Anagarika Dharmapala Anagarika Dharmapala (අනගාරික ධර්මපාල; 17 September 1864 - 29 April 1933) was a Sri Lankan Buddhist revivalist and writer.
Ananda Dassanayake Ananda Dassanayake was a Sri Lankan politician belonging to the Sri Lanka Freedom Party.
Ananda Samarakoon Egodahage George Wilfred Alwis Samarakoon was a Sri Lankan composer and musician.
Ananda W. P. Guruge Ananda Wahihana Palliya Guruge (born 28 December 1928) (known as Ananda W.P. Guruge) is a Sri Lankan diplomat, Buddhist leader and writer.
Ananda Weerasekara Major General Ananda Weerasekara was the Commanding Officer of the North Central Province.
Andiris Perera Dharmagunawardhana Muhandiram Lansage Andiris Perera Dharmagunawardhana was a Sri Lankan businessman, a philanthropist and a pioneer of the Buddhist revival movement.
Anoma Fonseka Anoma Indumathi Fonseka née Munasinghe is the wife of former Sri Lankan soldier and politician, Sarath Fonseka.
Anoma Gamage Anoma Gamage is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Anura Bandaranaike Anura Priyadarshi Solomon Dias Bandaranaike (February 15, 1949 – March 16, 2008) was a Sri Lankan politician, served as Speaker (2000–2001), and in several cabinet ministries as Foreign Mi...
Anura Kumara Dissanayaka Dissanayaka Mudiyanselage Anura Kumara Dissanayaka (Sinhala:අනුර කුමාර දිසානායක) (born November 24, 1968) (known as Anura Kumara Dissanayaka) is a Sri Lankan politician, current Leader of t...
Anura Priyadharshana Yapa Anura Priyadharshana Yapa MP is the Sri Lanka's Cabinet Minister of Petroleum and a Member of Parliament representing the Kurunegala District.
Anuradha Dullewe Wijeyeratne Anuradha Dullewe Wijeyeratne (Sinhala:අනුරාධ දූල්ලෑව විජයරත්න) (born 22 March 1962) was a Sri Lankan politician, having been a former Member of the Sabaragamuwa Provincial Council and former mem...
Anuradha Jayaratne Anuradha Lanka Jayaratne (born 22 December 1985) is a Sri Lankan politician and is the son of the Sri Lankan Prime Minister D. M. Jayaratne.
Anuruddha Ratwatte General Anuruddha Leuke Ratwatte (14 July 1938 – 24 November 2011), known as "Anuruddha Ratwatte", was a Sri Lankan politician and Cabinet Minister.
Arjuna Ranatunga Arjuna Ranatunga (Sinhala:අර්ජුන රණතුංග; born 1 December 1963) is a Sri Lankan politician, former international cricketer and cricket administrator.
Arthur V. Dias Arthur Vincent Dias (10 February 1886 – 31 July 1960), commonly known as Arthur V. Dias, was a philanthropist, temperance movement member and an independence activist of Sri Lanka (t...
Asanka Gurusinha Asanka Pradeep Gurusinha is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who enjoyed an 11-year international career, playing 41 Tests and 147 One Day Internationals for Sri Lanka.
Asoka de Silva (judge) Joseph Asoka Nihal De Silva (born 17 May 1946) was the 42nd Chief Justice of Sri Lanka.
Bandula Warnapura Bandula Warnapura (born 1 March 1953) is a former cricketer and captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team.
Barnes Ratwatte Barnes Ratwatte (known as Barnes Ratwatte Dissawa ) (1883 – September 20, 1957) was a Ceylonese legislator.
Barnes Ratwatte II Justice Barnes Shelton Carlye Ratwatte II (born 1918 or 1919; died 2004) was a Sri Lankan lawyer and judge.
Basil Rajapaksa Basil Rohana Rajapaksa (known as Basil Rajapaksa) is a Sri Lankan politician and member of parliament for the Gampaha District.
Bernard Tilakaratna Bernard Tilakaratna, SLOS (1927–2004) was a senior diplomat and bureaucrat of the Sri Lankan government.
Berty Premalal Dissanayake Berty Premalal Dissanayake (15 July 1954 – 27 September 2013) was the chief Minister of the North Central Province of Sri Lanka from June 1999 to 2012.
Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra (Sinhala: භාරත ලක්ෂ්මන් ප්රේමචන්ද්ර) (26 January 1956 – 8 October 2011) was a Sri Lankan politician a former member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and Adviser (T...
Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera Ven Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera (Sinhala: පුජ්ය බෝගොඩ සීලවිමල නාහිමි) is the incumbent Head Priest of the London Buddhist Vihara and the current Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain.
Buddhika Kurukularatne Daluwatte Hewa Buddhika Kurukularatne (born 19 June 1943) (known as Buddhika Kurukularatne) is a Journalist, author lawyer and Sri Lankan politician.
C. R. De Silva Chitta Ranjan De Silva, PC (died 7 November 2013) was a Sri Lankan lawyer.
Caroline Anthonypillai Caroline Anthonypillai (October 8, 1908 – July 7, 2009) was a leftist leader in Sri Lanka and wife of S.C.C. Anthonypillai, a Sri Lankan union organizer and Indian politician.
Chamal Rajapaksa Chamal Jayantha Rajapaksa (born 30 October 1942) is the current Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and former Cabinet Minister of Ports & Aviation and Irrigation & Water Management.
Champika Ranawaka Ranawaka Arachchige Patali Champika Ranawaka (Sinhala:පාඨලී චම්පික රණවක) MP (born 4 August 1965) is the current cabinet Minister of Technology, Research and Atomic Energy in the government of Ma...
Chandana Jayarathne Dr Chandana Jayarathne (Sinhala:ආචාර්ය චන්දන ජයරත්න) is a Sri Lankan physicist specialising in Physics (Atmospheric & Lightning).
Chandima Weerakkody Chandima Weerakkody MP (23 May 1968) is a Member of Parliament representing the Galle District.
Chandra Embuldeniya Chandra Embuldeniya is the Vice Chancellor (Founder), Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka the first all entrepreneurial national university in Sri Lanka (2004-2011).
Chandrika Kumaratunga Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga (චන්ද්රිකා බන්ඩාරනායක කුමාරතුංග,சந்திரிகா பண்டாரநாயக்க குமாரதுங்க; born 29 June 1945) was the fifth President of Sri Lanka, who served from 12 November 1994 ...
Charles Alwis Hewavitharana Charles Alwis Hewavitharana, FRCS, LRCP was a Ceylonese (Sri Lankan) physician who played a significant role in Sir Lanka's Sri Lankan independence movement.
Chitrananda Abeysekera Chitrananda Abeysekera (1930–1992) was a veteran broadcaster, poet, writer and an administrator.
Clifford Ratwatte Clifford Senaka Ratwatte (-2009) (known as Clifford Ratwatte) was a Sri Lankan politician.
Cuda Ratwatte Sir Cuda Ratwatte Adigar was a Ceylonese, the first elected mayor of Kandy, first person from Kandy to be awarded a knighthood from the British and was appointed to the post of Adigar.
Cyril de Zoysa Sir Cyril de Zoysa (Sinhala:ශ්රිමත් සිරිල් ද සොයිසා) (October 26, 1896 – January 2, 1978) was a Sri Lankan industrialist, Senator and a philanthropist.
Cyril Mathew Kaluwadewage Cyril Mathew (c. 1912 – October 16, 1989) was a Sri Lankan politician and a writer.
D. A. Rajapaksa Don Alwin Rajapaksa (Sinhala:දොන් අල්වින් රාජපක්ෂ) (5 November 1905 - 7 November 1967) (known as D. A. Rajapaksa) was a Sri Lankan politician and Member of Parliament, who represented the Be...
D. B. Nihalsinghe Dr. Diego Badaturuge Nihalsingha is a person in film and television in Sri Lanka- with a respected reputation in both film and television being one of the most senior Sri Lankan film directo...
D. E. W. Gunasekera Don Edwin Weerasinghe Gunasekera is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a government minister.
D. J. Wimalasurendra Devapura Jayasena Wimalasurendra (1874-1953) was a Sri Lankan engineer and statesman.
D. M. Jayaratne Disanayaka Mudiyanselage Jayaratne (දිසානායක මුදියන්සේලාගේ ජයරත්න,திசாநாயக்க முதியன்சேலாகே ஜயரத்ன; born 4 June 1931) known as D. M. "Di Mu" Jayaratne is the 20th Prime Minister of Sri Lan...
D. R. Wijewardena Don Richard Wijewardena (Sinhala:දොන් රිච්ඩ් විජෙවර්ධන) (February 23, 1886 – June 13, 1950) was a Sri Lankan press baron who was a leader in the Sri Lankan independence movement.
D. Shelton A. Gunaratne Dhavalasri Shelton Abeywickreme Gunaratne (Sinhala:ධවලෂ්රි ෂෙල්ටන් අබේවික්රම ගුණරත්න) is a professor of mass communications emeritus affiliated with Minnesota State University Moorhead.
D. T. Fernando Danister Thomas Fernando (February 9, 1909 – October 14, 2004) is a pioneer Sri Lankan lyricist.
D.S. Senanayake Don Stephen Senanayake (October 20, 1884–22 March 1952) was an independence activist who served as the first Prime Minister of Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) from 1947 to 1952.
Deepal Gunasekara N. Deepal Gunasekara is a Sri Lankan politician and a former member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Dilan Perera Boddhiya Baduge Dilan Priyanjan Anslam Perera (born 19 April 1962) (known as Dilan Perera), MP is the Sri Lankan Non-Cabinet Minister of Port Development.
Dimuthu Bandara Abayakoon Dimuthu Bandara Abayakoon (born September 6, 1971) is a Sri Lankan politician, belonging to the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna.
Dingiri Banda Wijetunga Sri Lankabhimanya Dingiri Banda Wijetunga (ඩිංගිරි බණ්ඩා විජේතුංග,டிங்கிரி பண்ட விஜேதுங்க; 15 February 1916 – 21 September 2008) was the President of Sri Lanka from 1 May 1993 to 12 November 199...
Dingiri Bandara Welagedara Dingiri Bandara Welagedara was a former Cabinet Minister and ex Member of Parliament representing Kurunegala district.
Dixon Dela Bandara Dixon Dela Bandara is the current Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Maldives.
Don Baron Jayatilaka Sir Don Baron Jayatilaka (Sinhala:ශ්රිමත් දොන් බාරොන් ජයතිලක) (13 February 1868 - 29 May 1944) (known as D.B. Jayatilaka) was a Sri Lankan educationalist, statesmen and diplomat.
Don Carolis Hewavitharana Don Carolis Hewavitharana Wijeyaguneratne (දොන් කරොලිස් හෙවාවිතාරණ), also known as Don Carolis Appuhamy (1833 – 18 February 1906) was a Ceylonese businessman, industrialist, philanthropis...
Don Stephen Senanayake Don Stephen Senanayake was an independence activist who served as the first Prime Minister of Ceylon from 1947 to 1952.
Doreen Young Wickremasinghe Doreen Wickremasinghe (known before her marriage as Doreen Young) was a British leftist who became a prominent Communist politician in Sri Lanka and a Member of Parliament (MP).
Dudley Senanayake Dudley Shelton Senanayake (ඩඩ්ලි ශෙල්ටන් සේනානායක; 19 June 1911 – 13 April 1973) was a Ceylonese (now Sri Lanka) politician, who became the second Prime Minister of Ceylon and went on to become ...
Duleep Wijesekera Ganepola Arachchige Duleep Pandula Perera Wijesekera is the Deputy Minister of Disaster Management in the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Dullas Alahapperuma Dullas Daham Kumara Alahapperuma is a Sri Lankan politician, current Cabinet Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development and a National List member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Duminda Buddhike Bandara Dissanayake Dissanayake Mudiyanselage Duminda Buddhike Bandara Dissanayake (Sinhala:දිසානායක මුදියන්සේලාගේ දුමින්ද බුද්ධික බණ්ඩාර දිසානායක), SLAS, is the current Assistant Chief Secretary civil servant.
Duminda Dissanayake Duminda Dissanayake (born 28 March 1979), MP is the current Sri Lankan Cabinet Minister of Education Services, former Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs and Skills Development and a Member of Parl...
E. L. B. Hurulle Deshamanya Edwin Loku Bandara Hurulle (Sinhala: එඩ්වින් ලොකු බණඩාර හුරුල්ලේ) (19 January 1919 – 6 April 2009) (known as E. L. B. Hurulle) was a Sri Lankan Member of Parliament, diplomat and ...
E. L. Senanayake Deshamanya Edward Lionel Senanayake (known as E.L Senanayake) (8 August 1920 –) was a Sri Lankan Politician belonging to the United National Party.
E. W. Adikaram Edward Winifred Adikaram (5 March 1905 – 28 December 1985) is an educationalist, writer and a social activist in Sri Lanka.
E.M. Wijerama E.M. Wijerama, FRCP was a Sri Lankan physician and philanthropist.
Eastman Narangoda Eastman Narangoda is the current Chairman of George Steuart Finance & former Chairman of Seylan Bank of Sri Lanka.
Edmund Hewavitarne Edmund Hewavitarne (1873–1915) was a Ceylonese (Sri Lankan) businessman and reservist.
Edmund Peiris Gate Mudaliyar Edmund Peiris, JP, UM was a Ceylonese colonial-era headman and philanthropist.
Edwin Ariyadasa Kala Keerthi Wijetunga Karunaratne Edwin Ariyadasa (known as Edwin Ariyadasa) (එඩ්වින් ආරියදාස) (born 3 December 1922) is a veteran journalist in Sri Lanka, who is also a media consultant,...
Edwin Wijeyeratne Sir Edwin Aloysius Perera Wijeyeratne, KBE (Sinhala:ශ්රිමත් එඩ්වින් ඇලෝසියස් පෙරේරා විජයරත්න;8 January 1889 - 19 October 1968) (known as Edwin Wijeyeratne) was a Sri Lankan politician, dipl...
Ehelepola Nilame Ehelapola Wijesundara Wickremasinghe Chandrasekara Amarakoon Wasala Mudiyanse (1773 - 1829) (known as Ehelapola Nilame) was a courtier of the Kingdom of Kandy.
Eric Prasanna Weerawardena Eric Prasanna WeerawardenaMP(born May 5, 1983) is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Ernest de Silva Sir Ernest de Silva was a Sri Lankan business magnate, banker, barrister and public figure, considered to be the most prominent Sri Lankan philanthropist of the 20th century.
Evadne de Silva Senator Lady Evadne de Silva was one of the first female Senators in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and a prominent Philanthropist.
Felix R de Zoysa Felix R. De Zoysa is the founding Chairman of Stafford Motor Company, Stafford International School and Atlas Hall in Sri Lanka.
G. D. Mahindasoma Gamage Don Mahindasoma was the Chief Minister of the North Central Province of Sri Lanka from May 1988 to May 1996.
G. M. Premachandra G. M. Premachandra (24 August 1940 – 24 October 1994) was the Cabinet Minister of Labour and Vocational Training of United National Party government from 1990-94.
Gamini Atukorale Gamini Atukorale was the former Transport, Highways and Civil Aviation Minister in Sri Lanka and former General Secretary and Deputy Leader of United National Party.
Gamini Dissanayake Lionel Gamini Dissanayake (Sinhala:ලයනල් ගාමිනි දිසානායක) (March 20, 1942 – October 24, 1994) was a prominent Sri Lankan politician and a former presidential candidate and Leader of the Op...
Gayantha Karunathilaka Lokugamage Gayantha Ganadesha Karunatileka (born 21 August 1962) is a Sri Lankan politician.
Geetha Kumarasinghe Geetha Samanmali Kumarasinghe (born July 5, 1955 in Badulla) is an award winning Sri Lankan film actress.
George Keyt George Keyt (17 April 1901 – 1993) was a Sri Lankan painter.
Gitanjana Gunawardena Gitanjana Gunawardena is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a government minister.
Gotabhaya Rajapaksa Lieutenant Colonel Nandasena Gotabaya Rajapaksa, RWP, RSP, psc, GR (ගෝඨාභය රාජපක්ෂ) (born 20 June 1949) is a retired officer of the Sri Lanka Army, the current Defence Secretary of Sri Lanka and...
Gunadasa Amarasekara Gunadasa Amarasekera (born in 1929) is a prominent Sinhala writer, poet, and essayist from Sri Lanka.
Gunapala Piyasena Malalasekera Gunapala Piyasena Malalasekera, OBE, JP (Sinhala: ගුණපාල මලලසේකර) (8 November 1899 – 23 April 1973) was a Sri Lankan academic, scholar and diplomat.
H A De S Gunasekara Professor H A De S Gunasekara was the first Sri Lankan Professor of Economics at University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka.
H. K. Dharmadasa Deshamanya Hewa Komanage Dharmadasa (17 June 1920 – 10 August 2011), known as Navaloka Mudalali, was a business magnate, philanthropist and chairman of the Navaloka Group of companies.
H. R. Jothipala Hettiarachchige Reginald Jothipala (එච්.අර්.ජොතිපාල; 12 February 1936 – 7 July 1987) was a prolific playback singer in the Sinhala cinema.
H. R. Piyasiri Handunnetti Rannulu Piyasiri was an ex Member of Parliament.
H. W. Amarasuriya Henry Woodward Amarasuriya (14 October 1904 – 6 March 1981) was a Ceylonese politician, educationist, landed proprietor and philanthropist.
H.K. Dharmadasa Deshamanya Hewa Komanage Dharmadasa, known as Navaloka Mudalali, was a business magnate, philanthropist and chairman of the Navaloka Group of companies.
Hammalawa Saddhatissa The Ven. Prof. Hammalawa Saddhatissa Maha Thera was an ordained Buddhist monk and author from Sri Lanka, educated in Benares, London, and Edinburgh.
Harischandra Wijayatunga Wijayatunga Mudalige Harischandra Wijayatunga is a Sri Lankan author, translator, lexicographer, teacher, lawyer and politician.
Harris Leuke Ratwatte Harris Leuke Ratwatte (known as Harris Leuke Ratwatte Dissawa) (1900 - 1964) was a Ceylonese legislator.
Hemasiri Fernando Hemasiri Fernando is the current Vice President of Commonwealth Games Federation, Chairman of the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka and current Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Postal Services.
Henry Jayasena Henry Jayasena born in Bendiyamulla, Gampaha is a Sri Lankan film actor and dramatist.
Hudson Silva Deshabandu Dr F. G. Hudson Silva was the founder and president of the International Eye Bank, Tissue Bank, and the Sri Lanka Eye Donation Society.
I. M. R. A. Iriyagolla I.M.R.A. Iriyagolla (born 3 January 1907, date of death unknown) was a Sri Lankan politician.
Indradasa Hettiarachchi Indradasa Hettiarachchi was a former Minister of Industries and Member of Parliament representing Horana in the Kalutara District, Sri Lanka.
Indrani Iriyagolla Indrani Iriyagolla is a well-known figure in Sri Lanka for rehabilitation, welfare and humanitarian work.
J B Disanayake Deshamanya Jayaratna Banda Dissanayake is an Emeritus Professor and one of the leading authorities of the Sinhala Language.
J C Ratwatte II Jayampathy Charitha Ratwatte II (known as J. C. Ratwatte Adigar) was a Ceylonese legislator.
J. A. Milton Perera J. A. Milton Perera (1929–1991) was a leading playback singer of Sri Lankan cinema during the 1960s and 1970s.
J. B. Disanayake Deshamanya Jayaratna Banda Dissanayake (born 16 April 1937) is an Emeritus Professor and one of the leading authorities of the Sinhala Language.
J. C. Ratwatte II Jayampathy Charitha Ratwatte II (known as J. C. Ratwatte Adigar) was a Ceylonese legislator.
J. H. Meedeniya Meedeniye Rajakaruna Senanayaka Panditha Heart Wasala Kupuppu Mudiyanse Ralahamillage Punch Banda John Henry Meedeniya (known as J. H. Meedeniya Adigar ) (1867 - 1931) was a Ceylonese ...
J. R. Jayewardene Junius Richard Jayewardene (September 17, 1906 – November 1, 1996), famously abbreviated in Sri Lanka as JR, was the first executive President of Sri Lanka, serving from 1978 til...
J. R. P. Suriyapperuma J. R. P. Suriyapperuma is a Sri Lankan politician, and a National List member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Jagath Balasuriya Jagath Balasuriya (born 21 November 1940) is the Minister of National Heritage in the Sri Lankan government.
John Kotelawala General Sir John Lionel Kotelawala, CH, KBE, KStJ, CLI (ශ්රිමත් ජොන් ලයනල් කොතලාවල; 4 April 1897 – 2 October 1980) was a Sri Lankan soldier and politician, most notable for serving as the 3rd P...
John Kotelawala Snr John Kotelawala (known as John Kotelawala Snr ) (1865 – 1906) was a Ceylonese police officer and businessmen.
John Kotelawala Sr John Kotelawala (known as John Kotelawala Snr ) (1865 – 1906) was a Ceylonese police officer and businessmen.
Junius Richard Jayewardene Junius Richard Jayewardene (ජුනියස් රිචඩ් ජයවර්ධන,ஜூனியஸ் ரிச்சட் ஜயவர்தனா; 17 September 1906 – 1 November 1996), famously abbreviated in Sri Lanka as JR, was the leader of Sri Lanka f...
K N O Dharmadasa Professor K. N. O Dharmadasa is one of the pioneers of linguistics in Sri Lanka and scholar of international repute.
K. Balapatabendi Kusumsiri Balapatabendi , PC (known as K. Balapatabendi) is a Sri Lankan lawyer and diplomat, He was the Permanent Secretary to the President of Sri Lanka (also known as the President's ...
K. N. Jayatilleke Kulatissa Nanda Jayatilleke (1 November 1920 – 23 July 1970) was an internationally recognized authority on Buddhist philosophy whose book "Early Buddhist theory of knowledge" has been described...
K. N. O. Dharmadasa Professor K. N. O Dharmadasa is one of the pioneers of linguistics in Sri Lanka and scholar of international repute.
Kamal Karunanayake Professor Kamal Karunanayake former MP servrving as a People's Alliance National List MP from 1989 to 1994.
Karu Jayasuriya Deshabandu Karu Jayasuriya (Sinhala:කරු ජයසුරිය) (born 29 September 1940) He is the current Chairman, Leadership Council of United National Party (UNP), the main Opposition party of Sri Lanka a...
Karunaratne Abeysekera Karunaratne Abeysekera (1930–1983) was one of Sri Lanka's most famous Sinhala broadcasters.
Karunasena Kodituwakku Karunasena Kodituwakku (born March 21, 1945) is a Sri Lankan politician and former academic and diplomat.
Keheliya Rambukwella Keheliya Rambukwella (born) is a Sri Lankan politician and a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Kumar Sangakkara Kumar Chokshanada Sangakkara (කුමාර් සංගක්කාර) (born 27 October 1977) is a Sri Lankan international cricketer and a former captain of the Sri Lankan national team, widely regarded as the greates...
Kumaradasa Rajasuriya Professor Kumaradasa Rajasuriya was the former Professor of Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo in Sri Lanka.
Kumari Balasuriya Neranjala Pushpa Kumari Balasooriya known as Kumari Balasuriya is the Governor of the Southern Province of Sri Lanka since October 2006.
Lalith Jayasinghe Lieutenant Colonel J.A.L Jayasinghe PWV, WWV, RWP, RSP, SF was an officer of the Special Forces Regiment of the Sri Lanka Army who was twice decorated with the Weera Wickrama Vibhushanaya (WWV)...
Lalith Weeratunga Lalith Weeratunga (Sinhala: ලලිත් වීරතුංග), SLAS, is the current Permanent Secretary to the President of Sri Lanka (also known as the President's Secretary).
Lohan Ratwatte Evindaa Lohan Ratwatte (born 22 June 1968) (known as Lohan Ratwatte) MP is a Member of Parliament representing the Kandy District.
M. D. Banda Mohottalage Dingiri Banda (known as M.D Banda) was a former Cabinet Minister and ex Member of Parliament.
M. J. Perera Mapatunage James "M. J." Perera was a Sri Lankan civil servant, born on 3 February 1915 with nine members in his family in Udumulla, Padukka.
M. Wickramasinghe M Wickramasinghe is the Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of People's Bank.
Madihe Pannaseeha Thero Madihe Pannaseeha Thero (Pali: Paññāsīha) (June 21, 1913 - September 9, 2003) was an eminent Sri Lankan Buddhist monk, who was the head of Amarapura sect from July 13, 1969 until his death...
Mahagama Sekera Mahagama Sekara (Sinhala:මහගම සේකර) (7 April 1929 - 14 January 1976) is one of Sri Lanka's well known poets and was a significant figure in Sinhalese poetry.
Maheepala Herath Maheepala Herath is the Chief Minister of Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka.
Mahela Jayawardene Denagamage Praboth Mahela de Silva Jayawardene (Sinhala: දෙනගමගේ ප්රබොත් මහේල ද සිල්වා ජයවර්ධන; born 27 May 1977), known as Mahela Jayawardene, is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer and ...
Mahinda Rajapaksa Percy Mahendra "Mahinda" Rajapaksa (මහින්ද රාජපක්ෂ, மகிந்த ராசபக்ச; born 18 November 1945) is the 6th President of Sri Lanka and Commander in Chief of the Sri Lankan Armed Forces.
Mahinda Samarasinghe Mahinda Buddhadasa Samarasinghe, MP (born 30 January 1956) is a Sri Lankan politician and former diplomat.
Mahinda Wijeratne Professor Mahinda Wijeratne is a Senior Professor of Agriculture at the University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka.
Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena (born October 10, 1945) is a Sri Lankan politician and landed proprietor.He is the Minister of Cultural Affairs and National Heritage.
Maithripala Senanayake Maithripala Senanayake (7 July 1916 – 12 July 1998) was a Sri Lankan politician and Governor of the North-Central province.
Maithripala Sirisena Pallewatte Gamaralalage Maithripala Yapa Sirisena (known as Maithripala Sirisena) මෛත්රිපාල සිරිසේන is a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Maitree Wickramasinghe Maithree Wickramasinghe is a Sri Lankan academic and senior lecturer at the Department of English of the University of Kelaniya and wife of Ranil Wickremasinghe former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka.
Mangala Samaraweera Mangala Pinsiri Samaraweera (Sinhala:මංගල පින්සිරි සමරවීර) MP (born April 21, 1956) is a Sri Lankan politician and current member of parliament who served as the Cabinet Minister of Foreign Affa...
Mangala Yapa Mangala Yapa is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Colombo Dockyard.
Mano Wijeyeratne Nissanka Manodha Wijeyeratne (Sinhala:නිශ්ශංක මනෝද විජයරත්න) (28 July 1957 – 29 October 2011) (known as Mano Wijeyeratne) was Coordinating Secretary to the President, Chairman of Road ...
Namal Rajapaksa Lakshman Namal Rajapaksa (ලක්ශ්මන් නාමල් රාජපක්ෂ; born 10 April 1986; known as Namal Rajapaksa) is a son of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and a Member of Parliament.
Nanda Malini Nanda Malini (Sinhala:නන්දා මාලනී) (born August 23, 1943) whose unmatchable deep voice started a new chapter in Sri Lankan female classical music context is undoubtedly the most talented Sri L...
Nandadasa Kodagoda Deshabandu Professor Nandadasa Kodagoda MRCP, MD was the former Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo.
Nandana Gunathilake M. D. Nandana Gunathilake is a Sri Lankan politician and a former member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Nandana Mendis Nandana Mendis was the Chief Minister of Western Province of Sri Lanka.
Nandimithra Ekanayake Ekanayake Mudiyanselage Mahinda Nandimithra Ekanayake is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a government minister.
Navin Dissanayake Navin Eranjan Dissanayake (born 9 September 1969) is a Sri Lankan politician, current Cabinet Minister of State Management Reforms.
Neranjan Wijeyeratne Neranjan Priyadarshana Dullewe Wijeyeratne (Sinhala:නෙරංජන් ප්රියදර්ශන දූල්ලෑව විජයරත්න) (born 9 August 1956) (known as Neranjan Wijeyeratne) is a Sri Lankan politician.
Nihal Galappaththi Arachchige Nihal Galappaththi is a Sri Lankan politician and a former member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Nimal Siripala de Silva Nilenthi Nimal Siripala de Silva MP (6 September 1944) is the Sri Lanka's Cabinet Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Management and a Member of Parliament representing the Badulla District.
Nirmala Kotalawala Nirmala Kotalawala MP (29 September 1965) is the Sri Lanka's Deputy Minister of Highways and a Member of Parliament representing the Kalutara District.
Nissanka Wijeyeratne Deshamanya Nissanka Parakrama Wijeyeratne (Sinhala: නිශ්ශංක පරාක්රම විජයරත්න) (14 June 1924 – 7 January 2007) (known as Nissanka Wijeyeratne) was a Sri Lankan politician, civil servan...
Norman Gunewardene Norman Gunewardene is a Sri Lankan corporate leader and executive, who holds and has held corporate positions in Sri Lanka and the region.
Oliver Weerasinghe Oliver Weerasinghe (died 1980) FRIBA was a Sri Lankan architect and diplomat.
Ossie Abeyagoonasekera Ossie Abeyagoonasekera was a former Member of Parliament and chairman and the leader of the Sri Lanka Mahajana Pakshaya.
Ossie Abeygunasekara Ossie Abeyagoonasekera was a former Member of Parliament and chairman and the leader of the Sri Lanka Mahajana Pakshaya.
Ossie Abeygunasekera Ossie Abeyagunasekera was a former Member of Parliament and chairman and the leader of the Sri Lanka Mahajana Pakshaya.
Ossie Abyagoonasekera Ossie Abeyagoonasekera was a former Member of Parliament and chairman and the leader of the Sri Lanka Mahajana Pakshaya.
P. B. Bulankulame Punchi Banda Bulankulame Dissava was a Ceylonese politician, he was the former Cabinet Minister of Land and Land Development in Dudley Senanayake's and John Kotelawala's government.
P. B. G. Kalugalla Punchi Banda Gunathilleke Kalugalla (19 March 1920 – 20 November 2007), known as "P.B.G. Kalugalla", was a Sri Lankan politician, Cabinet Minister and diplomat.
P. C. Imbulana Prema Chandra Imbulana (18 October 1920 – 28 September 2012) was a Sri Lankan Politician belonging to the United National Party.
P. D. Premasiri P. D. Premasiri is Emeritus Professor of Buddhist Studies at University of Peradeniya and President of the Buddhist Publication Society, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
Prematilaka Mapitigama Prematilaka Mapitigama, also known as K. W. M. P. Mapitigama, (January 7, 1930 – April 14, 2012) (Sinhala: ප්රේමතිලක මාපිටිගම) was a senior Sri Lankan civil servant,
R. M. Dharmadasa Banda Rathnayaka Mudiyanselage Dharmadasa Banda (7 February 1938 – 23 October 2010), known as "R. M. Dharmadasa Banda", was a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a forme...
Rahula Anura Attalage Professor Rahula Anura Attalage is the Deputy Vice Chancellor and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Moratuwa Sri Lanka.
Rajamanthri Rajamanthri of Rajamanthrilage was the title given to a Prince රජ කූමරැ of the Kingdom of Kandy මහානුවර in Sri Lanka.
Rajitha Senaratne Dr Nambukara Helambage Rajitha Harischandra Senaratne (born 29 May 1950) (known as Rajitha Senaratne) MP is the Sri Lanka's Cabinet Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development a...
Ranjith Perera Professor Hettige Yasasiri (H.Y) Ranjit Perera is the present Dean of the Faculty of Engineering at the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University.
Ranjith Premalal De Silva Professor Ranjith Premalal De Silva is an eminent scientist in Sri Lanka and is the Professor of Agricultural Engineering of the University of Peradeniya.
Ranjith Siyambalapitiya Basnayaka Ralalage Ranjith Siyambalapitiya (born 1 May 1961) (known as Ranjith Siyambalapitiya) is a Sri Lankan politician, member of parliament for the Kegalle District and Cabinet Minister...
Ratnasiri Wickremanayake Ratnasiri Wickremanayake (රත්නසිරි වික්රමනායක,ரத்னசிறி விக்க்றேமனயகே; born 5 May 1933) is a Sri Lankan politician who was Prime Minister of Sri Lanka from 2000 to 2001 and again from 2005 to 2010.
Ratwatte Nilame Loku Nilame Adikaram Ratwatte (- 1827) (known as Ratwatte Nilame) was a courtier of the Kingdom of Kandy.
Ravindra Rupasena Ravindra Rupasena (Sinhala:රවීන්ද්ර රූපසේන) was a heart-throb of the cinema goers of the 1950s was one of Sri Lanka's popular Sri Lankan film actors.
Reggie Ranatunga Reggie Padmasena Ranatunga was a Sri Lankan politician belonging to the Sri Lanka Freedom Party.
Rohitha Abeygunawardena Pahalage Rohitha Piyatissa Abeygunawardena (born September 21, 1966) is a Sri Lankan politician and businessman.
Rohitha Bogollagama Chandrasekera Rohitha Bandara Bogollagama (born 6 August 1954) (known as Rohitha Bogollagama) (Sinhala: රෝහිත බෝගොල්ලාගම, ரோகித போகோல்லாகம) is a former Sri Lankan politician and was th...
Rukman Senanayake Rukman Senanayake, is a long standing Sri Lankan politician and was former Member of Parliament for Kegalle District.
Rupa Karunathilake Lokugamage Rupasena Karunathilake (15 March 1933 – 11 October 2011) (known as Rupa Karunathilake) was a cabinet minister and Member of Parliament representing Bentara-Elpitiya electorate, i...
Ruwan Wijewardene Dinendra Ruwan Wijewardene (Sinhala:දිනෙන්ද්ර රුවන් විජෙවර්ධන) (born 4 August 1975) (known as Ruwan Wijewardene) is a Sri Lankan politician.
S. B. Dissanayake Dissanayake Mudiyanselage Sumanaweera Banda Dissanayake, MP (born 18 September 1951) (known as S. B. Dissanayake) is a Sri Lankan politician.
S. M. Ranjith Samarakoon Mudiyanselage Ranjith known as S. M. Ranjith is the 5th and current Chief Minister of the North Central Province of Sri Lanka.
S. N. W. Hulugalle Semasinghe Navaratne Wanninaake Hulugalle (known as S. N. W. Hulugalle Adigar unitll 1915) was a Ceylonese colonial-era legislator and a headmen.
S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaranaike (සොලමන් වෙස්ට් රිජ්වේ ඩයස් බණ්ඩාරනායක,சாலமன் வெஸ்ட் ரிச்சர்ட் டயஸ் பண்டாரநாயக்கா; 8 January 1899 – 26 September 1959) frequently referred to as S.W.R.D...
Sagala Ratnayaka Sagala Gajendra Ratnayaka, MP is a Sri Lankan politician and agriculturalist.
Sajith Premadasa Sajith Premadasa (born 12 January 1967) is a Sri Lankan politician, current deputy Leader of the United National Party (UNP), the main Opposition party of Sri Lanka and Member of Parliament for ...
Sakvithi Ranasinghe Abhaya Ranasinghe Arachchilage Chandana Weerakumara; known as "Sakvith Ranasighe" (සක්විති රණසිංහ) is a businessman in Sri Lanka who was allegedly involved in a fraud of Rs.1,060 million (Around...
Salinda Dissanayake Salinda Dissanayake (born May 1, 1958) is a current Member of Parliament from Kurunegala District and Sri Lankan Non-Cabinet Minister of Nation Building.
Saman De Silva Saman De Silva is a veteran artiste and a Baila Singer in Sri Lanka.
Saman Ediriweera Saman Ediriweera was the former Chairman of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation.
Saman Kelegama Saman Kelegama (born 6 April 1959) is a Sri Lankan economist known for his work on the Sri Lankan economy as well as for his work on South Asian regional economic integration issues.
Samantha Sooriyabandara Major General Samantha Sooriyabandara RSP, USP is the Defence Attache in the Sri Lanka Embassy in Washington D.C and formerly of Commando Regiment strike division in Jaffna and General Officer C...
Sanath Jayasuriya Sanath Teran Jayasuriya (Sinhala: සනත් ටෙරාන් ජයසූරිය, born 30 June 1969) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a current member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Sanath Weerakoon Sanath Rathnayake Weerakoon, is a Sri Lankan Former Government Agent.
Sarath Abayawardana Eng Dr Sarath Abayawardana is the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the National Foundation of Science in Sri Lanka.
Sarath Amunugama (politician) Sarath Leelananda Bandara Amunugama (Sinhala:සරත් ලීලානන්ද බණඩාර අමුනුගම), MP, SLAS (born July 10, 1939) is a Sri Lankan politician and civil servant.
Sarath Ekanayake Sarath Ekanayake is the 7th and current Chief Minister of the Central Province of Sri Lanka.
Sarath Fonseka Gardihewa Sarath Chandralal Fonseka, known as Sarath Fonseka (General Sarath Fonseka, RWP, RSP, VSV, USP, RCDS, PSC (සරත් ෆොන්සේකා, சரத் பொன்சேகா, born 18 December 1950) is a former ...
Sarath Gunapala Sarath Gunapala, is a Sri Lankan solid-state physicist, Senior Research Scientist and Group Supervisor at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Sarath Kumara de Silva Sarath Kumara de Silva is the Chairman of State Engineering Corporation in Sri Lanka and Chairman of the Cey-Nor Foundation.
Sarath Munasinghe Major General Sarath Munasinghe, RWP, RSP, USP, ndc, psc, SLA was a Sri Lankan General and a politician.
Sarath N. Silva Sarath Nanda Silva PC is a former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka.
Sarath Ranawaka Jayasiri Sarath Kumara Ranawaka (July 15, 1951–July 25, 2009) was a Member of Parliament representing Kalutara district.
Sarath Ratnakeerthi Rear Admiral Sarath Ratnakeerthi VSV,usp, ndc, psc was Sri Lanka Navy's former Chief of Staff.
Sarath Wijesinghe Senator Sarath Wijesinghe was a Sri Lankan politician and businessmen.
Seelaratna Senarath Seelaratna Senarath (born September 2, 1944) is a famous commercial program announcer of Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation and presently the Director Editorial of Associated Newspapers of Ceylo...
Seelaratne Senarath Seelaratne Senarath (born September 2, 1944) is an famous commercial program announcer of Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation and presently the Director Editorial of Associated Newspapers of Ceyl...
Senarat of Kandy Senarat Adahasin was king of the Kingdom of Kandy from 1604 to 1635.
Senarath Attanayake Attanayake Mudiyanselage Kithsiri Senarath Bandara Attanayake (August 1966) (known as Senarath Attanayake) is a Sri Lankan politician and lawyer.
Senarath Liyana Arachchi Senarath Liyana Arachchi is an astrologer,palmist, author, guest and commentator on radio and television, in Sri Lanka.
Seneka Bibile Senaka Bibile (Sinhala:සේනක බිබිලේ) (13 February 1920 – 29 September 1977) was a Sri Lankan pharmacologist.
Senerat Gunewardene Sir Senerat Gunewardene, KBE (also known as Ratnekirti Senerat Serasinghe Gunewardene) (3 November 1899 – 10 August 1981) was a Sri Lankan statesmen and diplomat.
Shan Wickremesinghe Shan Wickramasinghe is a Sri Lankan media mogul, broadcaster, and a Broadcast Engineer.
Shasheendra Rajapaksa Shasheendra Kumara Rajapaksa (known as Shasheendra Rajapaksa) is the Chief Minister of Uva Province in Sri Lanka and current Basnayake Nilame (Lay Custodian) of the Ruhunu Maha Kataragam...
Shashindra Rajapaksa Shasheendra Rajapaksa is the Chief Minister of Uva Province in Sri Lanka and current Basnayake Nilame of the Ruhunu Maha Kataragama devalaya.
Shirani Bandaranayake Upatissa Atapattu Bandaranayake Wasala Mudiyanse Ralahamilage Shirani Anshumala Bandaranayake (known as Shirani Bandaranayake; born April 1958) was the 43rd Chief Justice of Sri Lanka.
Siran Upendra Deraniyagala Dr. Siran Upendra Deraniyagala (born 1942) was former Director-General of Archaeology, Sri Lanka (May 20, 2005).
Siri Perera Siri Perera QC was a Buddhist leader who was one time the President of the Colombo YMBA. He was also a former Sri Lanka High Commissioner to India.
Sirimavo Bandaranaike Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike (සිරිමාවෝ රත්වත්තේ ඩයස් බණ්ඩාරනායක,சிறிமாவோ ரத்வத்த டயஸ் பண்டாரநாயக்க; 17 April 1916 – 10 October 2000) was a Sri Lankan politician and the modern world's fir...
Siripala Jayaweera Siripala Jayaweera was the Governor of the North Western Province of Sri Lanka from January 1999 to April 2004.
Sirisumana Godage Deshabandu Sirisumana Godage (born in May 1936) is a Sri Lankan entrepreneur.
Sisira Mendis Sisira Mendis was a Sri Lankan senior police officer.
Sisira Senaratne Sisira Senaratne is one of Sri Lanka's popular singers since the 1960s.
Soma Edirisinghe Soma Edirisinghe(සෝමා එදිරිසිංහ) is an entrepreneur, a film producer, a philanthropist and a social worker in Sri Lanka.
Sripathi Sooriyarachchi Sripathi Sooriyarachchi (8 September 1962 – 9 February 2008) was a Sri Lankan cabinet minister, member of parliament, lawyer and wrestling champion.
Sriyantha Dissanayake Sriyantha Dissanayake is a Sri Lankan sprint athlete specializing in the 100 and 200 metres.
Stanley Jayasinghe Stanley Jayasinghe (born January 19, 1931 in Badulla) is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who played for Ceylon prior to the country being renamed Sri Lanka, and prior to them receiving either Test...
Sujatha Alahakoon Bishajachara Alahakoonlage Sujatha Alahakoon (born March 9, 1959) is a Sri Lankan politician.
Sumanadasa Abeygunawardena Sumanadasa Tilak Abeygunawardena (born 28 June 1953) (known as Sumanadasa Abeygunawardena) is a Sri Lankan astrologer, author, guest and commentator on radio and television news.
Sunil Handunnetti Sunil Handunnetti (born October 19, 1970) is a Sri Lankan politician and a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Susantha de Fonseka Sir Kalutaravedage Deepal Susantha de Fonseka, KBE (1900–1963) was a Sri Lankan statesmen and diplomat.
Susantha Sisilchandra Susantha Sisilchandra Sri Lankan Entrepreneur based in Dallas, Texas, USA is the founding CEO/President of Ceyhinz Link International, Inc. Also he is the current Chairman of Sri Lanka America B...
Susanthika Jayasinghe Susanthika Jayasinghe is a Sri Lankan sprint athlete specializing in the 100 and 200 metres.
Susith Weerasekara Rear admiral Susith Maliya Bandara Weerasekara RSP, VSV, USP, ndu, psn, MSc. Mgmt, DISS, DIDSS is a commissioned officer of the Sri Lanka Navy.
Suwanda HJ Sugunasiri Suwanda H. J. Sugunasiri is a Lifelong Learner, Pioneer in several areas – Canadian Buddhism, South Asian Canadian Literature and Canadian Multiculturalism Multifaith Activist, Creative Writer, ...
Sybil Wettasinghe Kala Keerthi Sybil Wettasinghe is a veteran children's book writer and an illustrator in Sri Lanka.
T. B. Dissanayake Tikiri Banda (T.B.) Dissanayake PC entered the Ceylon University College and obtained a BA degree from the London University in 1930 having read Latin, Sinhala, History and Philosophy.
T. B. Ekanayake T. B. Ekanayake is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a government minister.
T. B. Ilangaratne Tikiri Bandara Ilangaratne (February 27, 1913 - May 21, 1992) was a Sri Lankan politician, author, dramatist, and theater actor he was Member of Parliament for Kandy, Galaha, Hewaheta and Kolon...
T.B. Dissanayake Tikiri Banda (T.B) Dissanayake PC entered the University of Colombo and obtained a BA degree from the London University in 1930 having read Latin, Sinhala, History and Philosophy.
Talduwe Somarama Talduwe Ratugama Rallage Weris Singho better known as Talduwe Somarama Thero (1915–1962) shot and killed S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike the fourth Prime Minister of Ceylon (later Sri Lanka...
Thalatha Atukorale Thalatha Atukorale (born May 30, 1963) is a Sri Lankan politician and a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.
Thilan Wijesinghe Thilan Wijesinghe is a former Chairman/Director-General of the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka and a well-known cricketer of yesteryears in Sri Lanka.
Thilanga Sumathipala Uduwatuwage Janath Priya Thilanga Sumathipala MP (born 3 May 1964) (known as Thilanga Sumathipala) is a Member of Parliament representing the Colombo District.
Tikiri Kobbekaduwa Tikiri Banda Kobbekaduwa is the Governor of the Central Province of Sri Lanka since December 2005.
Tillakaratne Dilshan Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Dilshan (Sinhala: තිලකරත්න මුදියන්සේලාගේ දිල්ෂාන්); born October 14, 1976 in Kalutara, Sri Lanka is a Sri Lankan cricketer and former captain of the Sri Lanka national...
Tillakaratne Sampath Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Nishan Sampath (born June 23, 1982 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka) is a Sri Lankan first class cricketer and brother of Sri Lankan national cricket team player Tillakaratne Dilshan.
Tissa Attanayake Attanayake Mudiyanselage Kudabanda Tissa Attanayake (born May 17, 1961) is a Sri Lankan politician.
Tissa Balalla Tissa Reginald Balalla is the Governor of the North Western Province of Sri Lanka since October 2007.
Tissa Karalliyadde Tissa Wijeratna Karalliyadde MP is the Sri Lanka's Cabinet Minister of Child Development and Women's Affairs and a Member of Parliament representing the Kalutara District.
Tissa Ranasinghe Tissa Ranasinghe is a Sri Lankan artist known for his work in bronze.
Tissa Wijesurendra Tissa Wijesurendra (Sinhala: තිස්ස විජේසුරේන්ද්ර) was one of Sri Lanka's popular Sri Lankan film actors in 1970s.
Tissa Wijeyeratne Suratissa Diyasena Wijeyeratne (Sinhala:සුරතිස්ස දියසේන විජයරත්න) (17 February 1923 – 11 July 2002) (known as Tissa Wijeyeratne) was a Sri Lankan politician, diplomat, barrister and businessman.
Tudor Gunasekara Ranasinghe Hettiarachchige Tudor Edward Ranasinghe Gunasekara (known as Tudor Gunasekara) (Sinhala:ටියුඩර් ගුණසේකර) (born 23 January 1935) is a former Sri Lankan politician and diplomat.
U. N. Jayawardena Deshamanya Neville Ubeysin-gha Jayawardena was a Sri Lankan Senator, economist, banker and entrepreneur.
Ubaya Madawela Major General Ubaya Medawela, USP, psc, is a Sri Lankan Army's Military Spokesman.
Udaya Gammanpila Udaya Prabhath Gammanpila (born 6 February 1970) (known as Udaya Gammanpila) is a Sri Lankan politician and current Minister of Agriculture, Agrarian Development, Irrigation, Trade and Env...
Udayanga Weeratunga Udayanga Weeratunga is a Sri Lankan businessman who is the current Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to the Russian Federation.
Uduwe Dhammaloka Ven. Uduwe Dhammaloka Thero, a popular Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka.
Upali Wijewardene Philip Upali Wijewardene (Sinhala:උපාලි විජයවර්ධන) (17 February 1938 - 13 February 1983) was a well-known businessman in Sri Lanka who established the Upali Group which had interests in a variet...
Upawansa Yapa Upawansa Yapa PC entered the University of Ceylon, Peradeniya in 1960 and obtained Bachelor of Arts degree.
Vajira Abeywardena Vajira Abeywardena (born September 2, 1960) is a Sri Lankan politician.
Vinya Ariyaratne Dr Vinya Ariyaratne is the Executive Director of Sarvodaya and also a lecturer in Community Medicine Faculty of Medical Sciences University of Sri Jayewardenepura in Sri Lanka.
Visakha Wijeyeratne Visakha Wijeyeratne (née Bulankulame) (17 March 1935 – 13 April 1999) was a Sri Lankan artist, painter, sculptor, writer and social worker.
Visty.C.Gunathilake Visty.C.Gunathilake PC was Sri Lanka's Solicitor General from 1977 to 1981.
W. B. Ekanayake Wilfred Bandara Ekanayake is a Sri Lankan politician, a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka and a government minister.
W. J. M. Lokubandara Wijesinghe Jayaweera Mudiyanselage Lokubandara (Sinhala:විජෙසිංහ ජයවීර මුදියන්සේලාගේ ලොකුබණඩාර), commonly known as W. J. M. Lokubandara, is the current Governor of Sabaragamuwa Province an...
W. M. P. B. Dissanayake Weerasooriya Dissanayake Mudiyanselage Punchi Banda Dissanayake known as W. P. B. Dissanayake or W.M.P.B. Dissanayake (April 16, 1927-May 29, 2003) was a Sri Lankan politician and belonged to th...
W. S. Karunaratne Wijesinghe Sugathadasa Karunaratne (Sinhala:ඩබ්ලිව්.එස්.කරුණාරත්න) (24 December 1928 - 1986) was a well known Buddhist scholar and a fiercely independent thinker.
Walisinghe Harischandra Brahmachari Walisinghe Harischandra was a social reformer, historian, author and revivalist of Sri Lankan Buddhism.
Walpola Rahula Walpola Rahula was a Buddhist monk, scholar and writer.
Wariyapola Sri Sumangala Wariyapola Sri Sumangala (Sinhala:වාරියපොල ශ්රි සුමංගල) was a Buddhist monk who lived in the early 19th century in Sri Lanka (then known as Sinhale).
Wasantha Aluvihare Wasantha Aluvihare (born 16 July 1962) is a Sri Lankan politician from Matale and a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka belonging to the United National Party.
Wasantha Aluwihare Wasantha Aluwihare (born 16 July 1962) is a Sri Lankan politician from Matale and a member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka belonging to the United National Party.
Weerasinghe de Silva Weerasinghe de Silva is a Sri Lankan politician and a former MP representing the seat of Balapitiya.
Weerasinghe Mallimarachchi Weerasinghe Mallimarachchi (d. October 24, 1994) was the Cabinet Minister of Food and Co-operative (Later Janasaviya) of United National Party government from 1990-94.
Weligama Sri Sumangala Weligama Sri Sumangala Thero (1825-1905) was an outstanding scholar bhikkhu with many important publications -Hitopadsesa Atthadassi, Hitopadsesa Padarthavykanaya, Upadesa Vini...
Weweldeniye Medhalankara Thera The Most Venerable Wewaldeniye Medhalankara Thero was the chief incumbent of the Shasanawardhana Pirivena, Meerigama and the Head of the Ramanna Nikaya.
Weweldeniye Medhalankara Thero The Most Venerable Wewaldeniye Medhalankara Thero was the chief incumbent of the Shasanawardhana Pirivena, Meerigama and the Head of the Ramanna Nikaya.
Wijeratne Warakagoda Wijeratne Warakagoda is a veteran Sri Lankan actor in stage, movie and tele-drama.
Wijeyananda Dahanayake Wijeyananda Dahanayaka (විජෙයානන්ද දහනායක; 22 October 1902 – 4 May 1997) was a Sri Lankan political figure.
William Gopallawa William Gopallawa (Sinhala: විලියම් ගොපල්ලව, வில்லியம் கோபள்ளவா), MBE (17 September 1897 – 31 January 1981) was the last Governor-General of Ceylon from 1962 to 1972 and became the first (non-ex...
Wimal Weerawansa Wimal Weerawansa (Sinhala:විමල් වීරවංශ(වීරසන්ගිලි පනික්කියලගේ විමලසේන)) is the leader of the Sri Lankan political party Jathika Nidahas Peramuna and the Minister of Construction, Engineering Ser...
Wimalaratne Kumaragama Wimalaratne Kumaragama (January 18, 1919 - December 30, 1962) is a prominent Sri Lankan poet, of the Colombo era.
Witiyala Seewalie Thera Witiyala Seewalie Thera (Sinhala:පූජ්ය විටියල සීවලී නාහිමි) is the founder and chief incumbent priest of Minnesota Buddhist Vihara.
Y Karunadasa Y. Karunadasa is a Sri Lankan scholar in Buddhist Studies.