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Kajol Age, Height, Husband, Family, Children, Caste, Biography & More

Kajol

Bio
Real NameKajol Mukherjee
NicknameKads
ProfessionActress
Physical Stats & More
Height (address)in centimeters- 161 cm
in meters- 1.61 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 3”
Weight (address)in Kilograms- 57 kg
in Pounds- 126 lbs
Figure Measurements (address) 34-28-34
Eye ColourHazel
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth5 August 1974
Age (as in 2018)44 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
SignatureKajol Signature
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolSt. Joseph's Convent School, Panchgani, Maharashtra
CollegeN/A
Educational QualificationsSchool dropout
DebutFilm Debut: Bekhudi (1992)
Bekhudi
TV Debut: Rock-N-Roll Family (2008, as a judge)
FamilyFather- Late Shomu Mukherjee (Filmmaker)
Kajol with her father Shomu Mukherjee
Mother- Tanuja (Actress)
Brother- N/A
Sister- Tanishaa Mukherjee (Younger, Actress)
Kajol with her mother and sister
ReligionHinduism
Address5/6, Sheetal Apartments, Ground Floor, Opposite Chandan Cinema, Juhu, Mumbai
Kajol house
45/D Malgari Road, Mumbai
HobbiesReading, Knitting
ControversyHer longtime friendship with Karan Johar ended in 2016, and the reason behind it was the Diwali clash of her husband Ajay’s Shivaay and Karan Johar's Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Karan also said that he will never be friends with Kajol again. However, the reconciliation began when Kajol liked a post of Karan's twins Yash and Roohi. According to reports, she also invited him to a party, where they ended their differences.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Pizza, Spaghetti Salad with Olives and French Fries
Favourite ActorAjay Devgn, Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite ActressSridevi
Favourite Film(s)Bollywood: Sholay, Chaalbaaz
Hollywood: Casablanca, Ironman 3, Gone With The Wind
Favourite Director Aditya Chopra
Favourite BookNotes to Myself: My Struggle to Become a Person by Hugh Prather
Favourite Color White
Favourite Perfume Cool Waters
Favourite DestinationEurope
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsKarthik (South Indian Actor)
Ajay Devgan (Bollywood Actor)
HusbandAjay Devgan, Actor (1999-present)
Kajol with her husband Ajay Devgan
Marriage Date24 February 1999
ChildrenDaughter- Nysa
Son- Yug
Kajol with her children
Style Quotient
Cars Collection Mercedes Benz SUV
Kajol Mercedes Benz SUV
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)9-12 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth (approx.)$16 million

Kajol

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kajol

  • Does Kajol Smoke?: No
  • Does Kajol drink alcohol?: No
  • Kajol is half Bengali and half Maharashtrian.
  • She can speak Marathi, but she struggles in speaking Bengali.
  • She started acting at an early age of 16, while she was doing her schooling.
  • In 1992, during a portfolio shoot the team planned to remove her brow from the middle. But, Mickey Contractor (Bollywood makeup artist) suggested the team that her unibrow or joined eyebrows is a unique feature and shouldn’t be removed. 

    Kajol Unibro Or Joined Eyebrows

    Kajol Unibro Or Joined Eyebrows

  • She met her husband for the first time on the sets of the film Gundaraj (1995) in Mahabaleshwar (Maharashtra). She didn’t like him initially, but after 15 days of the shoot, both fell in love with each other.
  • She holds a joint record with her aunt and yesteryear actress Nutan for winning the Best Actress Filmfare Awards 5 times.
  • If not an actress, she would have been a psychiatrist.
  • She considers her negative role as Isha Diwan in the film Gupt (1997) as her toughest role till date. And for this film, she became the first Indian actress to win a Filmfare Award for a negative role. 

    Kajol's Negative Role In Gupt

    Kajol’s Negative Role In Gupt

  • She got pregnant for the first time in 2001, however, she suffered a miscarriage.
  • Being an actress, she is also a social activist and is known for her work with widows and children.
  • She also received a Karamveer Puraskar award in 2008 for her social work.
  • She is an avid reader.
  • She cannot cook at all.
  • She is a socialite and loves to hang out with ladies much elder than her.
  • She was offered a role in 3 idiots (2009), but she refused the offer as she was not happy with the role.
  • In 2010, she and Shah Rukh Khan became the first Indian actors to be invited by NASDAQ to open the American stock exchange. 

    Kajol And Shah Rukh Khan At NASDAQ

    Kajol And Shah Rukh Khan At NASDAQ

  • She was honoured with the prestigious Padma Shri Award in 2011.
  • Her biggest hit Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) holds the record of reaching 1000+ consecutive weeks screening in a single cinema – Maratha Mandir in Mumbai. 

    Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge In Maratha Mandir

    Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge In Maratha Mandir

  • She prefers online shopping and is not brand conscious.