Rajinikanth Bio, Height, Net worth, Age, Family, Wife, Facts


Rajinikanth Indian Actor, Producer, Screenplay Writer, Philanthropist
Rajinikanth Indian Actor, Producer, Screenplay Writer, Philanthropist

Rajinikanth Bio Data
Name Rajinikanth
Full Name Shivaji Rao Gaekwad
Nickname/Alternative Name Rajinikanth, Thalaiva, Superstar
Age (as of 2019) 68 years old
Date of Birth December 12, 1950
Birthplace Bengaluru, Mysore State (now Karnataka), India
Nationality Indian
Caste Not Available
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Hometown Bengaluru, Mysore State (now Karnataka), India
Rajinikanth Academic Profile
Qualification Course in Acting
School Government Model Primary School, Gavipuram, Bengaluru
College/University M.G.R Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu
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Rajinikanth Career and Net Worth
Profession Actor, Producer, Screenplay Writer, Philanthropist
Debut TV Series/Movie
  • Apoorva Raagangal (1975, Tamil)
  • Katha Sangama (1976, Kannada)
  • Anthuleni Katha (1976, Telugu)
  • Andha Kanoon (1983, Bollywood)
Salary 40-45 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $55 million
Family & Relatives
Marital Status Married
Wife/Girlfriend Latha (Producer, Singer, m.1981-present)
Father Ramoji Rao Gaekwad (Worked as a police constable)
Mother Jijabai (Homemaker)
Children 2
Brother(s) Satyanarayana Rao (Elder), Nageshwara Rao (Elder)
Sister Aswath Balubhai (Elder)
Ex Girlfriends
  • Silk Smitha (Actress)
  • Latha (Producer, Singer)
Son(s) 26 February 1981
Daughter(s) Aishwarya Rajinikanth Dhanush (born in 1982), Soundarya Rajinikanth (born in 1984)
Physical Statistics & Build
Weight in Pounds 161 lbs
Weight in KG 73 kg
Height in Feet 5 feet 8 inches
Height in Meter 1.73 m
Chest 40 Inches
Biceps 12 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Averages
Hobbies & Other Activities
Hobbies Travelling, reading, gardening
Likes and Dislikes
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Sylvester Stallone
Favorite Actress Rekha, Hema Malini
Favorite Food Masala Dosa
Favorite Destination Himalayas
Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Cricket
Rajinikanth Social Media
Facebook Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Instagram Instagram
Wikipedia Wikipedia

Fan Following

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Some Interesting Facts About Rajinikanth

  • The real name of Rajinikanth is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad. He was brought up speaking Marathi and Kannada.
  • Before entering the film industry, Rajinikanth used to work as a coolie, carpenter and a bus conductor.
  •  Rajinikanth pursued diploma in acting from Madras Film Institute and also learnt Tamil during his course.
  • Latha Rangachari, Rajinikanth’s wife is 8 years younger than him. The two met when Latha came to interview him for her college magazine.
  •  Rajinikanth has starred in eleven Tamil remakes of Amitabh Bachchan films like Deewar, Amar Akbar Anthony, Laawaris and Don among others.
  •  For his blockbuster movie Shivaji, Rajinikanth received an acting fee of Rs. 26 crore in 2007. This made him the second highest paid actor in Asia after Jackie Chan.

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