The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is India's highest award in cinema. Introduced in 1969, the Dada Saheb Phalke award was first given to actress Devika Rani. The following list of Dadasaheb Phalke Award Winners–

1. 17th Award year 1969 – Winner Devika Rani (Actress)
2. 18th Award year 1970 – Winner B. N. Sircar (Producer)
3. 19th Award year 1971 – Winner (Posthumous) Prithviraj Kapoor (Actor)
4. 20th Award year 1972 – Winner Pankaj Mullick (Music Director)
5. 21st Award year 1973 – Winner Ruby Myers (Sulochana) (Actress)
6. 22nd Award year 1974 – Winner Bomireddi Narasimha Reddy (Director)
7. 23rd Award year 1975 – Winner Dhirendranath Ganguly (Actor and Director)
8. 24th Award year 1976 – Winner Kanan Devi (Actress)
9. 25th Award year 1977 – Winner Nitin Bose (Cinematographer, Director and Writer)
10. 26th Award year 1978 – Winner Rai Chand Boral (Composer and Director)
11. 27th Award year 1979 – Winner Sohrab Modi (Actor, Director and Producer)
12. 28th Award year 1980 – Winner Paidi Jairaj (Actor and Director)
13. 29th Award year 1981 – Winner Naushad Ali (Musician)
14. 30th Award year 1982 – Winner L. V. Prasad (Actor, Director and Producer)
15. 31st Award year 1983 – Winner Durga Khote (Actress)
16. 32nd Award year 1984 – Winner Satyajit Ray (Director)
17. 33rd Award year 1985 – Winner V. Shantaram (Actor, Director and Producer)
18. 34th Award year 1986 – Winner B. Nagi Reddy (Producer)
19. 35th Award year 1987 – Winner Raj Kapoor (Actor and Director)
20. 36th Award year 1988 – Winner Ashok Kumar (Actor)
21. 37th Award year 1989 – Winner Lata Mangeshkar (Singer)
22. 38th Award year 1990 – Winner Akkineni Nageswara Rao (Actor)
23. 39th Award year 1991 – Winner Bhalji Pendharkar (Director, Producer and Writer)
24. 40th Award year 1992 – Winner Bhupen Hazarika (Lyricist)
25. 41st Award year 1993 – Winner Majrooh Sultanpuri (Lyricist)
26. 42nd Award year 1994 – Winner Dilip Kumar (Actor)
27. 43rd Award year 1995 – Winner Rajkumar (Actor)
28. 44th Award year 1996 – Winner Sivaji Ganesan (Actor)
29. 45th Award year 1997 – Winner Pradeep (Lyricist)
30. 46th Award year 1998 – Winner B.R. Chopra (Director and Producer)
31. 47th Award year 1999 – Winner Hrishikesh Mukherjee (Director)
32. 48th Award year 2000 – Winner Asha Bhosle (Singer)
33. 49th Award year 2001 – Winner Yash Chopra (Director and Producer)
34. 50th Award year 2002 – Winner Dev Anand (Actor, Director and Producer)
35. 51st Award year 2003 – Winner Mrinal Sen (Director)
36. 52nd Award year 2004 – Winner Adoor Gopalakrishnan (Director)
37. 53rd Award year 2005 – Winner Shyam Benegal (Director)
38. 54th Award year 2006 – Winner Tapan Sinha (Director)
39. 55th Award year 2007 – Winner Manna Dey (Singer)
40. 56th Award year 2008 – Winner VK Murthy (Cinematographer)
41. 57th Award year 2009 – Winner D. Ramanaidu (Producer)
42. 58th Award year 2010 – Winner K. Balachander (Director)
43. 59th Award year 2011 – Winner Soumitra Chatterjee (Actor)
44. 60th Award year 2012 – Winner Pran (Actor)
45. 61st Award year 2013 – Winner Gulzar (Poet, Lyricist and Director)
46. 62nd Award year 2014 – Winner Shashi Kapoor (Actor, Director and Producer)
47. 63rd Award year 2015 – Winner Manoj Kumar (Actor, Director and Producer)