February 02, 2023

Sushilkumar Shinde Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 15, 2019

Short Biography

Sushilkumar Shinde was born on 04-09-1941 in Solapur in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Politician & former Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Other Name: Sushilkumar Sambhajirao Shinde, Sushil Shinde
Other Professions: Chief Minister

Sushilkumar Shinde Complete Bio & Career

Sushil Kumar Shine was born in a very poor family. He went to Sangameshwar and Dayanand College in Solapur for his B.A. and L.L.B degree. Later he also studied in Shivaji University, Kolhapur, and in the New Law College University of Bombay.
He started his career as a bailiff in Solapur Court and then became a Sub-Inspector in Maharashtra Police for six years. Later he decided to join politics and contested from Karmala Assembly, his home district of Solapur in 1974. He went on to become a junior minister in the Government of the then Chief Minister of Maharashtra VP Naik. After that, there was no looking back as Shinde became a popular politician in Maharashtra. He won the Maharashtra Assembly elections four times in 1978, 80, 85 and 90.
He became known at the national level when he competed against Bhairon Singh Shekhawat of the National Democratic Alliance for Vice President. However, Shinde lost the elections. He became Chief Minister of Maharashtra in 2003. Later, he was sent to Andhra Pradesh as a Governor after his position as CM was taken up by Vilasrao Deshmukh in 2004. He was elected to the Rajya Sabha in 2006 and became Power Minister. After completing his tenure, he was again appointed as Union Cabinet Minister for Home Affairs in 2012. He lost in general elections 2014 and will again contest in 2019 general elections on INC (Indian National Congress Ticket).

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Sushilkumar Shinde Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Sambhajirao Shinde and Sakhu Bai. He is married to Ujwala Shinde since 1970 and together has three daughters named Smruti (who was married to a businessman Sanjay Pahariya), Praniti Shinde, and Preeti Shinde. Veer Pahariya and Shikhar Pahariya are his grandsons.

Life's Important Dates Of Sushilkumar Shinde

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour White (Half Bald)

Personal Info

Home Town Solapur
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address 19, Ashok Nagar, Vijapur Road, Solapur, Maharashtra
School N/A
College Dayanand College, Solapur
Shivaji University, Kolhapur
Qualification BA (LLB)
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth INR19 Crores (2014)
Official Website N/A


Favorite Politician Indira Gandhi

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sushilkumar Shinde

  • He has served as a police sub-inspector in Maharashtra Police.
  • His father was a cobbler by profession.
  • He has a stronghold among Dalits in Maharashtra.
  • He became first Dalit CM of Maharashtra.

Sushilkumar Shinde Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

81 years, 4months, 29 days old age Sushilkumar Shinde will turn 82 on 04 September, 2023. Only 7 months, 1 days, 22 hours,21 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Sushilkumar Shinde has celebrated the total number of 82 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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