Dr. Sivaji's Biography

Name Sivaji Ganesan
Real Name V.C.Ganesa Moorthy (V.C.Ganesan)
Date of Birth 01.10.1928, Evening 4:30 P.M
Place of Birth Villupuram (Formerly South Arcot District)
Star/Rasi Ashwini/Mesham
Father's Name Chinnaiya Mandrayar
Mother's Name Rajamani Ammal
Brother's Name V.C.Thirugnanasambantha Moorthy
V.C.Kanakasaba Nathar
V.C.Thangavelu
V.C.Shanmugam
Sister's Name Padmavathi
Wife's Name Kamalammal
Date of Marriage 01.05.1952
Place of Marriage Swamimalai (Kumbakonam)
Names of Children Shanthi, Ramkumar, Magha Prabhu, Thenmozhi
Eldest Daughter Shanthi
Son-in-Law Prof.Narayanasami
Their Children Vijaya Lakshmi, Sathya Lakshmi
Eldest Son Ramkumar
Daughter-in-Law Kannamal
Their Children Dushyanth, Dharshan, Rishyan
Youngest Son Magha Prabhu
Daughter-in-Law Punithavathi
Their Children Vikram, Iswarya
Youngest Daughter Thenmozhi
Son-in-Law Dr.Gowindharajan
Their Children Piriyadarshini, Gunal
Address Annai Illam, 17. Sevaleye Sivaji Ganesan Road, T.Nagar,
Chennai- 600 017
Drama Entry 1935 (age of 7)
First Appearance Sita (Ramayanam)
Place Trichy
Drama Guru Chinna Ponnusamy Padaiyachi
Worked in Drama Companies Madurai Sree Bala Gana Saba, M.R.Radha Nadaka Mandram, N.S.K.Nadaka Mandram, Jagannatha Iyer Nadaka Company, Sakthi Nadaka Saba, Saraswathy Gana Saba, Mangala Gana Saba
Popular Dramas Veerapandiya Kattabomman, Vietnam Veedu, Thanga Pathakkam, Noorjahan, Kalam Kanda Kavinjan
Turning Point in Drama Career Sivaji Kanda Hindu Rajyam (1945)
Drama Experience 42 Years (1935 to 1977)
Cinema Entry 1952 (age of 24)
Cinema Introducer P.A.Perumal Mudaliar (National Pictures)
Cinema Guru L.V.Prasath
Cinema Experience 47 Years (1952 to 1999)
Total Films 288
Guest Role 17
First Film Parasakthi (17.10.1952)
25 th Film Kalvanin Kadhali (13.11.1955)
50 th Film Sarangadara (15.08.1958)
75 th Film Parthal Pasi Theerum (14.01.1962)
100 th Film Navarathri (03.11.1964)
125 th Film Uyarntha Manithan (29.11.1968)
150 th Film Savale Samali (03.07.1971)
175 th Film Avanthan Manithan (11.04.1975)
200 th Film Tirisoolam (27.01.1979)
225 th Film Theerppu (21.05.1982)
250 th Film Naam Iruvar (08.03.1985)
275 th Film Pudhiya Vanam (10.12.1988)
Last Film Pooparika Varigirom (17.09.1999)
Death 21.07.2001, Night 8.10 P.M