Megastar Chiranjeevi (Konidela Shiva Shankara Vara Prasad) was born on August 22, 1955.
Chiranjeevi did his schooling in Nidadavolu, Gurajala, Bapatla, Ponnuru, Mangalagiri and Mogalturu. After high school he studied in CSR.Sharma Junior College at Ongole.
He then graduated from YN College in Narasapur with a BCom degree. He was an NCC cadet. Chiranjeevi had participated in the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi as an NCC cadet in the early 70s. In 1977, after his graduation at YN College in Narsapuram, Chiranjeevi moved to Chennai to seek a career in acting.
His two younger brothers Nagendra Babu and Pawan Kalyan are also well settled actors in Tollywood.
Chiranjeevi married Surekha, the daughter of veteran actor and comedian Allu Ramalingaiah.
He has two daughters Sushmitha and Sreeja and a son Ram Charan Teja, he is also popular hero in Tollywood.
He announced his formal entry into politics in August 2008 by launching the Praja Rajyam Party at Tirupathi in presence of a big gathering from every corner of the state and participated in 2009 elections.
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