Priyanka Gandhi Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Priyanka Gandhi Quick Info
Height 5 ft 6½ in
Weight 65 kg
Date of Birth January 12, 1972
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Spouse Robert Vadra

Priyanka Gandhi is an Indian politician who is now known under her married name as Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. She is the general secretary of the All India Congress Committee in the eastern region of Uttar Pradesh. Besides that, she is also prominently known to be the younger sister of politician Rahul Gandhi and daughter of Sonia and Rajiv Gandhi. With time, Priyanka has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 1.5 million followers on Twitter and more than 200k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Priyanka Gandhi

Nick Name

Priyanka

Priyanka Gandhi at a public meeting at Mandi Samiti Ground, Jarar, Bah, District Agra, Uttar Pradesh on April 15, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi at a public meeting at Mandi Samiti Ground, Jarar, Bah, District Agra, Uttar Pradesh on April 15, 2019 (Rahul S Ravi / Wikimedia / CC0 1.0)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

New Delhi, India

Residence

New Delhi, India

Nationality

Indian

Education

Priyanka attended Modern School and Convent of Jesus & Mary in New Delhi before completing her Bachelor of Psychology from Jesus and Mary College.

Later, she attained her Master’s degree in Buddhist studies in the year 2010.

Occupation

Politician

Family

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 6½ in or 169 cm

Weight

65 kg or 143.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Priyanka Gandhi has dated –

  1. Robert Vadra (1985-Present) – They met one another when Priyanka was 13 years old and got married on February 18, 1997. They have a son named, Raihan (b. August 29, 2000) and a daughter named, Miraya.
Robert Vadra and Priyanka as seen in a picture that was uploaded to Robert's account in July 2019
Robert Vadra and Priyanka as seen in a picture that was uploaded to Robert’s account in July 2019 (Robert Vadra / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (Asian and White)

Priyanka has Italian ancestry on her mother’s side and Indian ancestry on her father’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • She has a mole on her chin.
  • Short and curly hair
  • Fair complexion
Priyanka Gandhi as seen in a picture taken while she was adjusting her flower garland during a election meeting in Raebareli on January 23, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi as seen in a picture taken while she was adjusting her flower garland during an election meeting in Raebareli on January 23, 2019 (Deccan Herald / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Priyanka Gandhi Favorite Things

  • Teacher – May Lal

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Priyanka Gandhi as seen in a picture taken with MLA Anita Yadav on February 2, 2017
Priyanka Gandhi as seen in a picture taken with MLA Anita Yadav on February 2, 2017 (Frany90 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Priyanka Gandhi Facts

  1. She was raised in New Delhi alongside her brother Rahul Gandhi.
  2. Priyanka is a Buddhist philosophist by profession.
  3. In the past, she would regularly accompany her mother and brother to their campaigns at Rae Bareilly and Amethi.
  4. She was 16 years old when she delivered her first public speech.
  5. Priyanka’s father Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated on May 21, 1991, by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam, a member of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. Priyanka was 19 at that time, whereas, Rahul was in his early ’20s.
  6. Her great-grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru was the longest and first “Prime Minister of India”.
  7. Priyanka’s grandmother Indira Gandhi was assassinated on the morning of October 31, 1984, by one of her Sikh bodyguards.
  8. She is a strong believer in the power of Vipassanā which was taught by Burmese-Indian teacher S. N. Goenka.
  9. During the 2004 Indian General Election, Priyanka served as the manager for her mother’s campaign.
  10. A popular slogan that relates to her is “Amethi ka danka, bitiya Priyanka.”
  11. She is the 2nd youngest from the 6th generation of the Nehru-Gandhi family.
  12. It was until 2019, that she was formally entered into politics as the Congress’ General Secretary of the eastern region of Uttar Pradesh.
  13. According to various sources, Priyanka inherited her valuable leadership qualities from her grandmother Indira Gandhi who, until her death helped groom her.
  14. In her free time, she said to indulge in photography, cooking and reading.

Featured Image By Deccan Herald / Flickr / CC BY 2.0

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