Ravindra Berde Age, Death, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Death Cause: Throat Cancer
Age: 78 Years

Ravindra Berde

Profession Actor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 6”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSemi-bald
DebutFilm (Marathi): Vahinichi Maya (1985) as 'Dinu Deshmukh'
Ravindra Berde in a still from the 1985 Marathi film 'Vahinichi Maya'
Last FilmBakaal (2019; Marathi) as 'Banwari Chacha'
Poster of the 2019 Marathi film 'Ravindra Berde'
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear, 1945
BirthplaceMaharashtra, India
Date of Death13 December 2023
Place of DeathHe died at his home in Mumbai.
Age (at the time of death)78 Years
Death CauseHeart Attack [1]Times Now News
Relationships & More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Married
Wife/SpouseName Not Known
Ravindra Berde with his wife
ChildrenHe has two children.
ParentsNames Not Known
Ravindra Berde's mother
SiblingsHis siblings used to sell lottery tickets to add to the family income.
Out of his five siblings, one of his brothers’ name is Purshottam Berde, who is a well-known Indian playwright.
Laxmikant Berde's elder brother Purshottam Berde
His youngest brother, Laxmikant Berde, an Indian actor who mainly appeared in Marathi and Hindi films, died on 16 December 2004 due to kidney failure. [2]Rediff
Laxmikant Berde

Ravindra Berde


Some Lesser Known Facts About Ravindra Berde

  • Ravindra Berde was a veteran Indian actor, who was a well-known name in the Marathi entertainment industry. He succumbed to death at the age of 78 due to a heart attack while battling throat cancer.
  • Before venturing into films, he worked in a few theatrical productions.
  • In 1989, he was chosen to play the role of a bus conductor in the Marathi TV series ‘Nasti Aafat.’
  • In 1993, he played the role of Hawaldar Tukaram (Tukya) in the well-known Marathi comedy horror film ‘Zapatlela,’ which starred his brother Laxmikant Berde in the lead role.

    Ravindra Berde in a still from the 1993 Marathi film 'Zapatlela'

    Ravindra Berde in a still from the 1993 Marathi film ‘Zapatlela’

  • He had been part of several Marathi films, including ‘Ek Gadi Baki Anadi’ (1988), ‘Hamaal De Dhamaal’ (1989), ‘Hach Sunbaicha Bhau’ (1992), and ‘Houn Jau De’ (2009).
  • In 1993, he played a supporting role in the family drama film ‘Santaan,’ which featured Jeetendra.
  • Ravindra Berde survived a heart attack in 1995 while performing in a Marathi play. [3]The Economic Times
  • In 1999, he played various roles in DD National’s detective-crime drama series ‘Suraag: The Clue.’
  • In 2001, he gained recognition in Hindi cinema for his role as Balraj Chauhan’s party supporter in the well-known Bollywood film ‘Nayak: The Real Hero,’ with Anil Kapoor in the lead role.
  • He was well-known for playing the role of Zamindar Chandrakant in the hit 2011 Bollywood action film ‘Singham’ starring Ajay Devgn.

    Ravindra Berde in a still from the 2011 Hindi film 'Singham'

    Ravindra Berde in a still from the 2011 Hindi film ‘Singham’

  • He acted in over 100 films during his career.
  • In 2011, he found out he had throat cancer. He was getting treatment for cancer at Tata Hospital in Mumbai and had to go to the hospital because he couldn’t breathe well. But he left the hospital and went home just two days before he passed away. On 13 December 2023, he died after he suffered a heart attack. [4]Times Now News Former Rajya Sabha member Vikas Mahatme expressed his condolences for Ravindra Berde’s death on social media, sharing a post on X (formerly Twitter).