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Sushant Singh Rajput Biography, Age, Death, Death Cause, Girlfriend, Family, Facts & More

Updated On : June 19, 2020

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Short Biography

Sushant Singh Rajput, the dashing personality, was born on January 21, 1986, in Patna in the state of Bihar, India. He was an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Dancer, Television Personality, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist & Soap Opera Actor.

Sushant Singh Rajput Complete Bio & Career

Sushant started his career with the very famous Shiamak Davar’s dance classes, he then was selected as the best candidate for the 51st Filmfare Awards. This handsome guy’s first debut, was as a lead role in the Balaji Telefilms, for the series, Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. He earned an amazing fan following and positive comments for his role. His work in the serial, Pavitra Rishta received wide appreciation and won him the Best Male Actor and Most Popular Actor. 

Sushanth joined the Indian Dance Reality Show “Zara Nachke Dikha” and “Jhalak Dikhla Ja” in which he was great competition among the best-qualified dancers around the nation.

However, he kept on providing his best roles to his loyal range of fans for his performance in Kai Po Che, which was based on Chetan Bhagat's novel The 3 Mistakes of My Life. The film proved too critical for him but received great support from his supporters which led to a shocking success in his life. He became a household name after he played “MS Dhoni” in a biopic film of him “MS Dhoni – The Untold Story”. For his performance in the film, Rajput got his first nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. He gave hits in films like Kedarnath and Chichore but still failed to grab attention of filmmakers and went into depression. He was arguably a fine talent and his death was an eye-opener for various film-makers and other struggling actors in the industry. His film Dil Bechara was released after his death in late 2020.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

He died at the age of 34 on 14-06-2020 at his residence in Bandra, Mumbai. He commited suicide by hanging himself.

DEATHDAY 14 June,2020 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Bandra, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Sushant Singh Rajput Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to K.K. Singh and has 4 elder sisters. Previously he was in a live-in relationship with television actress Ankita Lokhande. He was then linked with Kriti Sanon and Rhea Chakraborty.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 30
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Patna
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School St. Karens High School, Patna
Kulachi Hansraj Model School, New Delhi
College Delhi Technical University, New Delhi
Qualification College Dropout (Bachelor of Engineering)
Hobbies Traveling and Dancing
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Film - Kai Po Che (2013)
TV - Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil (2008)
Best Movies Kai Po Che (2013), M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) among others
Salary 4-5 Crore INR Per Film


Car Collections Range Rover and Maserati Quattroporte


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Player Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actor Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Film Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Favorite Place Paris
Favorite Food Rajma Chawal

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sushant Singh Rajput

  • He was brilliant in studies and cleared as many as 11 engineering entrance exams.
  • He dropped out of college in the final year to build a career in acting.
  • He performed as a dancer in the 2006 Commonwealth games.
  • He is a cigarette and black coffee addict.
  • Shahid Kapoor was the original choice for the film Shush Desi Romance which eventually went to him.
  • He donated 1 crore to Kerela on EID 2018.

Sushant Singh Rajput Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Sushant Singh Rajput was 34 years 4 months & 24 days old age.