Late actor Sidharth Shukla was one of the most well-liked actors in Indian television history. When he was inside the ‘Bigg Boss 13‘ house, he found a way to make a special place in people’s hearts. He was crowned the winner of the contentious reality show. Netizens admired him for several reasons, one of which being his powerful remarks. Even when he was fighting, he was very aware of what he was saying. Sidharth had gained enormous popularity, affection, and respect for his roles in ‘Balika Vadhu’ and ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya’.

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He had a commanding presence and was a man of his words. His terrible death on September 2 from cardiac arrest, however, left an everlasting impact on the hearts of his followers. Let’s take a look back at his life today, on his 41st birthday:


Sidharth Shukla attended St. Xavier’s High School in Mumbai’s Fort neighbourhood. Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design awarded him a bachelor’s degree in interior design. He was an extremely athletic kid who played tennis and football for his school. 

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Just as Sidharth Shukla began his modelling career, he lost his father Ashok Shukla, a civil engineer who worked at the Reserve Bank of India. A lung illness killed his father. His mother, Rita Shukla, a stay-at-home mom, was always there for him, apart from  Preeti Shukla and Neetu Shukla – his older sisters.

Professional Life:

In the year 2008, Sidharth Shukla made his acting debut with the TV serial ‘Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na’. With the film ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania,’ he made his Bollywood debut. People began to admire him more after witnessing his performance within the ‘Bigg Boss 13’ house.

Personal Life:

During their sting in ‘Bigg Boss 13,’ Sidharth Shukla became close to Shehnaaz Gill. People adored their chemistry, and their admirers dubbed them #SidNaaz. They were seen together several times after they left the house. Shehnaaz was devastated after his death. She did not appear in front of the media for about a month.