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Previous Governors List

(Recent Listed First)
* From 1960 when the Maharashtra State was formed, the designation of the Governor changed into Governor of Maharashtra.
Before 1960, the designation of the Governor was 'The Governor of Bombay'.
Officiating Governors not listed.
Governor Period
From To
76. Shri S. C. Jamir 19th July 2008 21st Jan 2010
75. Shri S. M. Krishna 6th Dec 2004 8th Mar 2008
74. Shri Mohammed Fazal 10th Oct 2002 5th Dec 2004
73. Dr.P. C. Alexander 12th Jan 1993 13th Jul 2002
72. Shri C. Subramaniam 15th Feb 1990 9th Jan 1993
71. Shri K. Brahmananda Reddy 20th Feb 1988 18th Jan 1990
70. Dr. Shanker Dayal Sharma 3rd Apr 1986 2nd Sep 1987
69. Shri Kona Prabhakar Rao 31st May 1985 2nd Apr 1986
68. Air Chief Marshal I. H. Latif 6th Mar 1982 16th Apr 1985
67. Air Chief Marshal O.P.Mehra 3th Nov 1980 5th Mar 1982
66. Shri Sadiq Ali 30th Apr 1977 3th Nov 1980
65. Shri Ali Yavar Jung 26th Feb 1970 11th Dec 1976
64. Dr. P.V. Cherian 14th Nov 1964 8th Nov 1969
63. Shrimati Vijayalakshmi Pandit 28th Nov 1962 18th Oct 1964
62. Dr. P. Subbarayan 17th Apr 1962 6th Oct 1962
61. Shri Sri Prakasa 10th Dec 1956 16th Apr 1962
60. Dr. Hare Krishna Mahtab 2nd Mar 1955 14th Oct 1956
59. Sir Girija Shankar Bajpai 30th May 1952 5th Dec 1954
58. Raja Maharaj Singh 6th Jan 1948 30th May 1952
57. The Rt. Hon. Sir John Colville 24th Mar 1943 5 Jan 1948
56. Sir Roger Lumley 18th Sep 1937 24th Mar 1943
55. The Rt. Hon. Lord Brabourne 9th Dec 1933 18th Sep 1936
54. Maj. Gen. The Rt. Hon. Sir Frederick Stykes 9th Dec 1928 9th Dec 1933
53. The Rt. Hon. Sir Leslie Orme Wilson 10th Dec 1923 8th Dec 1928
52. Sir G. A. Lloyd 16th Dec 1918 10 Dec 1923
51. The Rt. Hon. Lord Willingdon of Ratton 5th Apr 1913 16th Dec 1918
50. B. T. Colonel, Sir G.S. Clarke 18th Oct 1907 5th Apr 1913
49. The Rt. Hon. Lord Lamington 12th Dec 1903 27th Jul 1907
48. The Rt. Hon. Lord Northcote of Exeter 17th Feb 1900 5th Sep 1903
47. The Rt. Hon. Lord Sandhurst 18th Feb 1895 16th Feb 1900
46. The Rt. Hon. Lord Harris 12th Apr 1890 16th Feb 1895
45. Sir Rt. Hon. Lord Reay 30th Mar 1885 12 Apr 1890
44. Sir J. Fergusson 28th Apr 1880 27th Mar 1885
43. Sir R. Temple 30th Apr 1877 13 Mar 1880
42. Sir P. E. Wodehouse 6th May 1872 30th Apr 1877
41. The Rt. Hon. Sir W.R.S.V. Fitzgerald 6th Mar 1867 6th May 1872
40. Sir H.B.E. Frere 24th Apr 1862 6th Mar 1867
39. Sir G.R. Clerk 11th May 1860 24th Apr 1862
38. The Rt. Hon. Lord Elphinstone 26th Dec 1853 11 May 1860

37. The Rt. Hon. Viscount Falkland

1st May 1848 26th Dec 1853
36. Sir G.R. Clerk 23rd Jan 1846 1st May 1848
35. Lt. Gen. Sir G. Arthur 9th Jun 1842 5th Aug 1846
34. Maj. Gen. Sir J. Rivett-Carnac 31st May 1839 27th Apr 1841
33. Sir R. Grant 1st Mar 1835 9th Jul 1838
32. The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Clare 21st Mar 1831 17th Mar 1835
31. Lt. Gen. Sir T.S. Beckwith 1st Dec 1830 15th Jan 1831
30. Maj. Gen. Sir J. Malcom 1st Nov 1827 1st Dec 1830
29. The Hon. M. Elphinstone 1st Nov 1819 1st Nov 1827
28. The Rt. Hon Sir E Nepean 12th  Aug 1812 1st  Nov 1819
27. G. Brown 11th  Aug 1811 12th  Aug 1812
26. J Duncan 27th Dec 1795 11 Aug 1811
25. The Hon. George Dick 1st Nov 1793 3 Sept 1795 ( *)
25. The Hon. Maj. Genl. Sir Robert  Abercromby K. B. 21st Jan 1790 28th Oct 1793
24. The Hon. Maj. Genl. Sir William Medows K. B. 6th Sept. 1788 21 Jan 1790
23. The Hon. Rawson  Hart  Boddam 1st Jan 1784 9th Jan 1788
22. The Hon. William Hornby 25th Feb 1771 1st Jan 1784
21. The Hon. Thomas  Hodges 27th Jan 1767 23th Feb 1771
20. The Hon. Charles Crommelin 28th Feb 1760 27th Jan 1767
19. The Hon. Richard  Bourchier 17th Nov 1750 28th Feb 1760
18. The Hon. William Wake 26th Nov 1742 17th Nov 1750
17. The Hon. Stephen  Law 7th Apr 1739 15th Nov 1742
16. The Hon. John Horne 22nd sept 1734 7th Apr 1739
15. The Hon. Robert Cowan 10th Jan 1728 1734
14. The Hon. William Phipps 9th Jan 1720 1728
13. The Hon. Charles Boone 26th Dec 1715 9th Jan 1720
12. The Hon. William. Aislabie Sept 1708 Oct  1715
11.  Hon. Sir Nicholas  Waite Nov 1704 Sept 1708
10.  Hon. Sir John Gayer 17th May 1694 Nov 1704
9.  The Hon. Bartholemew Harris 4th Feb 1690 10th May 1694
8.  Sir John Child Bart 27th Oct 1681 4th Feb 1690
7.  The Hon. Thomas Rolt 30th June 1677 27th Oct 1681
6.  The Hon. Gerald  Aungier 14th July 1669 30th June 1677
5.  Sir George Oxenden 23rd Sept 1668 14th July 1669
4.  Captain H. Grey  22nd May 1667 23rd Sept 1668
3. The Hon. Sir Gervase Lucas 5th Nov 1666 21st May 1667
2. Humphrey Cooke Feb 1665 5 Nov  1666
1.  Abraham Shipman Died in October 1664 before
 assuming charge as a governor