Bhagat, Chetan

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Bhagat, Chetan Gender: M
born on 22 April 1974 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place New Delhi, India, 28n36, 77e12
Timezone IST h5e30 (is standard time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Seth
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 02°00' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 03°10 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 21°51'

File:Chetan Bhagat, India.jpg
Chetan Bhagat (2012)
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Indian author, columnist, screenwriter, television personality and motivational speaker, known for his English-language 'dramedy' novels about young urban middle-class Indians.

A noted public figure, Bhagat also writes columns about youth, career development and current affairs for The Times of India (in English) and Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi).

Bhagat's novels have sold over seven million copies. In 2008, The New York Times cited Bhagat as "the biggest selling English language novelist in India’s history".

Bhagat's screenwriting efforts have included the 'dramedies' Kai Po Che! (2013), 2 States (2014) and the action-superhero movie Kick (2015). He won the Filmfare Award for Best Screenplay for Kai Po Che! at the 59th Filmfare Awards in January 2014.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 1998 (Anusha Suryanarayanan)

Source Notes

From Ashish Seth by email: "Date of birth: 22 April 1974; Time of birth: Unknown (Evening); Place of birth: New Delhi; Souce notes: The birth details shared by him on phone to me in 2011, with a phase of birth in evening. Time of birth 18:00 pm is speculative."


  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker (Motivational speaker)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novelist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)