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B'Day Spl: Unknown Facts, Affairs & More About Madhavan

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R Madhavan who turns 45 years old today says he is not scared of ageing. Born on 1st June 1970, the actor still breaks the heart of many young female fans with this charming smile.

"Everytime I have a quiet birthday but this time I am hosting a party where family, close friends from the industry and outside will be coming. Its my way of thanking them for their love, support," he told.

"I am not scared of age at all. I embrace it. Nobody can hide it. And if you are hiding age then it means you are insecure," Madhavan added.

Speaking about his hit films, "I had taken break from work for sometime this year and the year began with Tanu Weds Manu Returns. It was great fun working on this film. I am really happy that the film is getting so much love from the audience."

Madhavan is known to be a family man and the actor treasure the gifts from them more than anyone else, "For me spending time with family and getting warm hug are the most special birthday gifts. My son is 9-year-old and he makes those cute nice greeting card with something written on it for me. I just love it. It melts me. He knows how to win my heart," he said.

Check out some unknown facts about the actor...

Full Name

His full name is Madhavan Balaji Ranganathan. Born on 1st June 1970, the actor is now 45 years old.

Debut In Television

He started his acting career through TV. He did many guest appearances in TV, including a role on the Zee TV prime-time soap opera Banegi Apni Baat in 1996.

Highly Educated

Madhavan has done his graduation in electronics and represented India as a cultural ambassador in Canada.


Before his breakthrough in acting career as a romantic actor in 2000, he was married to Sarita Birje and has a young son.

Best NCC Cadet

He was awarded Best NCC Cadet Maharashtra and got a chance to go to England for it. He was even trained with the Royal Army, Navy and the Air Force.

Wanted To Join The Army

Madhavan's ambition of joining the army was squashed his parents, After completing the electronics degree, he went on to teach communication and public speaking at workshops around India.

Love Mariage

At the Maharashtra workshop, he met his wife Sarita Birje in 1991, an air hostess, who attended his class. After completing the course, the pair began dating and married in 1999, much before his entry into films.

Link Ups

He was linked with actress Sada in south and Bipasha Basu in Bollywood, but actor Madhavan has always been a loyal husband to his wife.

Golf Player

Did you know he is golf player too? He has appeared in a celebrity charity event in 2007 and has played alongside actor Amitabh Bachchan and director Mani Ratnam.


His career graph has gone from getting trained with army to electronics degree to public speaking guru to acting. While he is a talented individual we are glad he chose to act for he has a significant number of female fan following who would have otherwise been heart broken.

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