• Born : 12th March, 1913 • Died : 25th November, 1984
- Was a great Freedom Fighter.
- Took active part in Non-co-operation Movement (1930) of Mahatma Gandhi.
- Took part in 'Quit India' Movement (1942).
- Was the Chief Minister of bilingual Bombay State in 1956 and Maharashtra State in 1960.
- Worked as Minister with various portfolios of Defence, Home, Finance and Foreign Affairs in Central Government.
- Worked as the Deputy Prime Minister from 1979-1980.