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Birthday 25 August 1952 (Monday)
Birth Place Tirumangalam , Madurai , Tamil Nadu
Age (in 2021)68 years 8 months 21 days Old
Birth Sign Virgo
Height in centimeters- 174 cm
in meters- 1.74 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 8" ins
Weight in Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 158.73 lbs

Vijayaraj Azhagarswami was born on 25th August 1952 in Tirumangalam, Madurai in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. He is better known by his screen name Vijaykanth. He is an Indian Actor and Politician. He’s worked in Tamil cinema and functions as a statesman in Tamil Nadu.

Other Name: Vijayaraj Alagarswami, Vijayaraj Azhagarswami, Puratchi Kalaignar, Captain
Other Professions: Film Director Film Producer Politician

Vijayakanth Biography, Relationship & Career

He dreamed of becoming an Actor and to pursue an acting career he entered the market, he made few alterations to his name and changed it to”Vijayakanth”, taking the”raj” out of his name and suffixing it by”Kanth,” by manager Khaja. He was also called”Captain” which derived from one of his most renowned films Captain Prabhakaran.
Vijayakanth is one of those rare Tamil speaking actors who has worked only in Tamil movies in his whole career, though his films have been dubbed into other languages like Hindi and Telugu. Most of his movies are based on patriotic plots about a corrupt Indian politician, terrorist, or mafia dons troubling the Indian people and Vijayakanth getting back at the culprits single-handedly. He’s also famous for acting in films based on the topic of Indian villages; most of these did fairly well across Tamil Nadu.
He formed his own political front Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK), a regional political party in Tamil Nadu in 2005. His party had nominated contestants in all 234 seats in 2006 state elections but managed to win only one chair, which was contested by him.

Body Measurements of Vijayakanth

Chest Size 44
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 40
Skin Color Fair
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black

Personal Info of Vijayakanth

Home Town Madurai, Madras State (now Tamil Nadu), India
Address Madurai, Madras State (now Tamil Nadu), India
Marital status Married
Hobbies Travelling, Dancing, Reading

Favourite things of Vijayakanth

Favorite color Black, Red
Favorite food Non Veg Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Vijayakanth

  • He's given the nickname, captain because of his popular films, Captain Prabhakharan.
  • A channel called, Captain TV premiered by him on 14 April 2010.

Vijayakanth Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

68 years 8 months 21 days old age Vijayakanth will turn 69 years on 25 August 2021 ( Wednesday ).