M. Karunanidhi

M Karunanidhi

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Are you Looking for M Karunanidhi Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..Find the latest complete information on CelebWoods. M Karunanidhi was born on  3 June 1924 in Madras Presidency, British India. He is a politician.

Full NameMuthuvel Karunanidhi
Real NameDaksinamoorthy
Nickname(s)Kalaignar, Doctor Kalaignar, The Great Communicator
Profession(s)Politician, Writer
Famous ForBeing the DMK Chief and Icon of Dravidian Politics

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Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 65 kg
in pounds– 143 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourWhite (Semi-bald)

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Personal Life
Date of Birth3 June 1924
BirthplaceThirukuvalai, Tanjore District, Madras Presidency, British India
Date of Death7 August 2018
Place of DeathKauvery Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age (at the time of death)94 Years
Death CauseChronic Illness (Urinary Tract Infection)
Burial SiteMarina Beach
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolBoard High School, Tiruvarur
Educational Qualification8th Standard
DebutTamil Film Industry– Rajakumari was the first film for which he wrote the script back in 1947 which gained him popularity he needed to continue in the field.
Politics– He was inspired by the speech of Alagiriswamii of the Justice Party and jumped to the politics at just 14 and participated in Anti-Hindu agitations.
ReligionAtheism (Born – Hinduism)
Caste/CommunityIsai Vellalar
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
AddressNo. 15, 4th Street, Gopalapuram, Chennai
Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Married
Affair/GirlfriendRajathi Ammal
Wife/SpouseFirst– Padmavathi (Died in 1944)

Some Lesser Known Facts About M. Karunanidhi

  • Did M. Karunanidhi smoke: Not Known
  • Did M. Karunanidhi drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Karunanidhi was born into a poor Isai Vellalar family. The Isai Vellalars reportedly depended on temples for their livelihood and traditionally played the Nadaswaram; a double-reed wind instrument.

    M Karunanidhi’s Childhood Painting

  • When he was a school going kid, he developed an interest in drama, poetry, and literature.
  • He learned his first lessons in politics from his music classes that reflected the caste issues of that era. Though his father wanted him to continue their family’s musical tradition, he wasn’t keen to do so.

M. Karunanidhi
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