Subramanian Swamy Birthday, Age, Family & Biography


Subramanian Swamy

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BIRTHDAY 15 September, 1939
BIRTH PLACE Mylapore , Chennai , Tamil Nadu
COUNTRY India
AGE (in 2017) 78 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Virgo
HEIGHT in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 76 kg
in Pounds- 167.55 lbs
Last Updated on : September 15, 2017

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

78 years, 3 months, 3 days old age Subramanian Swamy will turn 79 on 15 September, 2018. Only 8 months, 27 days, 19 hours, 2 minutes has left for his next birthday.


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About   Edit

Subramanian Swamy was born on 15-09-1939 in Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Economist, Writer, Activist, Professor, Politician, Lawyer & Mathematician.

Career

Subramanian Swamy obtained his degree in Mathematics from the University of Delhi and then obtained his Ph.D. in Economics from the prestigious Harvard University.
 
He started his political career by participating in Sarvodaya movement. This movement led to the creation of political party Janata Party. He became active in politics after he was expelled from his post of teaching from the famous Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi for directly promoting unprejudiced economic policies. He was a firm opponent of India’s then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. During the emergency in 1975, he flew to the United States and organized an underground movement from there.
 
He was among the founding members of Janata Party. He was named the party pre4sident and held this position from the party’s inception from 1990 until 2013. He served as an MP for five times from 1974 to 1999. Twice as a Rajya Sabha MP and thrice as a Lok Sabha MP. He also held various prestigious posts during this period like Cabinet Minister of Law and Commerce, Member of Planning Commission among others.
 
Swamy is more of an activist than a politician. He filed a case in the Supreme Court of India in 2G Spectrum scam to prosecute A. Raja, Sonia Gandhi, and P. Chidambaram. He is also a firebrand speaker of BJP but has also made remarks against party’s own finance minister Arun Jaitley and Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well. He made a lot of headlines for his unflattering remarks against former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan and Arvind Subramanian who is the chief economic advisor in Narendra Modi’s cabinet.


Family Relatives and Relation

He was born to Sitaraman Subramanian and Padmavathy. He is married to Roxna and together the couple has two daughters named Suhasini Haider and Gitanjali Sharma.

Body Measurements

Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Chennai
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
College Hindu College (Delhi), Indian Statistical Institute (Kolkata)
Qualification Graduated in Mathematics, Ph.D. in Economics
Marital Status Married

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Favorite Politician Narendra Modi

Shocking / Interesting Facts

  • He was just 24 years old when he completed his Ph.D. from the Harvard University.
  • He was one of the founding members of the political party that won elections after the emergency.
  • He was made the Cabinet Minister even though he was the opposition leader.
  • He was instrumental in exposing the colossal 2G Scam.
  • He played a key role in making it possible for the Hindus in India to access the Kailash Mansarovar.


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