Rajesh Khanna Age, Height, Net Worth, Biography

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Rajesh Khanna – He was an Indian Bollywood thespian and laureate on whom the Dada Saheb Phalke Legend Golden Actor Award was bestowed in 2008 and IIFA 2009 Life Time Achievement Award on June 13, 2009, besides a large number of other national and international awards of repute, both Life Time Achievement awards and other high profile awards. He has also served a five-year tenure as an MP in the Indian parliament (1991–1996). Also known as Kaka or affectionately called just “RK”, he has been for the first time officially termed as “the Superstar of the Indian film industry”.


Jatin Khanna, a Punjabi, was born in Amritsar on 29 December 1942 and was adopted by parents who already had three daughters of their own. In the late 1960s, Khanna dated Anju Mahendru. The couple eventually drifted apart and split in the early 1970s. He married Dimple Kapadia, a Gujarati, in 1973 and has two daughters from the marriage. Khanna and Dimple Kapadia separated in 1984, as his schedule kept him away much of the time and she became interested in pursuing an acting career. After the separation, he was romantically involved with Tina Munim for a period of time. Following a few years of separation, the relationship between Kapadia and Khanna blossomed once again and remained that of close friends.Rajesh Khanna Biography


Rajesh KhannaDetails
Real NameRajesh Khanna
Nick NameKaka
Date Of Birth29th December 1942
Birth Place Amritsar, Punjab, India
Date Of Death28th July 2012
Hometown Amritsar, Punjab, India
HobbiesReading horoscope, Cooking
Rajesh Khanna SalaryNot Known
Offical Web siteNot Known

Height, Weight & Physical Appearance

Rajesh KhannaBody Measurements
Height in Centimeters173 Cm
Height in meters1.73 m
Height in Feet5’ 8″
Weight in Kilograms88 kg
Weight in Pounds194 lbs
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorGray

Family & Marital Status

Rajesh KhannaFamily Details
FatherLala Hiranand (Biological Father, Headmaster), Chunnilal Khanna (Adoptive Father)
MotherChandrani Khanna (Biological Mother), Leelawati Khanna (Adoptive Mother)
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/ SpouseDimple Kapadia
DaughterTwinkle Khanna, Rinke Khanna

Relationship, Affair & Girlfriend

Rajesh KhannaRelationship Status
Current GirlfriendN/A
Ex- GirlfriendAnju Mahendru

Education – School & College

Rajesh KhannaQualification
SchoolSt. Sebastian Gaon High School, Mumbai
College / UniversityNowrosjee Wadia College Pune, K.C College Mumbai
Educational QualificationB.A

Like & Dislike

Reading horoscopeNot Known
CookingNot Known

Contact Details

Rajesh KhannaContact Information
Phone NumberNot Known
E-mailNot Known
House AddressMumbai, Maharastra, India

Social Media

Rajesh KhannaSocial Media
FacebookNot Known
InstagramNot Known
TwitterNot Known
YoutubeNot Known

Movie Career

YearTV Show/MovieRoleLanguage
1966Aakhri KhatGovindHindi[9]
1967RaazDual roleHindi
1967Baharon Ke SapneNot KnownHindi
1982SuraagQawwali SingerHindi
1989Main Tera DushmanTruck DriverHindi

Net Worth

Rajesh KhannaNet Worth in 2020Net Worth in 2021
In Rupees₹ 480 Crores₹ 487 Crores
In Dollars$ 64 Million$65 Million

Favourite Things

Rajesh KhannaFavourite Things
Favorite ColorRed
Favorite ActressMeena Kumari, Geeta Bali
Favorite ActorGuru Dutt, Dilip Kumar

Interesting Fact

  • He is the only actor who has a record of 15 consecutive solo hit movies from 1969 to 1971 which is itself still an unbroken record.
  • Rajesh Khanna’s first film ‘Aakhri Khat’ was India’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 40th Oscar Academy Awards in 1967.
  • The popular song ‘Roop Tera Mastana’ from Aradhana featuring Rajesh Khanna was the first single-take song in Hindi Cinema.
  • He was the first choice of Shekhar Kapoor for the movie ‘Mr India’ which he denied and then was offered to Anil Kapoor.
  • The collared kurtas with rolled back sleeves “Guru kurta” came in fashion because of Rajesh Khanna.
  • BBC made a special film on him in 1974 titled ‘Bombay Superstar’.
  • He was officially bestowed with the title “First Superstar of Indian cinema” at the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards in 2013.
  • He was awarded Padma Bhushan post his death.
  • A chowk in Girgaon, Mumbai has been named after him as “Superstar Rajesh Khanna Chowk”.
  • A bronze statue of him was unveiled at the Bandra Bus-stand in Mumbai on his first death anniversary.
  • Indian postage stamp released a stamp of his likeness to felicitate this legendary actor a few months after his death.
  • He is the only actor whose 74 films completed 50 or more weeks in theatres.

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