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Gajendra Chauhan Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Height, Weight, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 11, 2021

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Short Biography

Gajendra Chauhan was born on 10-10-1956 in Delhi, India. He is an Indian Film Actor & Television Actor who best known for his role in the Hindi TV drama 'Mahabharat'.

Other Name: Gajendra Singh Chauhan
Other Professions: Television Actor Politician Chairperson
Appearance: Bollywood Hindi

Gajendra Chauhan Complete Bio & Career

Gajendra Singh Chauhan was born on 10 October 1956. He is an actor by profession. He completed his studies from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Side by side he started learning acting skills from Roshan Taneja who previously taught at FTII. He made his debut in an acting career in 1983 with the movie named, Paying Guest. Along with films, he did television shows as well.
The shows in which he acted are Air Hostess, Adalat, and Rajni. In 1986 his film titled, Main Chup Nahi Rahoongi was released. He has a lot of Cameo Roles to his credit also. Initially, he got selected for playing the role of Lord Krishna in the television industry. He also acted in its two episodes. But as the shooting delayed, he took up the new project in the south. When he returned, he was unfit for the role due to his overweight. He rose to fame with his role of Yudhishthira in the serial named, Mahabharat. He also served as the president of the organization named, Cinema and Television Artists Association. He worked in the organization for about 20 years.
He decided to pursue politics and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in 2004. His work was the national convener for culture. Film and Television Institute of India selected him as its president on 9 June 2015. Unfortunately, he could not thrive on the post for long as some students objected to it. Politicians like Paresh Rawal, Hema Malini, Shatrughan Sinha, and Paintal came forward in his support. Unable to convince students, he resigned from the post in October 2017.

Gajendra Chauhan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He hails from a Hindu Family.

Life's Important Dates Of Gajendra Chauhan

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Brown
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Ramjas Sr. Sec. School, Delhi
College All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Qualification Diploma in Radiography
Hobbies Travelling, Watching films
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Sport Tennis
Favorite Movie 3 Idiots (2009)
Favorite Place Paris
Favorite Dress Coat-Pant
Favorite Food Vada Pav
Favorite Accessories Watches

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Gajendra Chauhan

  • He in his career has worked in 600 television series and 150 movies.
  • He had to resign from his position of Chairman at FTII due to allegations made by students.

Gajendra Chauhan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

67 years, 4months, 19 days old age Gajendra Chauhan will turn 68 on 10 October, 2024. Only 7 months, 10 days, 14 hours,58 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Gajendra Chauhan has celebrated the total number of 68 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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