Rajdeep Sardesai Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

Rajdeep Sardesai

Real NameRajdeep Dilip Sardesai
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionJournalist, Editor
Physical Stats & More
Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth24 May 1965
Age (as in 2016) 51 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
SchoolCampion School, The Cathedral & John Connon School
CollegeSt. Xavier's College, University College, Oxford
Educational QualificationsBachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, and Bachelor of Civil Law
FamilyFather- Dilip Sardesai
Mother- Nandini
Dilip and Nandini Sardesai
Brother- N/A
Sister- Shonali
Shonali Sardesai with her Husband
Girls, Affairs and More
Sexual orientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
SpouseSagarika Ghose (Married 1994)
Rajdeep with his wife Sagarika Ghose
ChildrenSon- Ishan
Daughter- Tarini
Raajdeep Sardesai with his Wife and Children
Money Factor
Salary80 Lakh Rupee/Month

Rajdeep Sardesai

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rajdeep Sardesai

  • Does Rajdeep Sardesai smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Rajdeep Sardesai drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Sardesai is currently a consulting editor at the India Today group and hosts Headlines Today. He was the Editor-in-Chief of Global Broadcast News, that included CNN-IBN, IBN7 and IBN-Lokmat—which he resigned in July 2014.
  • Rajdeep is the son of Dilip Sardesai, a former Indian Test Cricketer.
  • Initially, Rajdeep worked with Times of India for six years and was the city editor of its Mumbai edition.
  • He entered television journalism in 1994 as Political Editor of New Delhi Television (NDTV).
  • He hosted popular shows like ‘The Big Fight’ at NDTV.
  • He quit NDTV later to start his own company, Global Broadcast News (GBN), in collaboration with the American giant CNN and Raghav Bahl’s TV18.
  • Rajdeep was awarded Padma Shri by Govt. of India in 2008.
  • Rajdeep carried off The International Broadcasters award for coverage of the 2002 Gujarat riots and the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism award for 2006.
  • He received The Asian Television award for talk show presentation and has been News Anchor of the year at the Indian Television Academy for eight of the last nine years.
  • He has been the President of the Editors Guild of India and was also chosen as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the world economic forum.