December 02, 2022

Ramachandra Guha Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 20, 2020

Ramachandra Guha Popularity on Social Media

Short Biography

Ramachandra Guha was born on 29-04-1958 in Dehradun in the state of Uttarakhand, India. He is an Indian Historian, Writer & Columnist.

Other Name: Rama Chandra Guha, Ram Guha, Ram
Other Professions: Writer Columnist

Ramachandra Guha Complete Bio & Career

Ramachandra Guha was born on 29 April 1958. By profession, he is a writer. He completed his studies at Delhi University and later on joined IIM Calcutta. His articles primarily focus on issues like Economics, Social, Political, Contemporary, and related to the environment. He also writes for various newspapers like Hindustan Times and Amar Ujala.
His notable work includes the book titled, India after Gandhi in 2007. His work was published by Macmillan and Ecco. Many versions of this book are available. A collection of essays were published by him titled, Patriots and Partisans in 2012. He also wrote the biography of Mahatma Gandhi titled, Gandhi before India in 2013. In September 2016, he wrote the essays titled Democrats and Dissenters. He has written books on numerous disciples like History, Politics, Environment and cricket, and many more. Another book which he wrote on Gandhi was titled, Gandhi: The Years That Changed The World, 1914-1948 in 2018. His notable work in the field of cricket includes A Corner of a Foreign Field: The Indian History of a British Sport which was published in 2002. This work basically deals with the development and growth of cricket in India. His upcoming book will be based on cricket stories which he will be published in 2021.

Honours & Awards

Padma Bhushan Civilian Award 2009 Literature and Education

Ramachandra Guha Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Subramaniam Ramdas Guha, a forest officer and a school teacher. He is married to a graphic designer Sujata Keshavan & together the couple is blessed with two children.

Wife Sujata Keshavan

Life's Important Dates Of Ramachandra Guha

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Brown
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Uttarakhand, India
Nationality Indian
Address Uttarakhand, India
School The Doon School
College St. Stephen's College, Delhi School of Economics, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
Qualification PhD in Forestry
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Place Goa
Favorite Dress Shirt-Pant
Favorite Accessories Watches

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ramachandra Guha

  • He received India's third-highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan in 2009.
  • He is regarded as the major historian of the 20th and 21st centuries.
  • Supreme Court appointed him as the administrator of BCCI in 2017.

Ramachandra Guha Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

64 years, 7months, 3 days old age Ramachandra Guha will turn 65 on 29 April, 2023. Only 4 months, 26 days, 13 hours,35 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Ramachandra Guha has celebrated the total number of 64 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

  • 64
  • 9
  • 9
  • 8
  • 10
  • 9
  • 10
  • 9