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Shatrughan Sinha Height, Weight, Age, Spouse, Family

Shatrughan Sinha Quick Info
Height 6 ft
Weight 92 kg
Date of Birth December 9, 1945
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Spouse Poonam Chandiramani

Shatrughan Sinha is an Indian actor and politician who became one of Bollywood’s major stars during the 1970s and 1980s due to his roles in such films as Dostana (1980), Kaala Patthar (1979), Shaan (1980), Kalicharan (1976), Naseeb (1981), Kranti (1981), Vishwanath (1978), Muqabla (1979), Mere Apne (1971), Ab Kya Hoga (1977), Jaani Dushman (1979), Bombay to Goa (1972), etc.

Born Name

Shatrughan Prasad Sinha

Nick Name

S. P. Sinha, Shotgun, Shatru

Shatrughan Sinha as seen in 2003
Shatrughan Sinha as seen in 2003 (Biswarup Ganguly / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Patna, Bihar, British India


Mumbai, Maharashtra, India





He studied at the Patna Science College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree. Furthermore, he earned a diploma in acting from the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune.


Actor, Politician


  • Father – Bhubaneswari Prasad Sinha
  • Mother – Shyama Devi Sinha
  • Siblings – Ram Sinha (Older Brother), Lakshman Sinha (Older Brother), Bharat Sinha (Older Brother)




6 ft or 183 cm


92 kg or 203 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Shatrughan Sinha has dated –

  1. Pallavi Jaikishen
  2. Zeenat Aman
  3. Reena Roy – Sinha and actress Reena Roy fell head over heels in love with each other while working on the 1976 sleeper hit, Kalicharan. Their torrid affair made headlines and became the talk of the town in the late 1970s. The loved-up couple was expected to tie the knot however, the actor shocked everyone by marrying Poonam Chandiramani instead. Sinha was involved with Roy even after his marriage to Poonam in 1980, and it was confirmed by his wife herself. Moreover, his daughter Sonakshi (from his wife Poonam) bears an unmistakable resemblance to Roy and has been rumored to be their secret love child.
  4. Poonam Chandiramani (1980-Present) – The Prem Pujari (1970) actor married Poonam Chandiramani, a former Miss Young India titleholder, on July 9, 1980, after many years of courtship. The couple is blessed with 3 children – twin sons Luv Sinha (b. June 5, 1981) and Kussh S Sinha (b. June 5, 1981) and a daughter Sonakshi Sinha (b. June 2, 1987), who is a popular Bollywood actress.
  5. Alpana
Shatrughan Sinha (right) as seen with his wife, daughter, and Prim Minister Narendra Modi in 2015
Shatrughan Sinha (right) as seen with his wife, daughter, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015 (Narendra Modi / Flickr / Government Open Data License – India (GODL)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color


Eye Color

Light Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • His signature remark, “Khamosh!!”
  • His demeanor as a tough guy
  • Deep, booming voice



Shatrughan Sinha as seen with Neetu Singh in 2012
Shatrughan Sinha as seen with Neetu Singh in 2012 (Bollywood Hungama / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Shatrughan Sinha Facts

  1. He was one of the actors considered to star in Subhash Ghai‘s blockbuster films, Ram Lakhan (1989) and Meri Jung (1985). More famously, he turned down career-defining roles in the cult classics Sholay (1975) and Deewaar (1975), both of which ended up with Amitabh Bachchan.
  2. Sinha was honored with a Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017.
  3. He started his political career with Bharatiya Janata Party. However, he became a member of the Indian National Congress in 2019.

Featured Image by Biswarup Ganguly / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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