Height, Weight & Physical Stats
|Body Measurements||40-33-13 inches|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches (1.65 m)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lbs)|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
Raghubir Yadav is a film, television, and stage actor, hailing from India and born on 25th June 1957, Jabalpur, India. He is a person blessed with multiple skills, like; he is a great singer, music composer, and also a set designer. He is mainly known for his debut movie “Massey Sahib” which was released in 1985.
He started his career as a theatre actor and has appeared in more than 70 plays and 2500 shows. Raghuvir Yadav has worked a lot as he wanted to be a successful actor. He has worked as a set designer, singer, music composer, and also acted in several plays and shows.
Apart from theatre career, he also made an appearance in movies and has worked in numerous movies. While his three movies have won the Academy Award nominations for the category of Best Foreign Language Film “Salaam Bombay”, released in 1988, “Lagaan” and “Water”. He is a recipient of several awards and honors that he had won for amazing performances. Also, he has worked in the movie “Firaaq” and later appeared in another movie “Dear Friend Hitler”. In the movie, he appeared as a lead and won the hearts of many with his brilliant performances.
Alongside this, Raghuvir Yadav also appeared in television series “ Mungerilal Ke Haseen Sapne” which was aired in 1990. In the serial, he portrayed the role of Mungerilal. Earlier before this, he appeared in TV series named, “Yatra” which was aired in 1986. In the series, he played a minor role for which he got huge acclaim. While it was directed by Shyam Benegal. However, he has appeared in various television series. Apart from this, he has also sung a few songs and composed music for several songs in the movies.
Among various achievements, he won the two International Awards for the category of Best Actor in FIPRESCI Critic’s Award held in 1986. He also received the Silver Peacock, IIFI for the Best Actor in 1987.
Raghuvir Yadav Education
School: National School of Drama
Raghuvir Yadav Career
Known For: Massey Sahib
Net Worth: USD $5 Million approx
Family & Relatives
Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Poornima Yadav (m. 1986)
No. of Children: 1
Son: Achal Yadav
Raghuvir Yadav Favorites
Favorite Actor: Dilip Kumar, Balraj Sahni
Favorite Movie: The Threshold
Favorite TV shows: Ek Kiran Roshni Ki
Favorite Destination: Mumbai
Favorite Color: White