Vijay Chavan Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 63 Years
Wife: Majerna Cuaj
Death Cause: Lung Illness

Vijay Chavan

Profession Actor
Famous Role(s) Portraying the role of 'Mavshi’ in the Marathi stage play “Moruchi Mavshi”
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutTheatre: Turtur (Marathi)
Film: Vahinichi Maya (Marathi; 1985)
Vahinichi Maya (1985)
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 May 1955 (Monday)
BirthplaceMumbai, India
Date of Death24 August 2018 (Friday)
Place of DeathFortis Hospital, Mulund, Mumbai
Age (at the time of death) 63 Years
Death CauseProlonged Lung Disease
Zodiac signTaurus
Nationality Indian
HometownCurrey Road, Mumbai
College/UniversityD. G. Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate from D. G. Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai
HobbiesSinging, Travelling
Relationships & More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Married
Marriage Date22 May
Wife/SpouseMajerna Cuaj
Vijay Chavan with his Wife
ChildrenSon- Varad Chavan (Actor)
Vijay Chavan with his Family
Daughter- None
ParentsNames not known
Vijay Chavan's Parents

Vijay Chavan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Vijay Chavan

  • Vijay Chavan was introduced to theatres through inter-college drama competitions. His acquaintance with the actor Laxmikant Berde, helped him to make his theatre debut with the play ‘Turtur.’
  • Vijay is widely known for rendering the role of a woman named ‘Mavshi’ in the Marathi stage drama “Moruchi Mavshi,” a play by Pralhad Keshav Atre.
  • He has acted in many Marathi movies including Zapatlela (1993), Pachhadlela (2004), Bharat Aala Parat (2007), Maherchi Sadi (1991), Jatra: Hyalagaad Re Tyalagaad (2006), Mumbaicha Dabewala (2007), and A Dot Com Mom (2016).
  • Vijay has acted in more than 300 Marathi and Hindi films in his career spanning over 31 years.
  • In 2018, the Maharashtra Government honoured Chavan with Chitrapati V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award.