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Milkha Singh Age, Facts, Biography, Wiki, Height, Weight, Affairs, Girlfriends, Net Worth & More

Milkha Singh Age, Facts, Biography, Wiki, Height, Weight, Wife, Net Worth, Death & More

Milkha Singh is an Indian Athlete, who born at Govindpura; Muzaffargarh city; Punjab Province; British India (now Muzaffargarh District; Pakistan) on 20 November 1929 (according to records in Pakistan)17 October 1935 and 20 November 1935 (other official records of various States),  And died on 18 June 2021.

Family – Nirmal Kaur (Wife), Jeev Milkha Singh (Son), Sonia Sanwalka (Daughter), Harjai Singh (Grandson), Malkhan Singh (Brother), Ishvar Singh (Sister)

  • October 10 Nirmal Saini’s Birthday (Wife)
  • December 15 Jeev Milkha Singh’s Birthday (Son)

Body Measurements

Skin ColourWheatish
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Personal Info

Home TownChandigarh
NationalityIndian
ReligionSikhism
AddressChandigarh, India
SchoolA Government School in his Village
CollegeN/A
Qualification5th STD
Marital StatusMarried
DebutMelbourne Olympic Games (1956)

Records and Awards –

  • First, Asian Games, 200m (1958)
  • First, Asian Games, 400m (1958)
  • First, Commonwealth Games, 440 yards (1958)
  • First, Asian Games, 400m (1962)
  • First, Asian Games, 4x400m Relay (1962)
  • Second, Calcutta National Games, 400m (1964)
  • Padma Shri (1959)
  • Times of India Sports Awards (2015)

Book – The Race of My Life: The Autobiography of Indian Athlete Milkha Singh, coauthored with daughter Sonia Sanwalka. The Bollywood Movie ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag‘ is based on it. (starrer with Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor)
Wikipedia – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milkha_Singh

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/milkha60

Interesting Facts & Secrets About Milkha Singh

  • He released his autobiography titled, ‘The Race of My Life’ in 2013.
  • He sold his biographical movie ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ rights for one rupee and had half of the movie’s profit given to Milkha Singh Charitable Trust.
  • He donated all of his medals to the nation, which are on display at Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
  • Milkha Singh also donated a pair of shoes that he had worn during his race at the 1960 Olympics for a charity.
  • He adopted a 7-year-old boy of a soldier who died during the Battle of Tiger Hill.
  • His wax statue is unveiled at Chandigarh which was created the sculptors of London’s Madame Tussauds in September 2017.

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