Vijay Mallya Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Vijay Mallya

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BIRTHDAY 18 December, 1955
BIRTH PLACE Kolkata , West Bengal
AGE (in 2018) 62 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Sagittarius
HEIGHT in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.7 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 187.39 lbs
Last Updated on : December 18, 2017

More Professions : Businessperson

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

62 years, 4 months, 8 days old age Vijay Mallya will turn 63 on 18 December, 2018. Only 7 months, 21 days, 10 hours, 43 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Vijay Mallya has celebrated the total number of 62 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Vijay Mallya was born on 18-12-1955 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He is an Indian Politician & Businessperson.


Vijay Mallya is the son of a famous industrialist Vittal Mallya. He assumed the Chairman of the UB Group in 1983 and took the company to great heights. Under his dynamic leadership, the group has grown into a multi-national conglomerate of over sixty companies. During this process, United Beverages acquired several companies abroad. The UB Group has diversified business interests ranging from alcoholic beverages to life sciences, engineering, agriculture, chemicals, information technology and leisure. In 2005, Vijay Mallya established Kingfisher Airlines. In a short span of time, Kingfisher Airline has carved a niche for itself. It was the first airline in India to operate with all new aircrafts. Kingfisher Airlines is also the first Indian airline to order the Airbus A380. Vijay Mallya has other interests too apart from business. He has won trophies in professional car racing circuits and is a keen yachtsman and aviator. Vijay Mallya has also won numerous trophies in horse racing including several prestigious Derbies. In 2000, Vijay Mallya entered politics superseded Subramaniam Swamy as the president of Janata Party. He has also served as a Rajya Sabha M.P.
Mallya has been recognized with several awards nationally and internationally. The Southern California University for Professional Studies awarded him the honorary degree ‘Doctorate of Philosophy’ in Business Administration. He was named ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ at the Asian Awards in 2010. He also received the nominations for ‘Global Leader for Tomorrow’ by the World Economic Forum. Mallya was presented with the ‘Legion of Honor’ that is the highest civilian award of France.
After a series of the case filed against him and his companies, he flew away to London and has been declared a wilful defaulter as well as a fugitive by the government of India.

Family Relatives and Relation

See given below celebrity profiles about Vijay Mallya's family, relatives;

He was born to industrialist Vittal Mallya and Lalitha Ramaiah. He was previously married to Sameera Tyabjee Mallya from 1986 to 1987 with whom he has a son named Siddharth Mallya. He is presently married Rekha Mallya since 1993.   

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Kolkata
Nationality British
Religion Hindu
Address London, England, UK
School La Martiniere, Kolkata
College St. Xavier's College, Kolkata
Qualification B.Com (Hons)
Hobbies Listening to Vintage music
Marital Status Married


Car Collections Bentley, Ferrari, Rolls Royce and various others


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Food 'Kane rava,' (Kane fish in rava batter), 'Kori gasi,"( Chicken curry), appams and sannas.
Favorite Accessories Bracelet

Shocking / Interesting Facts

  • Mallya loves jewelry. He sports a huge, diamond studded 'VJM,' bracelet on his right hand, a huge diamond, ruby and emerald pendant of Lord Venkateshwara. On his ears are eye popping solitaires that belonged to his grand mother.
  • Is a linguist. Speaks fluent Bengali, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Gujarati and of course English. He's also learnt French.
  • He loves to wear designer clothes. His preferred names include Armani, Valentino, Manoviraj Khosla and Roberto Cavalli.
  • He has never taken a day off. Whether at office or at party, he is forever working.

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