Are you Looking for Prakash Padukone Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..? Find the latest complete information on celebwoods.com. Prakash Padukone was born on 10 June 1955 in Mysore State, India. He is a badminton player.
|Profession(s)||Former Indian Badminton Player, Instructor|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 185 cm|
in meters– 1.85 m
in feet inches– 6’ 1”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 75 kg|
in pounds– 165 lbs
|Debut||In 1962, in Karnataka state junior championship|
1983: Ranked 3rd in the singles event at Copenhagen, Denmark
1978: Ranked 1st in the singles event at Edmonton, Canada
1974: Ranked 3rd in the team event at Tehran, Iran
1981: Ranked 1st in the single events at Kuala Lumpur
World Grand Prix
1979: Ranked 1st in the singles event at Denmark Open
|Awards||1972: Awarded the Arjuna award|
1982: Recieved Padma Shri by the Government of India
2014: Outstanding Achievement award at GQ Men of the Year Awards
2018: Awarded BAI Lifetime Achievement Award
|Date of Birth||10 June 1955|
|Age (as in 2018)||63 Years|
|Birthplace||Bangalore, Mysore State, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Bangalore, Mysore State, India|
|Caste||Brahmin (Chitrapur Saraswat)|
|Relationships & More|
|Wife/Spouse||Ujjala Padukone (Travel Agent)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Prakash Padukone
- Does Prakash Padukone smoke?: No
- Does Prakash Padukone drink alcohol?: No
- Prakash’s surname ‘Padukone’ was named after his villages name, Padukone, near Kundapura, Udupi district, Karnataka.
- He had a keen interest in Badminton since his childhood and also won the National Junior Champion in 1964.
- In 1971, Padukone became the youngest player to win the national senior championship at the age of 16.