Taarak Mehta (Writer) Age, Biography, Wife, Books & More

Tarak Mehta

Real NameTaarak Mehta
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionColumnist, Humorist, Writer and Playwright
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 60 kg
in Pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear 1930
Birth PlaceGujarat, India
Date of Death1 March 2017
Death PlaceAhmedabad
Death CauseChronic Illness
Age (as on 1 March 2017)87 Years
Zodiac sign/Sun signNot KNown
HometownGujarat, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesReading, Writing
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeIla (Ex-wife, died 2006)
Induben (2nd wife)
Tarak Mehta with his 2nd wife Induben
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- Ishani

Tarak Mehta

Some Lesser Known Facts About Taarak Mehta

  • Does Taarak Mehta smoke:? Not Known
  • Does Taarak Mehta drink alcohol:? Not Known
  • He was born in a Nagar Community in Gujarat.
  • He moved to Ahmedabad in 2000.
  • He has a daughter from his first wife, Ishani, who lives in the United States.
  • He developed an interest in literature at a very early age and started writing columns at the age of 21.
  • He had been a well-known figure in the Gujarati Theater and had translated several comedies in the Gujarati language.
  • In March 1971, his humorous column first published in a weekly news magazine- Chitralekha.
  • He also wrote in a Gujarati newspaper- Divya Bhaskar.
  • He had published more than 80 books in his lifetime.
  • He is best known for his column- Duniya Ne Undha Chasma inspired popular sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahTarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
  • In 2015, he was honored with the 4th highest Civilian Award of India- Padma Shri.