Friday, Feb 26

Quick Info

DOB: 3rd Jun 1924

Age: 96 Years

Hometown: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


M. Karunanidhi Age, Wife, Family, Caste, Death, Biography & More


Full Name  Muthuvel Karunanidhi
Nickname(s)  Kalaignar, Doctor Kalaignar, The Great Communicator
Profession(s)  Politician, Writer

Personal Life

Real Name  Daksinamoorthy
DOB (Date of Birth)  3 June 1924
Birth Zone  Thirukuvalai, Tanjore District, Madras Presidency, British India
Date of Death 7 August 2018
Place of Death Kauvery Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age (at the time of death) 94 Years
Death Cause Chronic Illness (Urinary Tract Infection)
Zodiac sign Gemini
Nationality  Indian
Hometown  Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Religion  Atheism (Born - Hinduism)
Hobbies  Watching Cricket

Physical Stats

Height (approx.)
  • in centimeters165 cm
  • in meters 1.65 m
  • in feet inches5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)
  • in kilograms65 kg
  • in pounds143 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color White (Semi-bald)


Father  Muthuvelar Karunanidhi
Mother  Anjugam Karunanidhi
Brother  Unknown
Sister(s)  Shanmugasundarath Ammal, Periyanayagam

Relationship & Love Life

Marital Status (at the time of death) Married
BF/GF/Affairs Rajathi Ammal

 First- Padmavathi (Died in 1944)

 Second- Dayalu Ammal (m. 1948-till his death in 2018)

 Third- Rajathi Ammal (m. late 1960s-till his death in 2018)


M. K. Alagiri (Politician, From Dayalu), M.K Stalin (Politician, From Dayalu), M. K. Tamilarasu (Producer, From Dayalu)

 M. K. Muthu (From Padmavathi)

Daughter(s)  Selvi Geetha Kovilam (From Dayalu), Kanimozhi (From Rajathi, Politician)

Educational Qualification

School  Board High School, Tiruvarur
College  N/A
University  N/A
Educational Qualification  8th Standard

Favorite Things

Favorite Food(s)  Rice Upma Sprinkled With Ghee, Seafood
Favorite Actor  M. G. Ramachandran
Favorite Cricketer(s) Kapil Dev, Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni 
Favorite Poet  Thiruvalluvar
Favorite Colour  White



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