Sridevi Age, Death Cause, Husband, Family, Biography & More


Sridevis Lifestyle

Here in this article, you are going to know much more detail about the Sridevi which was never shown or revealed by others. Some Unknown Facts about Sridevi is written here in the article with complete Bio Data.


Full NameShree Amma Yanger Ayyapan

Physical Stats & More

HeightIn Centimeters – 168 cm                          In Meters – 1.68 m                                      In Feet Inches – 5’6″
WeightIn Kilograms – 56 Kgs                               In Pounds – 123 lbs
Body/ Figure Measurements34-28-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack


Personal Life

Date Of Birth13 August 1963
Age (at the time of death)54 Years
Death CauseDrowning in a Bathtub following loss of consciousness
Birth PlaceSivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac SignLeo
Home TownSivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolNot known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
DebutFilm: Thunavian (1967, Tamil as a child Actor ‘Muruga’)

Muruga Sridevi

Julie (1975, Bollywood as a child Actor)

Julie 1975

Sadma (1983, Bollywood)


TV: Malini Iyer (2004)

Malini iyer

FamilyFather: Ayyapan Yanger (Lawyer)

Sridevi parents

Mother: Rajeswari Yanger

Sridevi parents

Sister: Srilatha Yanger

Srilatha Yanger

Brother(s): 2 Step Brothers

AddressSea Springs, Bungalow No. 2
Green Acres, 7 Bungalows,
Andheri West, Lokhandwala Complex
HobbiesPainting and Dancing


CasteTamil Brahmin
HobbiesDoing Yoga, Painting, Dancing
Awards/Honours1977: Filmfare Special Award – South for 16 Vayathinile
1982: Filmfare Best Actress Award (Tamil) for Meendum Kokila
1990: Filmfare Best Actress Award for ChaalBaaz
1991: Filmfare Best Actress Award (Telugu) for Kshana Kshanam
1992: Filmfare Best Actress Award for Lamhe
2013: Filmfare Special Award for Nagina and Mr India
2013: Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award from the Government of India
Sridevi with Padma Shri


  • A popular magazine had once published her and Mithun Chakraborty’s False Marriage certificate.
  • Though she married Boney Kapoor on June 2nd but publicly announced it very late in January 1997

Favourite Things

Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite FoodRice with Rasam, Vanilla Ice Cream and Strawberries
Favourite FilmsChandni, Nagina, Mr. India
Favourite DestinationUSA
Favourite ColourWhite


Boyfriends, Affairs and More

Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsMithun Chakraborty (Actor)

Mithun and Sridevi

HusbandBoney Kapoor (Producer)

boney and Sridevi

Marriage Date2 June 1996
ChildrenDaughter(s): Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor(Step)

Jhanvi Kapoor
Jhanvi Kapoor
Anshula Kapoor
Anshula Kapoor
Khushi Kapoor
Khushi Kapoor

Son: Arjun Kapoor (Step Son)

Arjun Kapoor


Money Factor

Salary5 Crore per Film (INR)
Net worth35 Crores (INR)




Sridevi’s Secret Facts

  • She was given the title and considered as the first ever female superstar of Bollywood.
  • For 4 Decades she has been a part of Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films.
  • She made her comeback with the Movie “English Vinglish”
  • She began her acting journey in 1967 as a child artist in a Tamil movie “Thunavian” playing the role of Muruga.
  • She loves to dancing and also has been training, she is also considered as one of the finest dancers.
  • She won her first award as a child actor fro “poombatta” in 1971
  • She has done 16 movies with Jeetendra and out of which 11 were super hits.
  • Because of her dancing moves she was known as the “Miss thunder thighs” in the 80’s
  • She refused a role from Jurassic Park as it was not the lead role
  • When she started in Bollywood, she did not know Hindi and used dubbing for her dialogues.
  • In 2012, after a 15-years of hiatus, Sridevi made a comeback with English Vinglish. She received critical acclaims for her performance in the film, both in India and worldwide. The film also went on to become India’s official entry to the Academy Awards for that year. English Vinglish
  • On 24 February 2018, while attending her husband’s nephew Mohit Marwah‘s wedding function in Dubai, she bid adieu to this living planet. According to forensic reports, she died of “accidental drowning.” Earlier, her death cause was quoted to be a cardiac arrest.

  • On 28 February 2018, was cremated with full state honours in Mumbai. She was wrapped in the Tricolour and clad in a red Kanjeevaram sari as she started her final journey from Celebration Sports Club in Lokhandwala to the Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium and Hindu Cemetery. Her mortal remains were taken in a hearse, draped with white flowers, with her portrait in the front.

  • Anand L. Rai‘s film Zero (starring Shah Rukh Khan) would be her last film. She would appear in a cameo playing herself in the film.
  • Her fans consider her demise as a gigantic vacuum in the Bollywood. However, the versatility of Sridevi’s performances would always give her fans a reason to cherish her noble life.

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