Rajkumari Kaul (Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Girlfriend) Age, Husband, Biography & More

Rajkumari Kaul

Real NameRajkumari Haksar
Nickname(s)Mrs. Kaul, Bibi
Famous ForBeing the girlfriend of Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 September 1925 [1]Google Books
BirthplaceUjjain, Madhya Pradesh, India
Date of Death3 May 2014
Place of DeathAll India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
Age (at the time of death)88 Years
Death CauseCardiac Arrest
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownUjjain, Madhya Pradesh, India
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityMaharani Laxmi Bai Government College of Excellence, Gwalior (earlier known as Victoria College)
Educational QualificationGraduate
CasteBrahmin (Kashmiri Pandit)
Food HabitVegetarian
Political InclinationBJP
Boys, Affairs, and More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Widowed
Affair/BoyfriendAtal Bihari Vajpayee (Politician)
Rajkumari Kaul - Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Marriage DateIn the late-1940s
Marriage PlaceGwalior
Husband/SpouseBrij Narain Kaul (B. N. Kaul) (Professor) [2]Outlook
Rajkumari Kaul - BN Kaul (centre), Namita Bhattacharya (left), and Nandita Nanda (right)
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter(s)- Nandita Nanda, Namita Bhattacharya [3]Indian Express
ParentsFather- Govind Narain Haksar (Employed with the Scindias' Education Department)
Mother- Manmohini Haksar, Padma Rani Haksar (Step-mother)
SiblingsBrother- Chand Narain Haksar (Half-brother)
Sister- None

Rajkumari Nanda (centre), Namita Bhattacharya (left), and Nandita Nanda (right)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rajkumari Kaul

  • Rajkumari hailed from one of the renowned dynastic families with roots in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
  • According to some reports, she was in a relationship with Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Prime Minister, in their college days. But, neither she nor he gave their relationship a name.
  • On 2 May 2014, she was admitted to the AIIMS hospital following a “cardiac arrest.” Unfortunately, her struggle ended the very next day as she wasn’t able to survive.
  • She is survived by her daughters, Nandita, Namita Bhattacharya, and granddaughter Niharika.