List of Famous Personalities Born in Uttar Pradesh (UP)

List of Famous Personalities Born in Uttar Pradesh: Hello People, Here we will talk about Famous Personalities of Uttar Pradesh who earned a good reputation due to their work. As well as you can also check all kind information about them like their business details, occupation, residence, etc. 

There are many famous personalities are born in UP who are most popular personalities today. So, people who are interested to know about such personalities, they need to stuck on this article till the end. Top Names are Anushka Sharma, Suresh Raina, Amitabh Bachchan, Raju Srivastav, Mohammed Shami, Baba Sehgal, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Ram Nath Kovind, Rajnath Singh, Phoolan Devi and more are listed below.

List of Famous Personalities Born in Uttar Pradesh

Famous Personalities Born in Uttar Pradesh List 

Here we have given the list of most famous people who born in UP. Some of names are Mirza Ghalib, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Ismat Chughtai, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Rani Lakshmibai, Gautama Buddha, Amir Khusro,

Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma is a female Bollywood Actress, film producer, fashion designer who was born on 1 May 1988 at Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. She married with a famous cricketer Virat Kohli in 2017. She is also a rich Bollywood personality whose Net Worth was counted $35 Million. She completed her education from Bangalore University. She received many awards like Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress, Best Actress for Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008), Best Supporting Actress for Dil Dhadakne Do (2015) and more. She is one of the most beautiful and highest paid actress in India who work in many Bollywood movies like Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, Badmaash Company , Band Baaja Baaraat, NH10 and more. 

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan popularly known as television presenter, Actor, producer, singer who was born on 11 October 1942 in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh while currently living in Maharashtra. Amitabh Bachchan is a firebrand of Bollywood industry, honored with many awards as Padma Vibhushan 2015, Padma Bhushan 2001 and Padma Shri 1984. People also call him with many other names such as Angry Young Man, Shahenshah of Bollywood, Star of the Millennium and Big B. His first most successful movie was Zanjeer in 1970S. He is also one of the richest person who are from Uttar Pradesh, His net worth is more then 400 million US Dollar. 

Phoolan Devi 

Phoolan Devi better known as “Bandit Queen” who was a member of Parliament, assumed office in 1996. Phoolan Devi also known Phoolan Mallah who was born on 10 August 1963 in Ghura Ka Purwa, Uttar Pradesh, India. She was a member of Samajwadi Party. Sometimes she is also referred as criminal who shot twenty-two Rajput men. 

Rajnath Singh 

Rajnath Singh is a famous personality of India who currently serving as home minister, belonging from Bhartiya Janta Parti (BJP). He assumed office on 26 May 2014 preceded by Sushilkumar Shinde. He was born on 10 July 1951 in Bhabhaura, Uttar Pradesh, India and got married with Savitri Singh who has 3 children. 

Ram Nath Kovind 

Ram Nath Kovind is mainly known as 14th President of India who assumed office on 25 July 2017 preceded by Pranab Mukherjee. Ram Nath Kovind belonging from Bhartiya Janta Party, born on 16 August 2015 in the Kanpur Dehat district, Uttar Pradesh and completed her education from Kanpur University. He got married with Savita Kovind in 1974. 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui 

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an Indian Actor who earned good reputation in Bollywood industry. He completed his education from National School of Drama and Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya. Nawazuddin Siddiqui first debuted in Bollywood in Sarfarosh 1999 in that movie, he played a role as Terrorist. He was born on 19 May 1974 in a zamindari Muslim family of Numberdars in a small town Budhana in Muzaffarnagar,,Uttar Pradesh, India. He got married with Anjali Siddiqui, now they have 2 children. 

Raju Srivastav 

Raju Srivastavs ‘s real name is Satya Prakash Srivastava, was born on 25 December 1963, in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He is famous as stand up comedian in India. Raju Srivastav also acted in many bollywod films like “Maine Pyar Kiya”, “Bhavnaon ko Samjh”, “Bombay to Goa-2007”, “Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon-2003”, “Tezaab-1998” etc. Gajodhar is a famous imaginary character of Raju Srivastavs. He participated in number of Television shows like “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”, “Gangs of Haseepur” , “Comedy Circus” and many more.

Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina is an aggressive right-handed batsman who popularly known for his aggressive bating style. He was born on 27th November 1986 in Muradnagar, Uttar Pradesh in Jat family. He made his first ODI debut on 29th July 2005 against Sri Lanka and scored 50 runs in 45 balls. Suresh Raina plays main role in all formats of cricket.

Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami also known as a professional cricket player who is also a part of Indian National Cricket team. He was born on 3 September 1990 at Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India. He plays a main role as Right-arm fast-medium bowler for Indian Cricket team. He start his playing carrier from many domestic cricket team like Kolkata Knight Riders, Bengal and Delhi Daredevils.

Baba Sehgal

Harjeet Singh Sehgal popularly known as Baba Sehgal. He is world’s first Hindi rap megastar, He has rapped in Indipop, Bollywood, Tamil, Telugu. He is also a actor, work in Hindi and Punjabi movies. In 2006 he was participated in reality show Bigg Boss. Baba was born on 23rd November 1965 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He completed B.Tech from G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Nainital.

Ankit Tiwari

Ankit Tiwari is a famous Indian singer & Composer who was born on 6th March 1986 in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He won best background male singer award for Sun Raha Hai Na Tu song from Aashiqii-2 movie. He also received best music director award for this song. He also sung other famous songs like Galliyan, O Yara, Kuch To Hua Hai, Katra Katra, Bheegh Loon, Tu Hai Ki Nahi etc.

Aditya Srivastava

Aditya Srivastava popularly known as Actor, Voice-over artist and Producer who gained popularity through India’s longest-running television show C.I.D. in which he playing a Character as Abhijeet. He best known as Senior Inspector Abhijeet in C.I.D. and Badshah Khan in Black Friday. He also played a role in Gulaal, Black Friday, Kaalo and Dil Se Pooch Kidhar Jana Hai.

Abhijeet Bhattacharya

Abhijeet Bhattacharya also known as a Bollywood playback singer who was born on 30 October 1958 in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He also nominated for Filmfare Best Male Playback Award for “Ole Ole”, “Yeh Teri Aankhen Jhuki Jhuki” and “Suno Na Suno Na”. Abhijeet specialised in many types of Instruments like Vocals, Guitar and Drums.


Mayawati is former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh who also known as National President of the Bahujan Samaj Party. She is a famous personality belongs to Dalit Community. She completed her education from University of Delhi and Meerut University. Mayawati was born in a Jatav family, her father Prabhu Das was an employee at post Badalpur’s post office. She was born on 15 January 1956 in New Delhi, India while her currently residence in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

Ali Fazal 

Ali Fazal is an Indian actor who was born on 15 October 1986 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, He got fame from Fukrey (2013) & Fukrey Return. Apart from this, he also played roles in many movies like Bobby Jasoos (2014), Baat Ban Gayi (2013), and Sonali Cable (2014). As well as, he also played lead role in horror Khamoshiyan (2015). Ali started his carrier from 2008 with a small role in the English language film “The Other End of the Line”. He completed his education from La Martiniere College The Doon School & St. Xavier’s College. 

Pooja Batra

Pooja Batra is a famous actress of Uttar Pradesh who works in Bollywood film industry, born on 27 October 1974 Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. He work in many Bollywood movies like Virasat, Bhai, Sham Ghansham, Saazish, Haseena Man Jayegi, Bas Yaari Rakho, Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye and more. She also won the Femina Miss India International award in 1993. She is a Beauty pageant title holder.

Raj Babar

Raj Babbar popularly known as Bollywood actor who is also known as a Politician from Indian National Congress party. He was born on 23 June 1952 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, debuted in many Bollywood movies such as Itihas, Kissa Kursi Ka, Kalyug, Prem Geet, Body guard and many more. Raj Babbar assumed Rajya Sabha’s office on 14 March 2015.

Piyush Chawla

Piyush Chawla also known as Indian cricketer who represents Indian Cricket team and also plays a main role in all formats of cricket. Piyush Chawla started to play from National side in 2006 and also played for many domestic teams like Kings XI Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Sussex, Somerset and Kolkata Knight Riders. He was boorn on 24 December 1988 in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Bharat Bhushan

Bharat Bhushan also known as Yogi Bharat Bhushan honoured by Padma Shri for literature and education in 1991. Bharat Bhushan was born on 30 April 1952 in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India who best known for Yoga, Body Building and Social work. In 1971, he founded a Yoga centre named as “Mokshayatan International Yogashram” and started sharing his experience and expertise in yoga.

Intezar Ahmed Abidi

Intezar Ahmed Abidi popularly known as Indian politician from Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in Uttar Pradesh. He was also a member of the state government in Mayawati Reign. He is also known as richest person from Lucknow who is currently a zonal co-ordinator of lucknow and kanpur zone of Bahujan Samaj Party.

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