Born Narendra Damodardas Modi on 17 September 1950 in Vadnagar, Gujarat, India
Sculpted from a sitting on 19 February 2016
- Narendra Modi is the fifteenth Prime Minister of India and is the first Prime Minister to have been born in independent India.
- He is the second most followed politician on social media after US President Barack Obama. In his congratulatory phone call to Modi, PM Cameron remarked that it was "great talking to someone who just got more votes than any other politician anywhere in the universe."
- Did you know Modi has published poetry and retains an ardent interest in spirituality?