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Raju Srivastav (Gajodhar, Raju Bhaiya)

Last Updated: 12 Dec, 2023 | Views: 694

Age: 58

Profession: Actor

Other Profession(s): Comedian

Famous For: Indian Comedian known for Gajodhar (character)

Higher Education: Intermediate

Raju Srivastav Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
25 Dec, 1963 (58 Years 08 Months 27 Days)

Birth Country

Birth State/Province
Uttar Pradesh

Birth District
Kanpur Nagar

Birth Sign



Died on
21 Sep, 2022

Cause of Death
Cardiac Arrest

Raju Srivastav Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Raju Srivastav is an Indian comedian who is well known for his observational humour. He was born Satyaprakash Srivastava. He is best recognised for his sharp observation and comedic timing of numerous facets of Indian culture. His father, Mr. Rameshchandra Srivastava, often known as Balai Kaka, is a very well-known poet. Raju, who had a talent for mimicry, had an ambition of being a comic since he was little. He used to mimic his teachers when he was in school. He first rose to fame by performing Amitabh Bachchan impressions. After arriving in Mumbai (then Bombay), he played a little part in the hugely successful Rajshri film Maine Pyar Kiya a few years later.


In 1988: Raju's acting career began with a little part in the Bollywood film Tezaab.

In 2005: Raju competed in “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” 

In 2009: He and his wife Sikha took part in the dancing reality competition Nach Baliye on Colors TV.

In 2014: Raju Srivastav then joined the Bharatiya Janata Party where Prime Minister Narendra Modi included him in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

In 2009: Raju took part in Big Boss 3 where he was eliminated after staying more than two months in the house.

Achievements and Awards:

Raju Srivastav was crowned "The King of Comedy" in Season 1 of The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, which debuted in 2005.

Unknown Facts:

Srivastav received threatening phone calls from Pakistan instructing him not to make jokes during his speeches regarding Pakistan and mafia don Dawood Ibrahim. 

Raju Srivastav first rose to fame as an Amitabh Bachchan lookalike and did so admirably.

Raju Srivastav Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In Feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 kg
In Pounds 154 Ibs

Eye Color
Dark Brown

Hair Color

Raju Srivastav Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Ramesh Chandra Srivastava

Mother's Name
Saraswati Srivastava

Shikha Srivastava

Deepu Srivastava

Aayushmaan Srivastav

Antra Srivastava

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