The honorable former Chief Minister Ms. J. Jayalalitha’s demise has given an extreme heartbreak to the state of Tamil Nadu. The Stalwart leader Ms. J. Jayalalitha’s life was the greatest symbol of Women empowerment. Born in the Indian state of Karnataka, Ms. J. Jayalalitha was a successful Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu who had won 5 times in the state election. Popularly known ‘Puratchi Thalaivi’ of Tamil Nadu, Jayalalitha was a wonderful actress earlier and had turned as an educated politician in her later days.
Ms. J Jayalalitha’s life, thoughts, and words were the greatest source of inspiration to the young generation especially to the burgeoning women of India.
Little-known facts about the remarkable personality of Tamil Nadu
10. Jayalalitha acted in an English Movie
- Movie Name – Epistle
- Released on – 1961
- Directed by – Shankar V Giri, who is a grandson of Dr. V.V Giri, 4th President of India.
9. Her father died when she was 2 years old.
She was brought up hard by her mother and went through tough times before introduced to the film industry.
8. She was an Excellent Bharathanatyam Dancer
Jayalalitha with her Guru and her mother.
7. A Great lover Books
She used to carry few english books and spend her time in reading
6. Gold State Award in 10th Std
She was the first rank holder of the state at 10th Std.
5. She was brutally molested in the assembly during her early political days
4. Jayalalitha’s name is present in the Guinness book of Records
She spent lavishly for the wedding of her foster son Sudhakaran.
3. Her passion was to become a Lawyer
2. Jayalalitha acted movie ‘Deiva Magan’ was the first tamil movie nominated for Oscar
1. Ammu became Amma
She was called ‘Ammu’ by her friends and relatives.
Watch the Top 5 Jayalalithaa Movies at a glance – A Tribute by Obsessive Cinema Disorder.