M.G.R is a well-known person in the state of Tamil Nadu. His full name is Marudur Gopalan Ramachandran. He is a cultural icon in the state. He had a successful life as an actor and politician.
MGR was born on January 17th in 1917. In his young age, he has joined the drama troop to support his family. Then he entered into the film and became a lead actor, and he successfully ruled the film industry for three decades. Here check the Unknown facts about M.G.R
Unknown facts about M.G.R
- Ramachandran born in Kandy, Srilanka. He belongs to a Malayali family. His parents are melkath Gopala Menon and maruthur Satya bhama
- His first debut film is Sati Leela vathi in the year 1936
- The first film MGR acted as hero is Rajakumari
- MGR married a girl named Bhargavi, within 3 months she has died due to illness
- He married another girl Sathanandavathi. She also has died because of TB
- MGR third wife name is V.N.Janaki, and she is also an actress. Janaki is already married with Ganapati bhat, but without giving divorce, she married MGR
- In 1953 he entered into the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam( DMK) party because of the founder C.N.Annadurai.
- With his popularity, he has elected as MLC in 1962 and MLA in 1967
- Later on, he formed AIADMK party in 1977 and became the chief minister of Tamil Nadu
- MGR is the mentor of Jaya Lalitha in his film and political career.
- As a chief minister, he has introduced many schemes for welfare of the people. He has introduced thirty percent job reservation for the women which was adopted by the government of India many years later.
- On December 24th, 1987 he died due to the illness at the age of 71
- At the time many people has committed suicide by hearing the news of his death
- Many temples are constructed in the Tamilnadu for M.G.Ramachandran