Rajnikanth was born on 12th December 1950 as Shivaji Rao Gaekwad to a Maratha family in Bangalore, Karnataka. He is superstar tamil actor. His father is Ramojirao Gaekwad, a police constable and his mother is Jijabai. South Indian superstar Rajnikant had worked as a bus conductor. He is film carrier joined the Madras Film Institute in 1974.