Akhilesh Yadav Age, Family, Wife, Biography & More

Akhilesh Yadav is an Indian politician who has been the youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. Prior to this, he has also been an MP for three consecutive terms. Akhilesh, son of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, led his party in the 2012 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly election.

In 2000, he was elected as a member of the Lok Sabha for the Kannauj constituency, his biggest success in politics.

Akhilesh Yadav Bio/Wiki

Real Name/Full NameAkhilesh Yadav
Nick NameTipu
Profession Politician
Political PartySamajwadi Party
Physical Stat
Akhilesh Yadav Height In Centimetre- 170 cm
In Metre-  1.70 m
In Feet- 5’7”
Eye colourBrown
Hair colourBlack
Personal Life
Date Of Birth1 July 1973
Akhilesh Yadav Age (2022)49 Years
Birthplace Saifai, Etawah District, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign Cancer
Nationality Indian
Home town Etawah, Uttar Pradesh
School Dholpur Military School, Dholpur, Rajasthan
College/University University Of Mysore, Mysore, Karnataka, India
University Of Sydney, Australia
Family member
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendNot Known
Akhilesh Yadav WifeDimple Yadav 
Marriage Date- 24 November 1999
Akhilesh Yadav ChildrenSon- Arjun Yadav 
Daughter- Aditi Yadav, Tina Yadav
Parents Father- Mulayam Singh Yadav
Mother- Malti Devi
Step Mother- Sadhana Gupta
SiblingHalf Brother- Prateek Yadav 
Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav Family & Wife

Yadav was born on 1 July 1973 in Saifai, Etawah District, Uttar Pradesh. He was born to Malti Devi and Mulayam Singh Yadav, later Chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. Australia. He is married to Dimple Yadav, a former Member of Parliament.

Early Life and Education

He completed his early education in a local school in Saifai and then one in Etawah town. He was schooled at the Military School in Dholpur, Rajasthan, then obtained his Bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Environmental Engineering at JSS Science and Technology University. He also has a master’s degree in environmental engineering from the University of Sydney, 

Akhilesh Yadav Career

Yadav was elected to the 13th Lok Sabha from Kannauj in a by-election in 2000. 

From 2009–2012 Yadav was elected and served as a member of the 15th Lok Sabha for a second term. During this period he was a member of the following committees: Member of the Committee on Environment and Forests, Committee on Science and Technology, and the JPC on the 2G spectrum case.

On 10 March 2012 he was appointed as leader of the Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh. On 15 March 2012, at the age of 38, he became the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, the youngest to hold the office.

In the 2017 Assembly elections, the SP-Congress Alliance headed by Yadav was unable to form the government. He submitted his resignation to Governor Ram Naik on 11 March. In May 2019 he was elected as the Member of Parliament from Azamgarh Lok Sabha constituency.

Some Facts About Akhilesh Yadav

  • Akhilesh Yadav studied in Sainik School in Dholpur, Rajasthan, and did his Bachelor of Engineering and Masters of Engineering in Civil Environmental Engineering at the University of Mysore in Karnataka.
  • Akhilesh Yadav also holds a Master’s degree in environmental engineering from the University of Sydney in Australia.
  • Akhilesh and Dimple have three children – Aditi and twins, Arjun and Tina.
  • At the age of 38, he was the youngest chief minister Uttar Pradesh had seen. He first entered the Lok Sabha after winning from Kannauj in 2000. Later, Akhilesh Yadav won yet again from Kannauj and also from Firozabad in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.
  • When Akhilesh Yadav was studying in Etawah, he used to live with both his uncles and their families in a small rented house. The room, in which Akhilesh used to live, only had a bed, a sofa and a chair.
  • Akhilesh Yadav was very sporty and was always interested in playing games.

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