Famous People Born In Chennai

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 1 
A. R. Rahman
(One of the Most Famous Indian Film Composers)
A. R. Rahman
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 6, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 2 
Rekha
(Actor, Politician)
Rekha
25
Birthdate: October 10, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
 3 
Prabhas
(Actor)
Prabhas
18
Birthdate: October 23, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 4 
Mahesh Babu
40
Birthdate: August 9, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 5 
Allu Arjun
(One of the Highest Paid Actors in South India and Also Known for His Dancing)
Allu Arjun
37
Birthdate: April 8, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 6 
Ravichandran Ashwin
(Cricket all-rounder)
Ravichandran Ashwin
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 7 
Indra Nooyi
(Former Chairperson & CEO of PepsiCo)
Indra Nooyi
13
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 8 
Ram Charan
(Actor)
Ram Charan
17
Birthdate: March 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Pete Best
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 24, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 10 
Samantha Akkineni
(One of the Leading Indian Actresses in Telugu and Tamil Film Industries)
Samantha Akkineni
53
Birthdate: April 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 11 
R. K. Narayan
105
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 10, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 13, 2001
 12 
Dhanush
(Actor)
Dhanush
19
Birthdate: February 25, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 13 
Vikram
(One of the Most Decorated Actors in Tamil Cinema)
Vikram
11
Birthdate: April 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 14 
Suriya
(Actor who had his first major commercial success with the thriller, Kaakha Kaakha (2003))
Suriya
18
Birthdate: July 23, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 15 
Shruti Haasan
(Actress & Daughter of Kamal Haasan)
Shruti Haasan
15
Birthdate: January 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 16 
Rana Daggubati
(Film producer, Actor)
Rana Daggubati
5
Birthdate: December 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 17 
Vidya Vox
(YouTuber)
Vidya Vox
6
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: September 27, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
 18 
Trisha
(Actress)
Trisha
9
Birthdate: May 4, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 19 
Nandamuri Balakrishna
(Actor, Politician)
Nandamuri Balakrishna
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 20 
G. V. Prakash Kumar
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 13, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 21 
Anirudh Ravichander
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
 22 
Dinesh Karthik
(Cricketer)
Dinesh Karthik
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 1, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 23 
Shyamala Gopalan
(Progesterone receptor biology and applications to breast cancer)
Shyamala Gopalan
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 7, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 11, 2009
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 24 
Jayam Ravi
(Actor, Film actor)
Jayam Ravi
3
Birthdate: September 10, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 25 
Mahesh Bhupathi
(Indian Former Doubles World No. 1 Tennis Player)
Mahesh Bhupathi
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 7, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 26 
Aishwarya R. Dhanush
(Film Director)
Aishwarya R. Dhanush
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 27 
Tiruvalluvar
0
Listed In: Writers
 28 
Regina Cassandra
4
Birthdate: December 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 29 
Ravi Zacharias
(Philosopher)
Ravi Zacharias
4
Birthdate: March 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 19, 2020
 30 
Arvind Swamy
(Actor, TV presenter television presenter known for his work in Tamil cinema)
Arvind Swamy
1
Birthdate: June 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 31 
Yuvan Shankar Raja
6
Birthdate: August 31, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
 32 
Lisa Haydon
(Actress, Model)
Lisa Haydon
0
Birthdate: June 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 33 
Naga Chaitanya
25
Birthdate: November 23, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 34 
Ramya Krishnan
6
Birthdate: September 15, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
 35 
Vyjayanthimala
(Film actress, Politician)
Vyjayanthimala
2
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: August 13, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
 36 
Kasthuri
(Actress)
Kasthuri
1
Birthdate: May 1, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 37 
Keerthy Suresh
(Indian Actress Who Aappears Ppredominantly in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam Films)
Keerthy Suresh
22
Birthdate: October 17, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 38 
Silambarasan
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter)
Silambarasan
6
Birthdate: February 3, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 39 
Rochelle Rao
(Model, Actress and was crowned Miss India International in 2012)
Rochelle Rao
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 25, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 40 
K. S. Ravikumar
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter)
K. S. Ravikumar
1
Birthdate: May 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
 41 
Dipika Pallikal Karthik
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 21, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 42 
Karthik
(singer)
Karthik
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 7, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 43 
Sriram Raghavan
(Film director, Screenwriter)
Sriram Raghavan
1
Birthdate: June 22, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
 44 
Krishnamachari Srikkanth
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 21, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 45 
Mysskin
(Film Director)
Mysskin
4
Birthdate: September 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Vishal Krishna
12
Birthdate: August 29, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 47 
Syed Kirmani
(Cricketer)
Syed Kirmani
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 29, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 48 
Aravind Adiga
(Indian Writer and Journalist Best Known for His Novel 'The White Tiger')
Aravind Adiga
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 23, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
 49 
Selvaraghavan
(film director, screenwriter)
Selvaraghavan
1
Birthdate: March 5, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
 50 
Lakshmi
(Actress)
Lakshmi
4
Birthdate: December 13, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius