|Rajinikanth Bio Data||Description|
|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|
|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|
|Rajinikanth HD Photos||
|Rajinikanth Career and Net Worth|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Screenplay Writer, Philanthropist|
|Debut TV Series/Movie||
|Salary||40-45 crore/film (INR)|
|Net Worth||$55 million|
|Family & Relatives|
|Wife/Girlfriend||Latha (Producer, Singer, m.1981-present)|
|Father||Ramoji Rao Gaekwad (Worked as a police constable)|
|Brother(s)||Satyanarayana Rao (Elder), Nageshwara Rao (Elder)|
|Sister||Aswath Balubhai (Elder)|
|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|
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
|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|
|Rajinikanth Social Media|
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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.