|12th Chairman of Maharashtra Legislative Council|
|Succeeded by||Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar|
|Born||1 September 1935|
|Died||14 January 2019(aged 83)|
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Children||Satyajit Deshmukh Shilpa Deshmukh|
|Residence||Kokrud, Shirala, Sangli|
|As of November 16, 2009|
He was elected to Maharashtra Legislative Council in 1996 and 2002.
He was earlier elected to Maharashtra Assembly in 1978, 1980, 1985 and 1990.
His son Shri Satyajit Shivajirao Deshmukh is an elected Director of Sangli District Central Co-operative Bank  and former Vice president of District Council Sangli.
- Senior Congress Leader Shivajirao Deshmukh Dies At 84
- "MAHARASHTRA LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL". Lok Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi website.
- चौगुले, शिवाजीराव. "शिराळ्याच्या दोन भाऊंची जिल्हा बॅंकेत एन्ट्री". Sarkarnama (in मराठी). Retrieved 13 February 2022.