Taarak Mehta (Writer) Age, Biography, Wife, Books & More
Bio Real NameTaarak Mehta NicknameNot Known ProfessionColumnist, Humorist, Writer and Playwright Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm in meters- 1.68 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 6” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 60 kg in Pounds- 132 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of BirthYear 1930 Birth PlaceGujarat, India Date of Death1 March 2017 Death PlaceAhmedabad Death CauseChronic Illness Age (as on 1 March 2017)87 Years Zodiac sign/Sun signNot KNown NationalityIndian HometownGujarat, India SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Name Not Known Mother- Name Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known ReligionHinduism HobbiesReading, Writing Girls, Affairs and More Marital StatusMarried Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known WifeIla (Ex-wife, died 2006) Induben (2nd wife)
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He was born in a Nagar Community in Gujarat.
He moved to Ahmedabad in 2000.
He has a daughter from his first wife, Ishani, who lives in the United States.
He developed an interest in literature at a very early age and started writing columns at the age of 21.
He had been a well-known figure in the Gujarati Theater and had translated several comedies in the Gujarati language.
In March 1971, his humorous column first published in a weekly news magazine- Chitralekha.
He also wrote in a Gujarati newspaper- Divya Bhaskar.
He had published more than 80 books in his lifetime.
He is best known for his column- Duniya Ne Undha Chasma inspired popular sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.
In 2015, he was honored with the 4th highest Civilian Award of India- Padma Shri.