A R Rahman was born on January 6, 1967 (age 53 years; as in 2020) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He studied Western classical music at Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom. To be father’s name is R K Shekhar (music composer) And his mother’s name is Kareema Beegum and has three sister is called A R Reihana and Ishrath Qadri and Fathima Rafiq.
A R Rahman Wiki/Biography
- Name – A R Rahman
- Full Name – Allah Rakha Rahman
- Real name – AS Dileep Kumar
- Nickname – Isai Puyal, Mozart of Madras
- Birthday – January 6, 1967
- Age – 53 years (as in 2020)
- Citizenship – Indian
- Religion – Islam (converted from Hinduism)
- Zodiac/Sun Sign – Capricorn
- Born in – Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
- Place of residence – Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
- Famous as – singer, conductor
- Occupation – Music director, singer, music producer
- Debut as Music Director – Roja (1992, Tamil and Hindi)
- Debut as a singer – Vande Mataram (1997)
A. R. Rahman Family Details
- Father – RK Shekhar (music composer)
- Mother – Kareema Beegum
- Sister – AR Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadric
- Brother – N/A
A. R. Rahman wife, girlfriend, business and more
- Business/Girlfriends – Saira Banu
- Marital Status – Married
- Marriage Date – March 12, 1995
- Wife’s Name – Saira Banu
- Children – 3
- Daughter – Khatija, Rahima
- Son – Ameen
A R Rahman Educational Qualifications
- School – Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
- College – Madras Christian College, Chennai† Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom
- Qualifications – Degree in Western Classical Music
A R Rahman Physical Stats and More
- Height – 165 cm (in feet in inches- 5′ 5″)
- Weight – 70 kg (in pounds – 154 lbs)
- Body Measurements – 40-32-13 (Chest: 40 inches, Waist: 32 inches, Biceps: 13 inches)
- Eye Color – Brown
- Hair Color – Black
A R Rahman Wikipedia
A R Rahman full name is Allahrakka Rahman† She is an Indian music producer, music composer and singer. He has worked in many movies of Bollywood, Hollywood and South. AR Rahman was a Hindu by birth, his name was AS Dileep Kumar† But in his 20s he converted to Islam. AR Rahman has many major awards such as two Academy Awards, six National Film Awards and many more awards. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian award, in 2010.
“Vande Mataram”, a song sung in 1997 to mark the 50th anniversary of India’s independence, is one of India’s best-selling songs. In 2013, a street was named after him in Markham, Ontario, Canada.
A R Rahman Favorite things
- Favorite Singer – Ilayaraja, Mohammad Rafi
- Favorite Food – Palak Paneer, Rasam-Rice
- Favorite Color – Black
- Favorite destination – London
- Hobbies – Singing
Net worth (approximately) – $280 million
Awards and honors
- In 2009: – Academy Awards for Best Original Score of the movie “Slumdog Millionaire”.
- In 2009: – Academy Awards for Best Original Song “Jai Ho” from the movie “Slumdog Millionaire”.
- In 2009: – BAFTA Awards for Best Film Music from the movie “Slumdog Millionaire”.
- In 2009: – Golden Globe Awards for Best Original Score of the movie “Slumdog Millionaire”.