Rajnikanth Wiki / Biography
He was born on 12 Dec, 1950. He belongs to a marathi family. His real name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad. Rajnikanth is his stage name. In today time, he lives in Tamil Nadu. He is a Pan India Actor who has humongous fan following especially south India. He is a big Actor of tamil films, philanthropist, screenplay, producer and also a politician. He works for the welfare of Tamil Nadu. Even Being so great actor he lifestyle is so simple. He wear no makeup or anything in public appearances. He had also worked as a bus conductor during his struggling days. He got numerous awards but the most precious one includes padma Bhushan and padma vibhushan. He also strongly believes in spirituality. He own’s a bunglow in poes Garden.
His height is 173 cm. His weight is 73kg. His body measurements are 40 inches. Right now he is 67 years old. His eye color is dark brown. His zodiac sign is saggitarious.
Family & Affairs
He belonged to a middle class marathi family. They used to live in banglore. His father was a policer officer and mother was housewife.They were total 4 siblings. two brothers and one sister and he was the youngest. Later He married Lata Rangachari. They got blessed with two daughters Aishwarya and soundarya Rajnikanth.
Aishwarya married Dhanush(film actor) and soundarya married Ashwin Ramkumar Industrialist.
He started his career with the small plays. His first drama was Apoorva Raagangal. After that he mainly get characters of villain. He did his diploma of action from M.G.R. Government Film and Television Training Institute. He also pursued acting course in Madras film Industry.
His hobbies are Travelling, reading and gardening. His favorite color is black. His favorite food is masala dosa. His favorite actor is Amitabh Bachan and Sylvester stallone. His favorite actress hema malini.
- He was the most influential indian, by forbes
- In 2007, he became the highest paid asian actor, which spot was with Jackie chan before him
- He was paid 26 Cr. in 2007 for Shivaji, which was the biggest amount ever paid to an asian actor.
- His famous film Robot was first offered to Kamal Hassan.
- He did only one English film named Bloodstone.
- He lost his mother at very young age.
- He is famous for his simple nature.
- Crush your ego then you will find who you are.
- God gives a lot of things to bad people, but he will let them fail eventually. God tests good people a lot, but he will never let them down.
- You won’t get anything without hard work. What you get without hard work will never fructify
- I cannot be an ordinary man, move around like people do, go out eat in a restaurant or take a walk. Perhaps, this is what I have lost.
- A greedy man and an angry woman have never lived prosperously.