Ramesh Tendulkar (Sachin Tendulkar’s Father) Age, Wife, Biography & More

Ramesh Tendulkar

Real NameRamesh Tendulkar
ProfessionNovelist, Professor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5' 7"
Weightin Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 December 1930
Date of Death19 May 1999
Death PlaceBhabha Hospital, Mumbai
Death CauseHeart Attack
Age (as in 1999)69 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
FamilyFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
CasteRajapur Saraswat Brahmin [1]India Today
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseFirst- Name Not Known (Died)
Second- Rajni Tendulkar (Former LIC Employee)
Ramesh Tendulkar with his wife and children
ChildrenDaughter- Savita Tendulkar Ramesh Tendulkar daugher Savita and son Sachin Tendulkar
Sons- Ajit Tendulkar, Nitin Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ramesh Tendulkar

  • Ramesh was a renowned Marathi novelist who wrote several poetry books and used to write book reviews for a Marathi publication house.
  • He was also a professor at Kirti College, Mumbai, in the 1960s.
  • Ajit, Nitin, and Savita Tendulkar were Ramesh’s children from his first marriage (who died after the birth of her third child), whereas, Sachin was from his second marriage to Rajni. Ramesh Tendulkar with Sachin Tendulkar
  • Rajni is the younger sister of Ramesh’s deceased wife.
  • On 19 May 1999, he died of a massive heart attack. This tragedy happened in the middle of the 1999 World Cup and Sachin flew back to India from England and skipped the match against Zimbabwe to attend the final rituals of his father. Sachin’s mother, Rajni Tendulkar, convinced him to go and play in theWorld Cup, after which he returned back to England and played the match against Kenya, where also scored 140 runs and dedicated the knock to his father.