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Raghubir Yadav Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Raghubir Yadav Quick Info
Height 5 ft 3½ in
Weight 66 kg
Date of Birth June 25, 1957
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Eye Color Dark Brown

Raghubir Yadav is an Indian actor, theatre artist, music composer, singer, and set designer who has worked primarily in Hindi films and shows. Over the years, he has appeared in several movies like Salaam Bombay!Lagaan, Dil Se.., Gandhi To Hitler, Delhi-6, Peepli Live, Water, Bandit Queen, Piku, Khamoshi: The Musical, Rui Ka Bhoj, Massey SahibMaya Memsaab, DharaviIn Which Annie Gives It Those Ones1942: A Love StoryTum Se Achcha Kaun Hai, Aaja Nachle, Kubi Matthu Iyala, DishaElectric MoonShaheed-E-Mohabbat, Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum KaheinMeenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities, Aasman Se GiraAnthony Kaun Hai?, RudaaliPapeehaUdhaar Ki Zindagi, Suraj Ka Satvan GhodaYeh Khula Aasmaan, Chor Aur Chand, Asoka, BawandarAgni VarshaDarna Mana Hai, Married 2 AmericaMeinu Ek Ladki ChaahiyeNewtonMantostaanLove per Square FootSui DhaagaGhode Ko Jalebi Khilane Le Ja Riya HoonRomeo Akbar WalterSandeep Aur Pinky FaraarGhoomketuChehre, and Pagglait.

Born Name

Raghubir Yadav

Nick Name


Raghubir Yadav at Madhya Pradesh School of Drama (MPSD), Bhopal in November 2014
Raghubir Yadav at Madhya Pradesh School of Drama (MPSD), Bhopal in November 2014 (Suyash.dwivedi / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India





Raghubir Yadav attended the National School of Drama (NSD), a theatre training institute situated in New Delhi, India. Also, he performed in around 40 plays in more than 2000 shows at the National School of Drama Repertory.


Actor, Theatre Artist, Music Composer, Singer, Set Designer




Vocals, Flute



Raghubir Yadav as seen in an Instagram post in April 2020
Raghubir Yadav as seen in an Instagram post in April 2020 (Raghubir Yadav / Instagram)


5 ft 3½ in or 161 cm


66 kg or 145.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Raghubir Yadav has dated –

  1. Poornima – He was previously married to Poornima and the duo parents a son named Achal.
  2. Roshni Achreja – Raghubir Yadav is married to actor Roshni Achreja, ex-wife of actor Sanjay Mishra. They have a son named Abir.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Short height
  • Wears glasses

Brand Endorsements

He has sung and composed the famous MP tourism ad titled MP Ajab Hai, Sabse Gajab Hai.

Raghubir Yadav as seen at an event for the film 'Salaam Bombay' on completion of 25 years in 2013
Raghubir Yadav as seen at an event for the film ‘Salaam Bombay’ on completion of 25 years in 2013 (Bollywood Hungama / / CC BY 3.0)

Raghubir Yadav Facts

  1. As a theatre artist, he has performed in more than 70 plays and about 2500 shows; traveling in caravans, living in tents, and performing on makeshift stages in villages, towns, and cities of India; with the Parsi Theatre Company (1967-1973) as well as has performed with glove puppet with the Rangoli Puppet Theatre, Lucknow (1973-1974).
  2. Raghubir Yadav made his first film appearance as Francis Massey in the 1985 Hindi drama film Massey Sahib, a role for which he received the “Silver Peacock for the Best Actor Award (Male)” at the 11th International Film Festival of India as well as won the FIPRESCI Critic’s Award for “Best Actor”.
  3. In 1988, he appeared as Chillum, a drug pusher and addict, in the Hindi-language drama film Salaam Bombay!. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for “Best International Feature Film” at the 61st Academy Awards.
  4. Raghubir Yadav was cast as Dr. Srivastava in the 2015 comedy-drama film Piku, starring Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, and Irrfan Khan.
  5. He co-starred as Brij Bhushan Dubey, Manju Devi’s Husband, in the Hindi-language comedy-drama web series Panchayat in 2020. This performance won him the 2020 Filmfare OTT Award in the “Best Supporting Actor (Male) (Comedy Series)” category.
  6. Alongside Richa Chadha, Pratik Gandhi, Ashutosh Rana, Sharib Hashmi, Paoli Dam, and Shashank Arora, Raghubir Yadav co-starred as an ex-bureaucrat named Mohan Kumar in the Hindi-language crime mystery drama web series The Great Indian Murder in 2022.
  7. He has also played the role of Chacha Chaudhary in the popular television show Chacha Chaudhary.

Featured Image by Suyash.dwivedi / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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