Oduvil Unnikrishnan Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Oduvil Unnikrishnan

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BIRTHDAY 13 February, 1944
BIRTH PLACE Wadakkancherry , Thrissur , Kerala
AGE (in 2006) 62 Years Old
HEIGHT in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 81 kg
in Pounds- 178.57 lbs
Last Updated on : February 13, 2018

Other Name: Oduvil Unnikrishnan Menon
More Professions : Singer Music Director Composer
Appearance: Malayalam

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

Oduvil Unnikrishnan was 62 years, 3 months & 14 days old age.

About   Edit

Oduvil Unnikrishnan was born on 13th February 1944 in Wadakkancherry, Kingdom of Cochin, British India.  He was an Indian Film Actor, Singer, Music Director & Composer who known for his work in Malayalam Cinema.


Unnikrishnan earlier interest was in music and he got trained in vocal music, rhythm instruments like tabla and mridangam. He took his initial music lessons in vocal music under Kalamandalam Vasudeva Panikker. He had a wide knowledge of different musical instruments and to sharpen those skills he joined some orchestra groups. Later on, he enrolled at the renowned Malayalam theatres like Kerala Kalavedi and K.P.A.C. His chief job in those theatres was of a tablist. However, he did many fill-in roles in various plays as well and that is how he developed an interest in acting.
Oduvil Unnikrishnan made his cinematic debut in the late 1970s with a role in the Darshanam. His initial noteworthy roles were that of a mahout in Guruvayur Kesavan, and as Subbaiyer in Sarapanjaram. He gained public acknowledgment through different character roles that he portrayed in films, directed by noted directors like Hariharan, Thoppil Bhasi, and Sathyan Anthikkad. In his illustrious career, he has worked in more than 400 films. His most noted roles include those in Kathapurushan, Nizhalkuthu, Yodha, Thooval Kottaram, Oru Cheru Punchiri, Ponmuttayidunna Thattan, and Achuvinte Amma.

Death Info

Oduvil Unnikrishnan was agonised from kidney problems. He underwent dialysis at different hospitals in Thrissur and Malappuram. Later, he was admitted to a private hospital in Kozhikode. He died there on 27th May 2006 due to renal failure. 

27 May, 2006 Kozhikode, Kerala India

Family Relatives and Relation

Unnikrishnan was married to Padmajam since 1975. The couple was blessed with two daughters Shalini and Padmini. 

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