Raj Thackeray Biography, Age, Family, Career, Wife & More


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Raj Thackeray is an Indian Politician, Illustrator, Cartoonist, Chairperson and Founder of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS). Maharashtra Navnirman Sena is an Indian Political Party. He was born on 14th June 1968 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is a cousin of Uddhav Thackeray and nephew of Bal Saheb Thackeray. Uddav Thackeray is the 19th Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Raj Thackeray Biography

Full Name Raj Thackeray


Nickname Raj
Profession Indian Politician
Date of Birth 14 June 1968
Place of Birth Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Real Name Swararaj Shrikant Thackeray

Raj Thackeray is the Supremo and Founder of Regional Political front Maharashtra Navnirman Sena. His birth name is Swararaj Shrikant Thackeray. He started his career as a Cartoonist and Painter and then finally made his way into politics under the (Raj Thackeray Biography) influence and guidance of his uncle Bala Saheb Thackeray. (Jatindra Nath Das Biography)


Raj Thackeray Personal Life

Age (as of 2022) 54 Years
Height 5’7″
Weight 78 Kg
Religion Hinduism
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Marital Status Married
Girlfriend name Not Known
Wife Name Sharmila Thackeray
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Nationality India
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Known For Indian Politician
Hobbies Writing Blogs & Playing Musical Instrument
Caste Chandraseniya Kayastha Prabhu

In 2006 Raj Thackeray had some rift with his uncle and then he announced the formation of his own political party. He is best known for being in news for the agitation he lays or North Indians. She had severely opposed the immigrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar to enter the shores of Maharashtra. Mr. Thackeray even opposed the participation of Australian players in Indian Premier League  after the Indians were attacked in Australia. He also has been threatened the telecom companies to start customer care service in Marathi in Maharashtra.

Family Details of Raj Thackeray

Father Shrikant Thackeray
Mother Kunda Thackeray
Brother N/A, Cousin Brother- Uddhav Thackeray
Sister N/A
Wife/Spouse Sharmila Thackeray


Children Son- Amit Thackeray
Daughter- Urvashi Thackeray

Raj Thackeray is the nephew of Bal Thackeray, who is the founder of Shiv Sena. Raj grew up under the leadership of his uncle and formed the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, right wing Marathi ethnic-focus regional political party. He did his schooling from Bal Mohan Vidya Mandir School, Dadar, Maharashtra, India and graduated from Sir Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy School of Art, University of Mumbai, India.

Raj Thackeray Education

School Name Bal Mohan Vidya Mandir School, Dadar, Maharashtra, India
College/ University Sir Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy School of Art, University of Mumbai, India
Educational Qualification Not Known




Raj Thackeray Awards

Year Awards
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Raj Thackeray Income

Net Worth (Approx) $9 Million




Raj Thackeray Social Media Profiles

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He served as a cartoonist in Bal Thackeray’s weekly magazine Marmik. Raj Thackeray announced that every shop in Maharashtra (Raj Thackeray Biography) should have signage in Marathi and otherwise face the wrath of his goons who damage property in the year 2018. His strategies often lean towards violent extremism guided towards immigrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. 

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