Madhuri Dixit Age, Height, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

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    Height: 5' 4"
    Age: 52 Years
    Husband: Shriram Madhav Nene

    Madhuri Dixit

    Full NameMadhuri Shankar Dixit
    Nickname(s)Bubbly, Dhak-Dhak Girl

    Physical Stats & More

    Heightin centimeters- 163 cm
    in meters- 1.63 m
    in Feet Inches- 5’ 4”
    Weightin Kilograms- 56 kg
    in Pounds- 123 lbs
    Figure Measurements 36-27-35

    Eye ColourBrown
    Hair ColourBlack

    Personal Life

    Date of Birth15 May 1967
    Age (as in 2019)52 Years
    Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
    Madhuri Dixit signature
    HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
    SchoolDivine Child High School, Mumbai
    CollegeParle College, Mumbai
    Educational QualificationsDegree in Micro-Biology
    DebutFilm Debut: Abodh (1984)


    TV Debut: Kahin Na Kahin Koi Hai (2002)
    FamilyFather- Late Shankar Dixit

    Madhuri Dixit with her father

    Mother- Snehlata Dixit

    Madhuri Dixit with her mother

    Brother- Ajit Dixit
    Sister- Rupa Dixit, Bharati Dixit

    Madhuri Dixit with her parents and sisters
    Address2-B/110-1201, Excellency, 4th Cross Road, Lokhandwala, Complex, Andheri (West),
    Mumbai 400058
    HobbiesDancing, Reading
    Controversies • Her kissing scene with actor Vinod Khanna, who was 20 years elder to her for the film Dayavan (1988) was counted among one of the creepiest kissing scenes ever. She has confessed that she should have rejected that entire scene altogether.
    • She used to promote the product of Maggie saying that it is very healthy for kids. But, after the Maggie controversy (MSG in high amount) in 2015, she was badly criticized for it. A district court directed police to register an FIR against Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri and Preity Zinta, for this.

    Madhuri Dixit maggie controversy

    • If rumours are to be believed, then in 2012 she demanded a huge amount of 9 – 10 Crore (INR), to be the brand ambassador of Maharashtra. The news soon spread quickly and she was criticized for acting so pricey, and later Hrithik Roshan replaced her.

    Favourite Things

    Favourite FoodKande Pohe, Zunka Bhakar, Modak
    Favourite Actor(s)Balraj Sahani, Gregory Peck
    Favourite ActressesNargis, Madhubala, Meryl Streep, Ingrid Bergman
    Favourite Film(s)Bollywood: Garam Hawa, Ganga Jamuna, Sholay, Padosan, Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi
    Hollywood: Roman Holiday, Gone With The Wind, All About Eve
    Favourite Dancer(s)Hema Malini, Helen, Birju Maharaj, Gene Kelly
    Favourite BookA Quiver Full of Arrows by Jeffrey Archer
    Favourite Colour Orange
    Favourite Perfume(s) Nina Ricci, Issey Miyake
    Favourite SportTennis
    Favourite DestinationMaldives

    Boys, Affairs and More

    Marital StatusMarried
    Affairs/BoyfriendsAnil Kapoor (Actor, rumour)

    Madhuri Dixit with Anil Kapoor

    Sanjay Dutt (Actor)

    Madhuri Dixit with Sanjay Dutt

    Ajay Jadeja (Former Indian Cricketer)

    Madhuri Dixit with Ajay Jadeja
    Husband/SpouseShriram Madhav Nene (Doctor - Cardiovascular surgeon, m. 1999)

    Madhuri Dixit with her husband
    Marriage Date17 October 1999
    ChildrenSon- Raayan Nene, Arin Nene

    Madhuri Dixit with her children and husband

    Daughter- N/A

    Style Quotient

    Car Collection SUV car

    Madhuri Dixit with her husband

    Money Factor

    Salary (approx.)3-4 crore/film (INR)
    1 crore/episode (INR)
    Net Worth (approx.)$35 million

    Madhuri Dixit

    View More Known Facts About Madhuri Dixit

    • Does Madhuri Dixit smoke? : No
    • Does Madhuri Dixit drink alcohol? : No
    • Madhuri was born to a middle-class Marathi-Brahmin family.
    • She started learning dance at the age of 3 and received many awards for her Kathak dance in her younger days.

      Madhuri Dixit's childhood photos

      Madhuri Dixit’s childhood photos

    • Very few people know that in 1984 she was actually cast in a TV Show, but it never went on air as it was considered not ‘Good Enough.’

      Madhuri Dixit in a TV show in 1984

      Madhuri Dixit in a TV show in 1984

    • Though she was a top-line model in India before entering Bollywood, it took her 8 years to get a commercial breakthrough in the form of the film Tezaab (1988).
    • Her song in the same film “Ek Do Teen” was a total chartbuster and is still considered among Bollywood classics.

    • She was paid more fees than Salman Khan (approx. 3 Crore) for the film Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994).

      Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan in Hum Aapke Hain Koun

      Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan in Hum Aapke Hain Koun

    • While Kargil war was going in Indo-Pak border, the Pakistani soldiers taunted Captain Batra saying, “If India handovers Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit to them, they will leave the place forever”. Captain Batra gave a fitting reply “Madhuri ji to busy hain, main aa jata hun”.
    • Very few people know that Madhuri had a crush on Cricketer, Sunil Gavaskar. In an interview with India Today in 1995, Madhuri said- “I am mad for Sunil Gavaskar. He is too sexy. I want to run behind him and he even came in my dream.”
    • The renowned painter, M.F. Hussain called her the most beautiful woman on earth and made a film called Gaja Gamini (2000), which he called as a tribute to her, in which she acted alongside Shah Rukh Khan.

      Gaja Gamini

      Gaja Gamini

    • She met her husband Dr. Sriram Nene, a UCLA cardiovascular, through her brother.
    • She wore a Ghaghra in the song “Kahe Ched Ched Mohe” in Devdas (2002) which weighed 30 kg.

      Madhuri Dixit in the song Kahe Ched Ched Mohe

      Madhuri Dixit in the song Kahe Ched Ched Mohe

    • In 2014, she was appointed the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in India.
    • She is the only Bollywood actress to have been nominated 13 times for the Filmfare Best Actress Award.
    • She is a passionate dancer, still practices Kathak dance thrice a week and has opened an online dance academy in 2013 called “Dance With Madhuri.”

    • She has a fear of Cockroaches.
    • She is trained in Taekwondo.
    • If not an actress, she would have been a microbiologist or a pathologist.

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