel —- 1 December 1977 —- 15 September 1982 —- 4 years, 288 days
  12. M. Narasimham —- 3 May 1977 —- 30 November 1977 —- 211 days
  13. K. R. Puri —- 20 August 1975 —- 2 May 1977 —- 1 year, 255 days
  14. N. C. Sen Gupta —- 19 May 1975 —- 19 August 1975 —- 92 days
  15. S. Jagannathan —- 16 June 1970 — 19 May 1975 —- 4 years, 337 days
  16. B. N. Adarkar —- 4 May 1970 —- 15 June 1970 —- 42 days
  17. L. K. Jha —- 1 July 1967 —- 3 May 1970 —- 2 years, 306 days
  18. P. C. Bhattacharya —- 1 March 1962 —- 30 June 1967 —- 5 years, 121 days
  19. H. V. R. Iyengar —- 1 March 1957 —- 28 February 1962 —- 4 years, 364 days
  20. K. G. Ambegaonkar —- 14 January 1957 —- 28 February 1957 —- 45 days
  21. Benegal Rama Rau —- 1 July 1949 —- 14 January 1957 7 years —- 197 days
  22. C. D. Deshmukh —- 11 August 1943 —- 30 June 1949 —- 5 years, 323 days
  23. James Braid Taylor —- 1 July 1937 —- 17 February 1943 —- 5 years, 231 days
  24. Osborne Smith —- 1 April 1935 —- 30 June 1937 —- 2 years, 90 days