Shankar Dixit

Shankar Dixit (Madhuri Dixit’s father) wiki, profession, age, wife, daughters, caste & more

Shankar Dixit
NameShankar Dixit (शंकर दीक्षित)
Famous forBeing Madhuri Dixit's father
Date of Birth1922
Date of DeathSeptember 13, 2013
Death ReasonProlonged illness
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EthnicitySouth Asian
CasteKokanastha Brahmin
Mother TongueMarathi
Physical Stats
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5ft 7in
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Family and Marriage Details
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseSnehlata Dixit
Son(s)Ajit Dixit
Daughter(s)Madhuri Dixit Nene
Bharati Dixit Adkar
Rupa Dixit Dandekar
madhuri dixit with mother snehlata dixit and sisters bharati dixit and rupa dixit
FatherNot Known
MotherNot Known
Other Relative(s)
Nephew(s)Satish Dixit
Grandson(s)Arin Nene
Ryan Nene
Shaunak Adkar
Eshan Dandekar
Granddaughter(s)Shebani Dandekar
Son-in-law(s)Dr. Shriram Nene
Sanjay Adkar
Manoj Dandekar
Education Details
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationB.Tech
Other Details
Food HabitVegetarian
Shankar Dixit was the father of actress Madhuri Dixit. He was an Engineer by profession and belonged to a Marathi Kokanastha Brahmin family. He had lost a lot of money after being scammed by some of his close relatives.
He was married to Snehlata Dixit and they have 3 daughters, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Bharati Dixit Adkar & Rupa Dixit Dandekar and a son, Ajit Dixit.
He passed way on September 13, 2013 due to prolonged illness. He was 91 years old.
Eldest daughter, Bharati Dixit is married to Sanjay Adkar and runs a consulting business with her husband in Saratoga, California, United States.
Second eldest daughter, Rupa Dixit is married to Manoj Dandekar. She is an architect with a master's degree in computer sciences and is based in the Washington DC area with her family.
Son, Ajit Dixit is the CEO of a software company, CloudIO Inc based in California, United States.