List of Jats


List of Jats

The Jat (Jatt or Jutt جاٹ یا جٹ) people is a 31 million strong ethnic group spread over of north west India and Pakistan and with large populations living in the EU, US, Canada, Australia and UK.

This is a partial list of the Jat people born in or with immigrant ancestral-family roots from Northern India and Pakistan, alphabetically within categories:

(To qualify entry into this list the person must be a recognised public figure with articles, books or news articles published on them").

Royalty

Bhubaneswar

*The Shirish Bijarnia [ [http://ais.ximb.ac.in/ais/internet/StuDetails.asp?sid=U107047 SRC coordinator] ]

Rajasthan

*Badan Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V08_081.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 8, p. 75.] ]
*Churaman Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V08_081.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 8, p. 75.] ]
*Gokula [ [http://www.lppindia.com/htm/8188629081.htm GC Dwivedi's History] ]
*Jujhar Singh Nehra
*Kirat Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Maharaja Baldeo Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Balwant Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Brijendra Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Kehri Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Kishan Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Nawal Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Ram Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Randhir Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Ranjit Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Ratan Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharaja Suraj Mal [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharani Girraj Kaur [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Maharani Kishori [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Raja Maldeo - Ruler in Jangladesh
*Rana Kirat Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Rana Pohap Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Rana Bhagwant Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Rana Nihal Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Rana Ram Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Rana Udaybhanu Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Jawahar Singh [ [http://4dw.net/royalark/India/bharat2.htm Genealogy of Bharatpur rulers] ]
*Raja Ram Jat [Girish Chandra Dwivedi The Jats - Their Role in the Mughal Empire. Surajmal Educational Society, New Delhi, India. ISBN- 81-7031-150-0]
*Raja Nahar Singh [ [http://www.pugmarks.com/nahar/history.htm Raja Nahar Singh] ]
*Somadevi

Uttar Pradesh

*Raja Mahendra Pratap - Mursan [ [http://rajamahendrapratap.com/index.html Raja Mahendra Pratap] ]
*Choudhary Charan Singh

Haryana

*Sir Chhotu Ram [ [http://www.haryana-online.com/People/sir_chhotu_ram.htm Sir Chhotu Ram] ]
*Jagdish Nehra [ [http://www.indianfarmers.org/event/eventmain.htm Meeting Manmohan Singh] ]
*Mahendra Chaudhry
*Chaudhary Devilal [Mahendra Chaudhry}]
*Chaudhary Rai Singh (Sisai)

Punjab

*Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Maharaja of Punjab (Sansi-Sandhawalia Jat family). [Thakur Deshraj, Jat Itihas, Delhi, 1934.] [History of the Jatt Clans - H.S Duleh "(Translation from original Punjabi work "Jattan da Itihas" by Gurjant Singh)."]
*Nawab Kapur Singh (Virk Jat), leader of Singhpur Misl. [Thakur Deshraj, Jat Itihas, Delhi, 1934.] [History of the Jatt Clans - H.S Duleh "(Translation from original Punjabi work "Jattan da Itihas" by Gurjant Singh)."]
*Hari Singh Dhillon, leader of the Dhillon Principality of Sikh Confederacy and Bhangi misl, Ruler of Lahore & Amritsar. [Thakur Deshraj, Jat Itihas, Delhi, 1934.] [History of the Jatt Clans - H.S Duleh "(Translation from original Punjabi work "Jattan da Itihas" by Gurjant Singh)."]
*Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala. [History of the Jatt Clans - Dr H.S Duleh.] [http://www.allaboutsikhs.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=824 Historical Sikh Events: Phulkian Misl] ]
*Maharaja Yadavindra Singh of Patiala. [History of the Jatt Clans - Dr H.S Duleh.] [http://www.allaboutsikhs.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=824 Historical Sikh Events: Phulkian Misl] ]
*Maharaja Rajinder Singh of Patiala. [History of the Jatt Clans - Dr H.S Duleh.] [http://www.allaboutsikhs.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=824 Historical Sikh Events: Phulkian Misl] ]

Madhya Pradesh

*Raja Chahar Deo - Narwar
*Girdhar Pratap Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Kirat Singh [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Maharaja Bhim Singh Rana [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]
*Maharaja Chhatar Singh Rana [ [http://dsal.uchicago.edu/reference/gazetteer/text.html?objectid=DS405.1.I34_V11_330.gifImperial Gazetteer of India, v. 11, p. 324] ]

Religion

*Bhai Bala (Sandhu Jat) - follower and companion of Guru Nanak (first Guru of Sikhism) and one of the most revered in Sikhism. [ [http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/gurus/bhaibala.html History of the Sikhs] ]
*Baba Buddha (Randhawa Jat) - companion of the guru Nanak and one of the most revered saints in Sikhism. [ [http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/gurus/buddha.html Baba Buddha ji] ]
*Baba Deep Singh (Sandhu Jat) - martyr and saint in Sikhism [History of the Sikhs, Volume I" by Khushwant Singh.]
*Bhagat Dhanna (Dhaliwal Jat) - Sikh Bhagats saint in the Guru Granth Sahib. [History of the Jatt Clans - H.S Duleh "(Translation from original Punjabi work "Jattan da Itihas" by Gurjant Singh)"]
*Grand Ayatollah Muhammad Hussain Najafi (Dhakku Jat) - Shia Marja
*Shaheed Bhai Mani Singh, Sikh martyr born to Jat parents at the village of Sunam in 1670. [ [http://www.sikhs.org/saints.htm Sikh Saints - Bhai Mardana (1459 to 1520)] ] [ [http://www.searchsikhism.com/mani.html Sikh Martyrs - Bhai Mani Singh Ji] ]
*Dhanna Bhagat, a Hindu Bhakti saint and disciple Ramananda, worshiper of Rama, whose poems are in the Guru Granth Sahib
*Mai Bhago (Dhillon Jat) - came to aid, fight and die for Guru Gobind Singh (10th Guru of Sikhism) [ [http://www.allaboutsikhs.com/women/mai_bhago.htm Mai Bhago - A Gateway to Sikhism] ]
*Gharibdas, a Hindu Bhakti saint and disciple Ramananda, worshipper of Rama
*Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale (Brar Jat) - Sikh leader of the twentieth century

Revolutionaries and freedom fighters

*Bhagat Singh Shaheed (Sandhu Jat) (Village Khatkar Kalan, dist. Nawa Sheher) [Thakur Deshraj: Jat Itihas (Hindi), Maharaja Suraj Mal Smarak Shiksha Sansthan, Delhi, 1934 (Page 611)] [cite news|url=http://www.tribuneindia.com/2007/20070627/mailbag.htm|publisher=" [http://www.tribuneindia.com The Tribune] "|title=Bhagat Singh with books|author=Tribune News Service
date=27 June, 2007|accessdate=2007-08-17
] [cite news|url=http://www.punjabilok.com/misc/freedom/bhagat_singh1.htm|publisher=" [http://www.punjabilok.com Punjabilok] "|title=Bhagat Singh: Biographical Profile|author=Punjabilok
date=|accessdate=2006-08-17
]
*Gurbaksh Singh Dhillon (Dhillon Jat) [ [http://www.getcited.org/?PUB=100407850&showStat=Ratings From my bones: Memoirs of Col. Gurbaksh Singh Dhillon of the Indian National Army, including 1945 Red Fort Trial] ]
*Hanuman Singh Budania (Budania Jat)
*Hari Singh Burdak (Burdak Jat) [Smt Parvati Chaudhary, Jat Samaj monthly Magazine, July 1998 issue page 10 ]
*Harveer Gulia (Gulia Jat) [Dr Natthan Singh: Jat - Itihas (Hindi), Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad Gwalior, 2004 (Page 137)]
*Kartar Singh Sarabha
*Lothoo Nitharwal [Mansukh Ranwa ‘Manu’ (2001): Amar Shaheed Lothoo Jat, J C Ranwa Prakashan, Sikar, Phone 01572-240746 Mob-09413134209 ]
*Nihal Singh Takshak [ [http://allaboutsikhs.com/history/his0714.htm Sikh History Timeline] ]
*Rae Ahmed Nawaz Khan Kharal (fighter in the Indian rebellion of 1857.)
*Amir Abdur Rehman Cheema (Shaheed)

Military

Pakistani Military

* Brigadier General Zulfiqar Ahmad Dhillon, former Minster of Education for Punjab and Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan.
*Lance Naik Muhammad Mahfuz "Shaheed" (Awarded the Nishan-E-Haider (Sign/Order of the Lion)

Indian Military

*Lieutenant Arvind Kumar Burdak [ [http://www.jatland.com/home/Arvind_Kumar_Burdak Arvind Kumar Burdak] ] - Shaurya Chakra
* Baghel Singh Dhaliwal
* Lieutenant Colonel Chanan Singh Dhillon (retd), Punjabi Indian WW2 hero & Veteran, and president of the ex-services league (Punjab & Chandigarh).
* Major Hoshiar Singh [ [http://indianarmy.nic.in/PVC/photo_12.htm Indian Army website on Major Hoshiar Singh] ] - Param Vir Chakra
*Kulwant Singh Pannu - officer of the Indian Army and recipient of the Maha Vir Chakra.
* Flying Officer Nirmaljeet Singh Sekhon, Param Vir Chakra "(The only Airforce Personnel to receive the highest Gallantry Award in India)"
* Subedar Randhir Singh [* [http://www.jatland.com/forums/showthread.php?t=771 Subedar Randhir Singh Virchkra] ] - Vir Chakra
* Shish Ram Gill [Kargil Shahid visheshank, Jat Samaj, Agra, September/October 1999 ] - Vir Chakra
* Lieutenant General Sarabjit Singh Dhillon, Indian General Commander of Kashmir (GoC).
* Lieutenant General Joginder Singh Dhillon, Padma Bhushan.
*Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh DFC (Aulakh Jat) [cite book |title=Arjan Singh: Marshal of The Indian Air Force|author=Roopinder Singh|coauthors= |year=2002|publisher=Rupa & Co|isbn=8171679382] [ [http://www.aulakh.net/officers.htm Aulakh Family Network ] ] [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20041224/edit.htm#6 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Opinions ] ]
*Lieutenant Colonel Bir Singh(retd.)Haryana (Attri Jat)

cientists and intellectuals

*Professor Piara Singh Gill award winning nuclear Scientist [ [http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/seta/2003/02/27/stories/2003022700170300.htm The Hindu : P.S. Gill (1911-2002): Physicist and instrument designer ] ] .
* Professor Baldev Singh Dhillon, Agricultural scientist and former Director Research at Punjab Agricultural University.
*Dr. Giri Raj Singh Sirohi - US Board of Geographical Names named a point at 83 57 S. Latitude, 170 06 E. Longitude as SIROHI POINT on South Pole, Antarctica to honour Dr. G.S. Sirohi's research on Biological Clock at South Pole [ [http://www.geocities.com/amitasirohi/ A Famous Indian Scientist on World Map! G S Sirohi ] ]
* Dr. Balwinder Singh Sooch, Biotechnologist, Intellectual Property Rights Expert especially Patent System, Punjabi University, Patiala, India [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2006/20061025/jplus1.htm] [http://india.bigpatents.org/view/1753/2eda6fb332f] [http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0960852406004664] [http://www.cababstractsplus.org/google/abstract.asp?AcNo=20053056323] [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2006/20061025/jplus1.htm]
*J.B. Chaudhary former Vice-Chancellor of Haryana Agricultural University and recipient of the Padma Shri
*Suhail WarraichRenowned journalist and Anchor Geo TV, Pakistan

Civil administration

*Kunwar Natwar Singh
*Captain Bhagwan Singh
*Bhim Singh Dahiya
*Yogender chaudhry, IRS 1989 batch
*sanjay beniwal IPS UT cadre
*sagarpreet hooda IPS UI cadre
*SS rana IRS
*apoorva kumar singh IAS, haryana
*vikram mann, IPS AP
*LKS Dahiya IRS
*HBS GILL IRS
*harshvardhan IRS
*virender kumar IRS
*smita chaudhry MTNL
*anita chikara IAS UP
*sunaiyna chaudhry IAS gujrat

Judiciary

*Justice Mahavir Singh

Police

"India"DEVENDRA SINGH KASWA.A.COMMANDANT.CENTRAL RESERVE POLICE FORCE
*Gyan Prakash Pilania
*M.S. Malik ex. D.G.P. of Haryana [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20040309/haryana.htm] [http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/611311.cms]

ocial reformers

* Bahadur Singh Bhobia
*Dhanna Bhagat
*Foolabai [Thakur Deshraj: Jat Itihas (Hindi), Maharaja Suraj Mal Smarak Shiksha Sansthan, Delhi, 1934 (Page 609-610)]
*Karmabai [ [http://www.jatland.com/home/Karmabai Karmabai] ]
*Ranabai [Thakur Deshraj: Jat Itihas (Hindi), Maharaja Suraj Mal Smarak Shiksha Sansthan, Delhi, 1934 (Page 610)]
*Sardar Ajit Singh
*Sir Chhotu Ram
*Swami Indravesh [ [http://www.jatland.com/home/Swami_Indravesh Swami Indravesh] ]
*Swami Keshwanand [Saran, D.C., Swami Keshwanand. Jaypal Agencies, Agra,1985 (in Hindi)]
*Swami Omanand Sarswati [ [http://jhajjar.in/gurukul.htm Gurukul Jhajjar] ]
* Swami Gopal Das

Historians

*Bhim Singh Dahiya [Bhim Singh Dahiya : Jats the Ancient Rulers, Dahinam Publishers, Sonepat, Haryana ] [Bhim Singh Dahiya: History of Hindustan: Dahinam Publishers, Sonepat, Haryana, (Translated from Persian by Alexander Dow, ESQ. Edited by B.S.Dahiya) ] [Bhim Singh Dahiya: Aryan Tribes and the Rig Veda, Dahinam Publishers, 16 B Sujan Singh Park, Sonepat, Haryana, India, 1991]
*Birbal Singh [Balbir Singh: Sir Chhotu Ram in Thoughts and Deeds, Jat Samaj Sewa Trust (regd.), c1994, 1930 ]
* Dharmpal Singh Dudee [Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudi, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Adhunik Jat Itihasa (The modern history of Jats)]
*Dilip Singh Ahlawat [Dilip Singh Ahlawat:Jāt Viron kā Itihāsa]
*Dr Natthan Singh [Dr Natthan Singh: Jat - Itihas (Hindi), Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad Gwalior, 2004] [Dr Natthan Singh: Sujas Prabandh, Translation of poetry by Nathan, the royal poet of Jat rulers of Gohad, Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad Gwalior, 2005]
*Dr Vir Singh
*Bal Kishan Dabas [Bal Kishan Dabas: Political and Social History of the Jats, Sanjay Prakashan, January 2001 ISBN 81-7453-045-2 ]
*Hukum Singh Panwar(Pauria) [Hukum Singh Panwar(Pauria): The Jats - Their Origin, Antiquity & Migrations, Manthan Publications, Rohtak, Haryana. ISBN 81-85235-22-8 ]
*Ram Swarup Joon [Ram Swaroop Joon: History of Jats, India]
*Thakur Deshraj [Thakur Deshraj: Jat Itihas, Delhi,1934 ]

Politics

India

"Punjab"
* Gurcharan Singh Tohra Tiwana Clan
* Parkash Singh Badal Dhillon Clan
* Surjit Singh Barnala
* Simranjit Singh Mann
* Gurdial Singh Dhillon [ [http://speakerloksabha.nic.in/former/Gsdhillon.asp Gurdial Singh Dhillon] ] - Dhillon clan [http://speakerloksabha.nic.in/former/Gsdhillon.asp]
* Harkishan Singh Surjeet [ [http://pd.cpim.org/2005/0410/04102005_surjeet%20speech.htm Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)] ] - Bassi clan.
* Balram Jakhar [ [http://www.mpinfo.org/hindi/governor/aboutgov.htm Official biography] ]
* Darbara Singh
* Pratap Singh Kairon (Dhillon) [ [http://allaboutsikhs.com/person/pskairon.htm Pratap Singh Kairon] ]
* Harchand Singh Longowal Dullat Clan
* Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa [ [http://164.100.24.208/ls/lsmember/biodata.asp?mpsno=4130 Members of Fourteenth Lok Sabha - Parliament of India website] ]
* Nirmal Singh Kahlon

* Amarinder Singh Sidhu clan & direct descendent of Maharaja Patiala. [ [http://www.hindu.com/2004/07/18/stories/2004071802251000.htm Amarinder Singh's Terminator Act] ]

"Haryana"

*Bhupinder Singh Hooda [ [http://www.jatland.com/home/Bhupinder_Singh_Hooda Bhupinder Singh Hooda] ]
*Chaudhari Devi Lal [ [http://www.haryana-online.com/People/devilal.htm Devi Lal] ]
*Chaudhary Bansi Lal [ [http://www.hindustantimes.com/news/181_1661407,000900010006.htm Hindustantimes News] ]
*Jagdish Nehra [ [http://www.indianfarmers.org/event/eventmain.htm Meeting Manmohan Singh] ]
*Om Prakash Chautala - Son of Chaudhari Devi Lal & Chautala is the village name [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2003/20031116/haryana.htm Tribune India] ]
*Ranbir Singh Mahendra [ [http://www.hindu.com/2004/09/30/stories/2004093008690100.htm The Hindu] ]
*Pratap Singh Thakran
*Kisan Singh Sangwan [ [http://164.100.24.208/ls/lsmember/biodata.asp?mpsno=396 Official biographical sketch in Parliament of India website] ]

"Rajasthan"

*Baldev Ram Mirdha [ [http://www.mirdhadak.com/ Mirdha Dak] ]
*Parasram Maderna [ [http://www.rajassembly.nic.in/PRMaderna.htm Information on Paras Ram Maderna at State of Rajasthan,Legislative Assembly] ]
*Nathuram Mirdha [ [http://www.rediff.com/news/1998/jan/31raj.htm Six-time winner Nathu Ram Mirdha remains on record books] ]
*Ram Niwas Mirdha [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lok10/mp429.htm Parliament of India Information] ]
*Ram Singh Kaswan [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lok13/biodata/13RJ03.htm Biographical Sketch of Member of 13th Lok Sabha ] ]
*Chaudhari Kumbharam Arya [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lsdeb/ls10/ses15/p2711_2.htm. From Parliament Records] ]
*Daulatram Saran [Raghuvir Singh Chaudhari: Nav Jat-Veer, Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad, Gwalior, 1995 ]
*Kunwar Natwar Singh [ [http://www.expressindia.com/fullstory.php?newsid=32242 News Item] ]
*Gyan Prakash Pilania [Dr. Natthan Singh: Jat Itihas (Hindi), Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad, Gwalior, 2004 ]
*Har Lal Singh
*Narendra Budania
*Sis Ram Ola [ [http://164.100.24.208/ls/lsmember/biodata.asp?mpsno=278 Biographical Sketch,Member of Parliament,14 th Lok Sabha] ]
*Sona Ram [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lok13/biodata/13RJ23.htm Biographical Sketch ,Member of Parliament,13th Lok Sabha] ]
*Sumitra Singh
*Subhash Maharia [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lok13/biodata/13RJ05.htm Official biography of Subhash Maharia] ]
*Sanwar Lal Jat
*Bhanu Prakash Mirdha
*Raghuvendra Mirdha [ [http://www.mirdhadak.com Mirdha Dak] ]

"Uttar Pradesh"

*Chaudhary Charan Singh, the sixth Prime Minister of India. [cite news|url=http://www.winstonchurchill.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=932|publisher=" [http://www.winstonchurchill.org The Churchill Centre] "|title=India: Making headway with the critics|author=The Churchill Centre|date=2002|accessdate=2006-07-11] [cite news|url=http://ia.rediff.com/election/2003/nov/27akd.htm|publisher=" [http://ia.rediff.com Rediff.Com] "|title=The anti-reservation man|author=Rediff.Com|date=November 27, 2003|accessdate=2006-11-18] [ [http://www.gloriousindia.com/biographies/charan_singh.html Biography of Charan Singh] ]
*Chaudhary Ajit Singh [ [http://www.hindu.com/2003/04/16/stories/2003041604120500.htm Ajit Singh] ]
*Mahendra Singh Tikait [ [http://muzaffarnagar.nic.in/mstikait.htm District Muzaffarnagar Ch. Mahendra Singh Tikait] ]
*Sardar Singh Agre"Madhya Pradesh"

*Kamal Patel [ [http://www.jatland.com/home/Kamal_Patel Kamal Patel] ]
*Vikram Verma [ [http://www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/2000/07/13/stories/1413212d.htm The Hindu] ]

"Delhi"

*Sahib Singh Verma [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/1999/99oct10/edit.htm Tribune Editorial] ]
*Sajjan Kumar [ [http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/lok10/mp665.htm Official Website] ]

Pakistan

"Punjab"
*Ch. Ghulam Mustafa Bajwa Ex-MNA Faisalabad.
*Tariq Mehmood Bajwa Current MNA NA-75-Faisalabad and son of Ch. Ghulam Mustafa Bajwa Ex-MNA.
*Muhammad Rafiq Tarar, former President of Pakistan.
*Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi (Former Chief Minister of Punjab).
*Brigadier General Zulfiqar Ahmad Dhillon, former Minster of Education for Punjab and Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan.
*Barrister Sultan Mehmood Thathaal (former Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir)
* [http://www.fadvocat.com Ch. M. Ikram] (Former Anti Terrorism Court Judge, Faisalabad)
*Barrister Ch. Aitzaz Ahsan ( President Supreme court Bar, Ex- Minister)
*Nisar Ali Khan (PML (N))
*Ch Mumtaz Ahmad Kahloon(PP-29 — Sargodha-I), former minister for Auqaf, Colonies and Consolidation of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab Pakistan
*Ch.Irshad Ahmad Bhinder, Legal Adviser to Presidents
*Ch.Shahid Akram Bhinder, Former MNA for women's rights
*Ch.Anwar Bhinder, Senator
*Muhammad Usman Dhariwal

United States of America

*Minnesota State Senator Satveer Chaudhary "(the first South Asian senator in American history)" [cite news|url=http://www1.economictimes.indiatimes.com/ET_Features/Special_Pages/The_Global_Indian_Takeover/Minnesotas_Jat_connection/articleshow/2487959.cms|publisher=" [http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ The Economic Times] "|title=Minnesota's Jat connection|author=The Economic Times
date=October 25, 2007|accessdate=2007-11-17
]

Canada

* Harry Bains, a member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia.
* Navdeep Bains, a member of the Canadian House of Commons.
* Jagrup Brar, a member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia.
* Harbans Singh Dhaliwal, one of the first two Sikh members of the Canadian House of Commons, and the first Sikh Canadian to become a federal minister in the Jean Chrétien government in Canada.
* Sukh Dhaliwal, a member of the Canadian House of Commons.
* Vic Dhillon, a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.
* Ujjal Dosanjh, the first Indo-Canadian Premier of British Columbia, currently a member of the Canadian House of Commons.
* Raminder Gill, a former member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.
* Gurmant Grewal, a former member of the Canadian House of Commons.
* Nina Grewal, a member of the Canadian House of Commons.
* Gurbax Singh Malhi, the first turbaned Sikh member of the Canadian House of Commons.

United Kingdom

*Neena Gill, a Member of the European Parliament representing the West Midlands, and affiliated with the Labour Party. She has been a member of the European Parliament since 1999.
*Parmjit Singh Gill, a Member of the British Parliament.
*Lord Nazir Ahmed of Rotherham

Industry

* Gurbaksh Chahal, internet entrepreneur.
*Gaurav Dhillon - Punjabi Indian Jat businessman and founder and former CEO of Informatica Corporation, worth over a billion dollars, 2006, on "Nasdaq". [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2001/20010306/biz.htm Gaurav Dhillon] ]
*Kushal Pal Singh -Chairman, DLF. Ranked one of the richest men in the world by "forbes" [ [http://www.forbes.com/billionaires/global/2006/0327/074.html Forbes:The World's Billionaires] ] .
*Bob Singh Dhillon, a Sikh Punjabi Indian-Canadian billionaire property businessman (the first Indo-Canadian billionaire). [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2006/20061112/society.htm#1 Bob Singh Dhillon] ]
*Hemant Lamba [ [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20040801/edit.htm Lamba: Champion of solar energy] ]
*Reena Dhaka [ [http://www.infobaron.com/november2k3/rinadhaka.php Interview with Reena Dhaka] ]

Art & Literature

Germany

* Maqsood Ahmad Naseem Sindhu Editor of the German Monthly Magazine "Event Disco Post" (www.event-disco-post.de), Poet and Writer (www.maxud.org).

India
* [http://www.tribuneindia.com/2003/20031229/edit.htm Dr. Saroop Singh, former Professor of English, Vice Chancellor University of Delhi]

Pakistan
* Mustansar Hussain Tarar
* Bano Qudsia

Cinema

*Dara Singh Randhawa
*Simi Garewal
*Dharmendra
*Sunny Deol
*Harbhajan Mann
*Bobby Deol
*Esha Deol
*Poonam Dhillon
*Priya Gill
*Jimmy Shergill
*Mallika Sherawat
*Randeep Hooda
*Abhay Deol
*parvin dabas

Music

*Gurdas Mann [cite news|url=http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/mp/2002/07/25/stories/2002072500900200.htm|publisher=" [http://www.hindu.com The Hindu] "|title=Turning a new leaf, with hope|author=The Hindu
date=July 25, 2002|accessdate=2007-10-21
] [cite news|url=http://www.screenindia.com/mar06/music5.htm|publisher=" [http://www.screenindia.com Screen India] "|title=Gurdas Mann|author=Screen India
date=|accessdate=2007-10-06
]
*Harbhajan Mann
*Babbu Mann
*Abrar-ul-Haq
*Deepika Thathaal
*Balkar Sidhu
*Jassi Sidhu
*Preet Brar
*Rabbi Shergill
*Kulwinder Dhillon
*Surjit Bindrakhia
*Jazzy B
*Manmohan Waris
*Kamal Heer
*Jasbir Jassi
*Juggy D
*Jay Sean

Sports

Cricket

*Waqar Younis (Full name:Choudhry Waqar Younis Maitla)belongs to Maitla clan.
*Virender Sehwag [cite news|url=http://www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20040416/edit.htm#8|publisher=" [http://www.tribuneindia.com The Tribune] "|title=Verma’s gift for Sehwag|author=Tribune News Service
date=16 April, 2004|accessdate=2006-04-16
] [cite news|url=http://www.tribuneindia.com/2002/20021019/windows/main1.htm|publisher=" [http://www.tribuneindia.com The Tribune] "|title=Top shot|author=Tribune News Service
date=19 October, 2002|accessdate=2006-02-11
]
*Yuvraj Singh
*Ashish Nehra
*Balwinder Sandhu
*Navjot Sidhu
*Aaqib Javed
*Vijay Dahiya
*Yograj Singh
*Manpreet Gony,garewal clan.
*Mohit Chhikara

Golf

*Jyoti Randhawa
*Arjun Atwal
*Amandeep Johal
*Gurbaaz Mann
*Gaganjeet Bhullar
*Ireena Brar

Wrestling

*Dara Singh
*Gadowar Singh Sahota - The Great Gama Singh
*sushil kumar -Bronze Medallist in Beizing Olympics 2008

Athletics

*Alka Tomar
*Seema Antil
*Krishna Poonia

Others

*vijendra singh,olympic bronze medal.
*Sqn Ldr S.P.Singh- Coach of Indian Kabaddi team , Asiad Gold medalist [ [http://www.indianexpress.com/res/web/pIe/ie/daily/19981216/35050734.html India retain kabaddi gold ] ]
*Devendra Jhajharia, Gold Medalist Paralympics 2004
*Bajranglal Takhar - silver medallist in rowing, at Doha
*Balbir Singh Dosanjh, Gold Medal winning Olympic Field Hockey Player
*Baljit Singh Dhillon, Olympic Indian Hockey team Captain.
*Ramavtar Singh Jakhar - International Volleyball Player
*Ravi Shankar Godara - Guinness Book of Records 2007
*K.S.Garcha-polo player , Arjuna award winner

=References=
*Kalika Ranjan Qanungo: History of the Jats : Contribution to the History of Northern India (Up to the Death of Mirza Najaf Khan, 1782) /. Edited and annotated by Vir Singh. Delhi, Originals, 2003, xiv, 226 p., $12. ISBN 81-7536-299-5

*H.S. Duleh : History of the Jatt Clans (Translation from original Punjabi work "Jattan da Itihas" by Gurjant Singh).

*Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudi, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Adhunik Jat Itihasa (The modern history of Jats).

*Ram Swaroop Joon: History of Jats, India

*Thakur Deshraj: Jat Itihas, Delhi,1934
*Bhim Singh Dahiya : Jats the Ancient Rulers, Dahinam Publishers, Sonepat, Haryana
* Bhim Singh Dahiya: History of Hindustan: Dahinam Publishers, Sonepat, Haryana, (Translated from Persian by Alexander Dow, ESQ. Edited by B.S.Dahiya)

*Bhim Singh Dahiya: Aryan Tribes and the Rig Veda, Dahinam Publishers, 16 B Sujan Singh Park, Sonepat, Haryana, India, 1991
*Dr Natthan Singh: Jat - Itihas (Hindi), Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad Gwalior, 2004
*Dr Natthan Singh: Sujas Prabandh, Translation of poetry by Nathan, the royal poet of Jat rulers of Gohad, Jat Samaj Kalyan Parishad Gwalior, 2005


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