Visitors Who's Who

  Name Designation From Date of Arrival Date of Departure Comments etc.
1 R. N. Brahma Minister In-charge, Forests Shillong 23-02-39 24-02-39
2 Henry Joseph Tuynam Governor of Assam Shillong 25-03-39 26-03-39
3 E. P. Gee & Party Honorary Forest Officer   6/4/1939  
4 Capt. B.Van Ingen Taxidermist Mysore 27-11-44  
5 Frederick Chalmers. Bourne Acting Governor Shillong 6/6/1946  
6 Salim Ali Natural History Society Bombay 2-1-1947  
7 R. N. Brahma Minister In-charge, Forests Shillong 21-01-48  
8 Ralph Graham Assistant Director, Chicago Zoological Park Chicago, USA 25-04-48  
9 E. P. Gee     17-02-49  
10 Salim Ali Honorary Secy, Bombay Natural History Society Bombay 15-03-49 23-03-49
11 Paul Andersen   United Nations 15-1-50  
12 Dr. O Hagjer   UNWHO 15-1-50  
13 Dillon Ripley     12-10-50  
14 Sri Prakasa H.E. the Governor of Assam Shillong 25-04-50  
15 E. P. Gee Honorary Forest Officer   1/11/1952  
16 R. C. Morris Naturalist   1-11-1952  
17 Jagjivan Ram Minister New Delhi 31-12-53  
18 Paul Horisch   Switzerland 1-6-54  
19 Wilhelm Ran   German Federal Republic 1-6-54  
20 Wei Kwei Sen   China 1-6-54  
21 Peter Goth   Basel,Switzerland 8-7-54  
22 W. J. Ellis UNESCO Science Cooperation for South Asia New Delhi 12-10-1955  
23 Dr. Verrier Elwin Anthropologist   6-11-1956  
24 Rangsit Prayurasakdi HRH Prince of Chainat, Siam Bangkok 28-01-56  
25 Peter Ryhiner Naturalist Switzerland, New York 28-01-56  
26 Belinda Wright Wildlife Photographer & Film maker   1-2-1956  
27 Air Marshal S. Mukharjee Chief of Air Staff New Delhi 3/3/1956  
28 Jawahar Lal Nehru Prime Minister of India New Delhi 20-10-56  
29 Indira Gandhi     20-10-56  
30 Firoz Gandhi     20-10-56  
31 H.H. Maharani Rajmata Maharani of Tripura Agartala 30-10-56  
32 Bogdone Crgeolnija Ambassador of Yugoslavia New Delhi 19-02-57  
33 G. A. Von Maydell Zoological Expedition of the University of Hamburg Germany 20-02-57  
34 Joachim Schmidt Zoological Expedition of the University of Hamburg Germany 20-02-57  
35 E. P. Gee Honorary Forest Officer   21-03-57  
36 H.H. Maharaja Gobinda Singh Maharaja of Maihar Madhya Pradesh 14-02-59 17-02-59
37 Yuvraj Digvijay Singh Yuvraj   14-02-59 17-02-59
38 Ted A. Elder US Embassy New Delhi 28-09-58  
39 M. H. Choudhury Minister of Agriculture, Assam Shillong 12/12/1958  
40 Dr Wolfgang Ullrich Director, Zoological Garden, Dresden-A20, Germany 26-03-59 16-04-59
41 E. P. Gee Naturalist & Tea Planter Upper Shillong 19-07-59 20-07-59
42 Dr. C. Orloff UNESCO Professor Bombay 17-11-59  
43 C. S. Chelvasingam Machintyre High Commissioner Malaya New Delhi 18-12-59  
44 General S. M. Shrinagesh Governor of Assam Shillong 16-01-62  
45 John Kenneth Galbraith US Ambassador New Delhi 01-05-62  
46 Moinul Hauque Choudhury Minister of Agriculture Shillong 26-10-62  
47 Abdorreza Pahlavi H.R.H Prince of Iran Imperial Court Tehran 18-01-64  
48 R. N. Brahma Minister, Forest Shillong 7-10-1966  
49 Peter Jackson Journalist UK 18-2-66  
50 H. Shallon UN Office, New Delhi New Delhi 25-12-66 27-12-66
51 N. Ermilov USSR Consul 2nd Secy New Delhi 13-01-68  
52 Clyde A. Hill Curator San Diego Zoo USA 9-2-1968  
53 B. S. Lindrum High Commissioner, New Zealand New Delhi 10-11-1968  
54 B. K. Nehru Governor of Assam Shillong 16-10-69  
55 W. K. Slatcher British High Commissioner New Delhi 21-02-70  
56 Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Noted Singer (Dada saheb Phalke Award Winner) Bombay 19-05-70  
57 Zail Singh Chief Minister, Punjab Chandigarh 19-04-75  
58 Auchati Chunthasmit Ambassador of Thailand New Delhi 15-04-79  
59 Gerard A. Bertrand Chief US FWS USA 1.3.80  
60 Denis O.Jolinsen US Embessy   1-3-80  
61 Dr. Manmohan Singh Governor of Reserve Bank of India (Now Hon'ble Prime Minister of India) Bombay 23-03-82  
62 T. Uchaneishvili Minister, Forest, USSR Georgia 21-05-84  
63 Sir Robert Wade Gery British High Commissioner New Delhi 15-02-86 17-02-86
64 Lady Wade Gery   New Delhi 15-02-86 17-02-86
65 Andrew Hall   New Delhi 15-02-86 17-02-86
66 N.K. Kemelbaev Vice Consul USSR USSR 21-5-84  
67 Peter Roberts Ecologist UK 8.3.92  
68 Nigel Redman Bird Watcher UK 9-3-92  
69 Lt. Gen. (Retired) S. K. Sinha Governor of Assam Dispur 26-12-97  
70 Mertin Baumgartar   Germany 15-11-99  
71 Lt. Gen. (Retired) S. K. Sinha Governor of Assam Dispur 6-4-1999  
72 Nicolas Mosley 3rd Baron Ravensdale (Grandson of Lord Curzon) London, UK 11-2-2005 17-02-05
73 Lady Ravensdale     11/2/2005 17-02-05
74 Mark Shands British author London, UK 11/2/2005 17-02-05
75 Dr Meenakshi Nagendran USFWS USA 13-05-05  
76 Russell Mittermeier Director, Conservation International USA 17-11-06  
77 Justice K- G- Balakrishnan Chief Justice of India New Delhi 23-05-07  
78 Lt- General (Retired) Ajay Singh Governor of Assam Dispur 26-12-07 27-12-07
79 D- M- Jayarabite Minister of Plantation Sri Lanka, Colombo 3/9/2008  
80 Shiv Charan Mathur Governor of Assam Dispur 28-11-08  
81 Maha Chakri Sirindhorn HRH Princess of Thailand & Magsaysay Award Winner Bangkok 3-2-2009  
82 Ken Macartney Deputy High Commissioner Canada 20-06-06