Govinda is an Indian film actor, comedian and former politician, known for his work in Hindi films. He was born in Thane, India in December 1963 as Govind Arun Ahuja.
Govinda is a Filmfare award-winning Indian actor and politician. He has appeared in over 120 Hindi language films. At the start of his career, his acting and dancing skills gained him widespread attention among film viewers. He later gained worldwide fame as a Bollywood icon through comedy films such as Shola Aur Shabnam, Aankhen, Coolie No. 1, Haseena Maan Jaayegi and Partner.
Govinda was a member of the Indian National Congress Party He was elected as the 7th Member of Parliament for the Mumbai North Constituency of Maharashtra, India in the 14th Lok Sabha elections after defeating Ram Naik of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
In 2009 General Elections he opted out of politics to concentrate more in film.However he continues to have political favor from Congress Party.His constituency was succeeded by Sanjay Nirupam(also from Congress Party)
In June 1999, Govinda was voted as the 10th greatest star of stage or screen of the last thousand years by BBC News Online users.
Govinda Height and Weight
Govinda Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Govinda Height: 5′ 8″ (1.73 m)
Govinda Shoe Size/Feet Size: 7 (US)
Govinda Star Sign: Sagittarius
Govinda Net Worth: $25 Million
Govinda Hair Color: Black
Govinda Eye Color: Black
Date Of Birth: 21 December 1963
Birth Place: Thane, India
Birth Name: Govind Arun Ahuja
Nicknames: Chi Chi, Virar Ka Chokra
Spouse: Sunita Ahuja (m. 1987-)
Parents: Nirmala Devi, Arun
Children: Tina Ahuja, Yashvardan Ahuja
Brother(s): Kirti Kumar
Favourite Dish/ Recipes: Laungi mirchi
Favourite Drink: Cow’s Milk
Favourite TV Show: Hum Paanch
Favourite Book: Hanuman Chalisa
Favourite Car: Mercedes Benz, Esteem, Zen
Debut Film: Mit Jayenge Mitane Wale
Famous Movies: Partner, Bhagam Bhag, Ek Haseena Ek Deewana, Raja Bhaiya, Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, Chalo Ishq Ladaaye, Ankhiyon Se Goli Maare, Pyaar Diwana Hota Hai, Albela, Jodi No.1, Beti No.1, Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain, Shikari, Joru Ka Ghulam, Hadh Kar Di Aapne, Kunwara, Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain, Haseena Maan Jaayegi, Rajaji, Anari No. 1, Pardesi Babu, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, Dulhe Raja, Aunty No. 1, Deewana Mastana, Gambler, Hero No. 1, Banarsi Babu, Naseeb, Coolie No. 1, Dulaara, Raja Babu, Ekka Raja Rani, Aadmi Khilona Hai, Aankhen, Hum, Izzatdaar, Jung Baaz, Do Qaidi, Gharana, Sindoor, Ilzaam