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Shiv Khera (Author) Age, Wife, Biography & More

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Shiv Khera

Bio
Full NameShiv Khera
ProfessionAuthor, Professional Speaker
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches-5' 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 85 kg
in pounds- 187 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth23 August 1961
Age (as in 2017)56 Years
Birth PlaceDhanbad, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
SignatureShiv Khera Signature
NationalityIndian
HometownDhanbad, Jharkhand, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeSri Ram College Of Commerce, Delhi University
Educational QualificationsGraduate
DebutWriting: You Can Win (1998)
FamilyNot Known
ReligionHinduism
ControversyIn 2004, when his book Freedom Is Not Free came out, Amrit Lal, a retired Indian civil servant, accused Shiv Khera of plagiarism, alleging that content from that book directly came from his own book India Enough Is Enoughwhich was published in 1995. He also found that numerous anecdotes, jokes and quotes in Shiv Khera's other books were also used without acknowledging proper sources.
Shiv Khera admitted that he took notes and inspirations from other sources and he was unable to keep track of all of them. So, he had to do an out-of-court settlement for a sum of money (25 lakh according to Shiv Khera).
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseName Not KnownShiv khera with his wife
ChildrenDaughter- 1
Son- None

Shiv Khera

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 Some Lesser Known Facts About Shiv Khera

  • He was born & brought-up in Dhanbad into a business family that operated coal mines.
  • Prior to becoming a motivational speaker, he worked as a car washer, a life insurance agent and a franchise operator.
  • While he was working in USA, he was inspired by Norman Vincent Peale’s (an American minister & author) lecture.
  • In 1998, he came up with his first book-You Can Win, which turned out to be his best seller book.
  • He founded- Country First Foundation, a social activist organization whose mission is “to ensure freedom through education and justice.”
  •  In 2004, he lost the Indian general elections very badly for which he stood as an independent candidate from South Delhi constituency.
  • He founded the political party Bharatiya Rashtravadi Samanata Party in 2008.
  • He supported the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) and campaigned for Lal Krishna Advani in 2014 Indian polls.
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