|Height:||175 cm (5' 9'')|
|Birth Day:||July 27, 1960|
|Height:||175 cm (5' 9'')|
|Weight:||in kg - N/A|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
He was appointed Chief of the Shiv Sena in 2004; two years later, a disagreement with his cousin Raj Thackeray resulted in the formation (by his cousin) of an opposing political party, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena.
Uddhav Thackeray was born on 27 July 1960 as the youngest of politician Bal Thackeray and his wife Meena Thackeray's three sons. He did his schooling in Balmohan Vidyamandir and graduated from Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art with photography as his main subject.
In 2002, Thackeray started his political career as campaign incharge of Shiv Sena in the Brihan Mumbai Municipal Corporation elections where the party performed well. In 2003, he was appointed as working president of Shiv Sena. Uddhav took over as chief editor of party mouthpiece Saamana (a daily Marathi-language newspaper published by Shiv Sena) in 2006 and resigned in 2019 before becoming chief minister of Maharashtra.
Thackeray has taken a keen interest in photography and has exhibited his collection of aerial shots of various forts of Maharashtra at the Jehangir Art Gallery in 2004. He has also published photo-books Maharashtra Desh (2010) and Pahava Vitthal (2011), capturing various aspects of Maharashtra and the warkaris during Pandharpur Wari respectively in the two books.
A split in Shiv Sena happened when his cousin Raj Thackeray left the party in 2006 to form his own party named Maharashtra Navnirman Sena. After the death of his fatherBal Thackeray in 2012, he led the party and got elected as Shiv Sena president in 2013, and under his leadership Shiv Sena joined the NDA government in Maharashtra in 2014.
While elder son Aditya is the president of the Yuva Sena, younger son Tejas is a conservationist and has not joined politics. On 16 July 2012, Uddhav Thackeray was admitted to Lilavati Hospital after he reported chest pain. He underwent an angioplasty and all the three blockages in his arteries were successfully removed.
Though Thackeray never took any constitutional post in his political career initially, however after a brief political crisis, on 28 November 2019 he took the oath as 19th Chief minister of Maharashtra after being elected as the president of the newly formed post-poll coalition Maha Vikas Aghadi.
Uddhav's marriage to Rashmi Thackeray resulted in two children. Uddhav's father,
Currently, Uddhav Thackeray is 61 years, 10 months and 30 days old. Uddhav Thackeray will celebrate 62nd birthday on a Wednesday 27th of July 2022. Below we countdown to Uddhav Thackeray upcoming birthday.
Won't celebrate birthday this year, says Uddhav Thackeray | India News - Times of India
India News: Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said on Thursday that he would not celebrate his 60th birthday next week. Nobody should come to his house
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray gets birthday greetings from Rahul Gandhi, eyebrows raised
Congress president Rahul Gandhi today wished Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on his 58th birthday, raising eyebrows in political circles.
HT Syndication: Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray Celebrate His 57th Birthday With Party Workers HTSI150129280152740
Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray Celebrate His 57th Birthday With Party Workers: find HTSI150129280152740 images, Photos at www.htsyndication.com
On Uddhav Thackeray's birthday, CM Fadnavis praises him as a 'true friend'
In its editorial mouthpiece Saamana, Devendra Fadnavis in his wishes said that his relationship with Uddhav has always been that of an elder brother.
Uddhav Thackeray Donates Health Van on His 55th Birthday
Uddhav Thackeray not to celebrate 53rd birthday
Mumbai, July 22: Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray will not celebrate his 53rd birthday here Saturday (July 27) in deference to his late father.'This
Raj greets Uddhav Thackeray on his 52nd birthday
Raj greets Uddhav Thackeray on his 52nd birthday - MNS functionary Sachin More delivered the flowers to the Thackeray family at ‘Matoshree’ in suburban Bandra. Uddhav’s wife Rashmi accepted the greetings.