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G. K. Govinda Rao Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 17, 2021

Short Biography

G. K. Govinda Rao was born on 27-04-1937 in Bengaluru the state of Karnataka, India. He was an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Theatre Actor, Professor, Writer, Poet & Socialist who was known for his work in Kannada cinema.

G. K. Govinda Rao Complete Bio & Career

G.K Govinda Rao is an Indian Film Actor, Writer, and Activist. He mainly works for Kannada Movie Industry. He started his career as a professor of English and writer. He belongs to Karnataka and is known for several memorable roles in TV serials of Doordarshan.

He mainly comes into Limelight with the movie Maha Parva and Malgudi days. In Maha Parva, he enacted the role of Chief Minister. He also performed very well in movies like Grahana Doctor and Krishna, Shastri,Mithile Sita, and Grahan. The man also stands in opposition to superstitions practices in Society made Snana and also provides lectures to create awareness among people. He actively participated in Social movements and was also a staunch supporter of congress. The man died in Hunbbali due to his age-related health complications.


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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

G. K. Govinda Rao died at the age of 84 on 15-10-2021 in his daughter's house at Golden Town, Hubli in the state of Karnataka, India.

DEATHDAY 15 October,2021 (Sunday)
DEATH PLACE Golden Town, Hubli, Karnataka

G. K. Govinda Rao Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to a Hindu Kannada family. He was married and had a daughter. He was staying with her daughter.

Life's Important Dates Of G. K. Govinda Rao

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification Post Graduate
Hobbies Writing, Reading
Marital Status Married
Best Movies Grahana (1978), Nishyabda (1998) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A
Best TV Serial Malgudi Days (1986-2006)
Maha Parva (2013-2014)


Favorite Color White
Favorite Actress Lakshmi , Manjula
Favorite Actor Rajkumar
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Dress Kurta Pajama

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About G. K. Govinda Rao

  • Govinda Rao is great Tamil actor ans activist.
  • He loves music and he is an admirer of Hindustani Music.
  • He is a good performer of Kannada Cinema as well as a poet.
  • He is also known as a sympathizer of the Naxal movement of Karnataka.
  • He also criticized S.L Bhyrappa, Pejaveer Seer, and Narendra Modi for their stands on Urulu seve and treatment of minorities.
  • He keeps himself active by providing lectures and taking part in seminars and discussions.

G. K. Govinda Rao Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

G. K. Govinda Rao was 84 years 5 months & 18 days old age.