Ram Gopal Yadav Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Wife: Phoolan Devi
Age: 76 Years
Education: PhD

Ram Gopal Yadav

Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165.347 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartySamajwadi Party (SP)
Samajwadi Party Flag
Political Journey1989-1992: Chairman, Zila Parishad, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
1992-2004: Member, Rajya Sabha (two terms)
2004: Elected to the 14th Lok Sabha
5 August 2007: Appointed Chairman, Committee on Agriculture
2017: Elected as Secretary-General of the Samajwadi Party
30 November 2020: Elected to the Rajya Sabha (sixth term)
Personal Life
Date of Birth29 Jun 1946 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2022) 76 Years
BirthplaceSaifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac signCancer
SignatureRam Gopal Yadav's signature
HometownSaifai, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
College/University• Kanpur University, Kanpur
• Agra University, Agra
Educational Qualification(s) [1]MyNeta• M.Sc.(Physics) from Agra University, Agra (1969)
• PhD from Kanpur University, Kanpur (1993)
CasteOther Backward Class (OBC)
HobbiesReading Books
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date04 May 1962 (Friday)
Wife/SpousePhoolan Devi ​(m. 1962; died 2010)
ChildrenSon- 2
• Akshay Yadav
Ram Gopal Yadav with his son Akshay Yadav
• Asit aka Billu (died in 1999)
Daughter- 1 (Name not known)
ParentsFather- Bachchi Lal
Mother- Phoolwati
SiblingsHe has a sister named Geeta Yadav.
Other RelativesMulayam Singh Yadav (cousin, politician)
Ram Gopal Yadav with Mulayam Singh Yadav
Shivpal Singh Yadav (cousin, politician)
Ram Gopal Yadav with Shivpal Singh Yadav
Akhilesh Yadav (nephew, politician)
Ram Gopal Yadav with Akhilesh Yadav
Dharmendra Yadav (nephew, politician)
Ram Gopal Yadav with Dharmendra Yadav
• Tej Pratap Singh Yadav (grand-nephew, politician)
Dimple Yadav (daughter-in-law, politician)
Ram Gopal Yadav with Dimple Yadav
Aparna Yadav (daughter-in-law, politician)
Prateek Yadav (nephew, politician)
Style Quotient
Car Collection• Maruti Suzuki SX4
• Toyata Innova
Money Factor
Assets/PropertiesMovable Assets
• Cash: Rs. 1,30,910
• Bank Deposits: Rs. 72,87,803
• Bonds, Debentures and Shares: Rs.35,00,000
• Personal loans/advance given: Rs. 21,40,584
• Motor Vehicles: Rs. 17,50,000
• Jewellery: Rs. 30,70,313
• Other Assets (Revolver Gun): Rs. 4,13,000

Immovable Assets
• Agricultural Land: Rs. 6,73,81,375
• Non-Agricultural Land: Rs. 40,50,000
• Commercial Buildings: Rs. 99,00,000
• Residential Buildings: Rs. 3,96,99,000 (as of 2019)

Note: The given estimates of movable and immovable assets are according to the year 2021. It excludes the assets owned by his wife and dependents (minor). [2]MyNeta
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 13,30 Crore (as of 2019) [3]MyNeta

Note: It excludes the net worth of his wife and dependents (minors).

Prof. Ram Gopal Yadav

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ram Gopal Yadav

  • Ram Gopal Yadav is an Indian politician and a member of the Samajwadi Party. He is the cousin of Mulayam Singh Yadav.
  • According to Ram Gopal Yadav, he never desired to venture into active politics, and it was Mulayam Singh Yadav who brought him into active politics when Ram Gopal Yadav filed his nomination for Basrehar Block Pramukh in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh, and won the election by a great margin.
  • Before venturing into active politics, Ram Gopal Yadav worked as a teacher at K. K. Collage in Etawah, where, in 1969, he was appointed as a lecturer of Physics. In 1994, he became the principal of Chaudhary Charan Singh Post Graduate College, Heonra in Saifai, Etawah, where he worked till 2006.
  • In 1999, his son, Asit Yadav (Billu Yadav), died in a road accident 40 days after Billu’s marriage.
  • In October 2016, Mulayam Singh Yadav expelled Ram Gopal Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav from the Samajwadi Party for six years after Shivpal Yadav accused Ram Gopal Yadav of being involved in anti-party activities [4]The Times of India
  • On 29 June 2016, on his birthday, his book “Sansad Mein Meri Baat” was launched by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav at Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University. Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh Yadav released his book Parliament Mein Meri Baat-compressed
  • On 30 November 2020, Ram Gopal Yadav became a Rajya Sabha member for the sixth term.

  • On 23 November 2021, a book titled “Rajneeti Ke Us Paar” based on ram Gopal Yadav’s political journey was launched in Lucknow in the presence of Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav, senior Congress leader Pramod Tiwari, Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh, and Kumar Vishwas. Samajwadi party secretary-general Ram Gopal Yadav with party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav at his book launch at Indira Gandhi Prathisthan, in Lucknow