Superstar Rajnikanth : Age, Height, Career, Biography, Net Worth

SuperStar Rajnikanth

He is a very famous and very popular actor. He has also worked in Hindi films. People consider him the God of the South. Even his temple is built in South India where people worship him. He was born on 12 December 1950 in Bangalore, Karnataka.He was born in a middle class Marathi family. His real name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad. He was very good in studies since childhood and was also very good in sports. Presently his age is 73 years. His height is 5.8 feet inches.


At the age of 6, he was admitted to Gavipuram Government Kannada Model Primary School. After that his brother sent him to a monastery run under the Ramakrishna Mission for studies. Which is also known as Ramakrishna Mission Math.Along with his studies there, he also got knowledge about Indian culture and Vedas. After 6th class, he got admission in Acharya Public Pathshala School. He has done Madras Film Institute course. He knows Marathi, Kannada and Tamil languages.

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When he was admitted to Acharya Public School. There he acted in many school plays. Due to which his interest in theater increased further. So he thought of making his career in films. But since then the condition of his house kept getting worse.To improve his household condition, he did many small jobs in Bangalore and Madras. Which also included the work of carpenter and porter. At that time there was a vacancy of conductor in Bangalore Transport and he qualified in it.Then he started working as a conductor. Due to which the condition of his family started improving. Now he was separated from the world of theatre. But he did not leave acting. He used to act in the bus. Due to which he started becoming famous among the people.

While he was working as a conductor, he saw the advertisement of Madras Film Institute in a newspaper and thought of going there. He told this at home. But due to lack of money at home, his family members did not support him. But his friend Raj Bahadur, who worked with him, saw his madness towards acting.Therefore, his friend helped him fully in paying the fees in Madras Institute. After that he left the job of conductor and took admission in Madras Institute. He used to go from place to place doing small acting jobs for money. Once when he was doing a drama in the institute.Then famous director K Bala Chandra noticed him. Famous director K Bala Chandra was very impressed by Rajni Kant’s acting. He chose Rajinikanth for his film there. After that, in 1975, he played the role of a villain in K Bala Chandra’s film Apoorva Ragangal.After that film people started recognizing him. After this his next film Katha Sangam came. After these films, due to his hard work and acting, he became a superstar of Tamil films.

SuperStar Rajnikanth

Family members

Rajinikanth’s father’s name was Ramoji Rao Gaekwad. His mother’s name was Jijabai. He was the youngest in the house. Rajni Kant has two brothers and one sister. The name of his first brother is Satyanarayan Rao and the name of the second is Nageshwara Rao. His sister’s name is Aswath Balubhai.He was married to Lata Ranga Charya. They had two daughters. The name of the first daughter is Aishwarya Rajnikanth and the name of the second daughter is Soundarya Rajnikanth.

Super hit movies

Adisaya Piravi, Kaala, Sri Raghavendra, Kabali, Johnny Ustad, Padikkatavan, Nallavanukku Nallavan, Payum Puli, Mannan, Pathinaaru Vayathinile, Chandramukhi, Apoorva Ragangal, Arilirindhu Aruvathu Varai, Billa, Arunachalam, Muthu, 2.0, Annamali, Robot, Thillu Mullu, Shivaji, Badshah, Thalapathi.


Bollywood Life Award, Zee Cine Award, IIFA Utsavam, Ananda Vikatan Cinema Award, Nandi Award, Tamil Nadu State Film Award, Cinema Express Award, Film Fans Association Award, Vijay Award, NDTV Indian of the Year, Filmfare Award, National Film Award.

Net worth

His total net worth is around Rs 430 crore.

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