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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Secrets, Affairs, Images, Marriage, Phone number.

Written by Aravind

Atal Bihari Vajpayee has an iconic leader of the “Bharatiya Janata Party” (BJP), known for his cultural moderation, liberalism & political. He was a former Prime Minister of India, and the first non-Congress Prime Minister to serve a full five-year term.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Bio/Wiki

Name Atal Bihari Vajpayee
NicknameAtal Ji, Baap Ji
 ProfessionPolitician, Statesman, Poet, Author
Famous For Former Prime Minister Of India
Date of Birth  25 December 1924
Zodiac/Sun SignCapricorn
Birth PlaceGwalior State, British India (Now, Madhya Pradesh, India)
Date of Death 16 August 2018
Place of DeathAIIMS, New Delhi
Cremation SiteRashtriya Smriti Sthal, New Delhi
Age
(at the time of death)
93 Years
Death CauseAge-related ailments
Home townGwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India (His ancestral village is in Agra, Uttar Pradesh)
Parents/ FatherKrishna Bihari Vajpayee (a Poet & School Teacher)
MotherKrishna Devi (Homemaker)
BrothersAvadh Bihari Vajpayee (Deputy Secretary in the Madhya Pradesh Government),
Prem Bihari Vajpayee (worked in the state co-operative department),
Suda Bihari Vajpayee (ran a book publishing firm)
Sister Urmila Mishra (Homemaker),
Vimala Mishra (Homemaker),
Kamala Devi (Homemaker)

Politics

Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Political Journey1951: Joined Bharatiya Jana Sangh (a newly formed Hindu right-wing political party) and was appointed it is the National Secretary of the northern region.
1957: Contested the Lok Sabha elections from Mathura in Uttar Pradesh and lost 2 Raja Mahendra Pratap. However, he was elected to the Lok Sabha for the 1st time from Balrampur in Uttar Pradesh.
1968: Became the National President of Jana Sangh.
1977: Became the External Affairs Minister in Morarji Desai’s Cabinet.
1980: Founded “Bharatiya Janata Party” (BJP) along with his colleagues & became its first National President.
1996: On 16 May, he became the 10th Prime Minister of India.
19 March 1998 to 22 May 2004: Again served as the Prime Minister of India.
2005: Took retirement from all political activities.

Style Quotient

Assets/Properties A flat in East Kailash, New Delhi India (150.32 sq.mt; worth ₹22 lakh)
A paternal house ‘s in Gwalior (1800 sq.ft; worth ₹6 lakh)

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personal Life

School Government Higher Secondary School, Gorkhi, Bara, Gwalior
College/ UniversityVictoria College (now, Laxmi Bai College), Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
Dayanand Anglo-Vedic (DAV) College, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Education QualificationGraduation with distinction in Hindi, English, & Sanskrit from Gwalior’s Victoria College (now, Laxmi Bai College)
Contact numberNot Known
Address6-A, Krishna Menon Marg, New Delhi – 110011 India
ReligionHinduism
CasteBrahmin
NationalityIndian
CarAmbassador (Model 1987)
HobbiesDoing Cooking, Poetry, Listening to Indian Music, Reading, Travelling
DebutNot Known

Marital Status/Affairs

Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/GirlfeiwndsRajkumari Kaul (Died in May 2014)
Wife/SpouseNot Known
ChildrenSon- Ranjan Bhattacharya (Businessman, Bureaucrat)
Daughter- Namita Bhattacharya (Foster), Granddaughter- Niharika, 

Salary/Networth

Salary Lifetime rent-free accommodation, medical facilities, the secretarial staff of 14, six domestic executive-class air tickets, unlimited train travel, office expenses against actual expenditure for five years, SPG cover for one year. After five years, 1 personal assistant & peon, air & train travel, ₹6,000 for office expenses.
Networth ₹60 lakh (as in 2004)

Physical Status

Height5′ 6″
WeightNot Known
FigureNot Known
Shoe sizeNot Known
Hair colorGrey
Eyes colorBlack
Skin colorFair

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Favorites

Favorite food Chinese Cuisines, Prawns, Mungode, Gajar Ka Halwa, Alwar Milk Cake, Khichdi, Poori-Kachori, Dahi-Pakori, Kheer, Malpua, and Kachauri
Favorite SongO mere majhi, sun mere Bandhu re by S.D. Burman and Kabhi, Kabhi mere dil mein  by Mukesh and Lata
Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
Favourite Politician(s)Syama Prasad Mukherjee, P. V. Narasimha Rao
Favorite Leader(s)Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi), Jawaharlal Nehru
Favourite Poet(s)Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Ramnath Awasthi, Dr. Shiv Mangal Singh Suman, Surya Kanth Tripathi ‘Nirala’, Bal Krishna Sharma Naveen, Jagannath Prasad Milind and Faiz Ahmed Faiz
Favorite SportNot Known
Favorite PlaceNot Known
Favorite MovieBollywood- Devdas (1955), Bandini, Teesri Kasam, Mausam (1975), Mamta & Aandhi
Hollywood- Bridge Over the River Kwai, Born Free & Gandhi
Favorite ColoursBlack

Social Media Accounts

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/vajpayee/
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Politician/At
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/hashtag/atalji
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Some Lesser-Known Facts

  • Does Atal Bihari Vajpayee Drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Does Atal Bihari Vajpayee Smoke?: Not Known

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