Top 10 Famous Personalities Of Chennai Who Made Chennai Proud


“They are Chennai born, Of course Chennai made” If the world knows something about chennai then the same world must be knowing about these famous personalities who are from chennai. We have number of people who are known to be the famous personalities, yet we shortlist you some of the 10 famous personalities who made every chennai to utter with guts ‘Yes Man.! He is From Our Chennai.’

10. Ravichandran Ashwin

A Young cricketer who made every chennailite to say ‘Namma Payan da Evan‘ . Joined Indian Team in Cricket and has been performing well as a bowler. At the time when Indian team doesn’t had Anil Kumble and Harbajan Singh. Our boy entered. Today have become one of the famous personalities of chennai.

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9. Indra Nooyi

One of the Top Indian CEOs In The World Heading Top Global Companies. A Chennai born women studied in MCC, is now a CEO of PepsiCo.

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8. Manirathnam

Everybody is fond of Manirathnam romance in his movies. In our Top 10 Tamil romantic movies list you could see Manirathnam’s film rocking the list. His recent OK Kanmani rolled the world well with romance. Manirathnam is one of the famous personalities in chennai whose movies romance yesteryear generation as well as today’s generation.

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7.  IlayaRaja

Nothing more to explain about this Maestro who is well known as the “King of Kings” in music.


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6. Kamal Hassan

Kamal Hassan a well known Indian Actor as well as one of the most important famous personalities of chennai known as ‘UlagaNayagan’ – a Universal Hero. This actor always speak in literal tamil in any press meet or grand function thus making every tamilan to feel proud. Dwelling in Neelankarai, Chennai.

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 5. Vishwanath Anand

When you see chess board, the first king who comes in mind is, this chennai living famous personality Vishwanath Anand.

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4. Director Shankar

Every Anniyan wants an Indian for their Country. Even a Endhiran wants Nanban as a Kadhalan. Yup Its director Shankar living in chennai as one of the famous personalities who shows the most beautiful places around the world in his movies.

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3. Sundar Pichai

Recent CEO of Google. One of the Top Indian CEOs In The World Heading Top Global Companies is from Chennai dude.

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2. AR Rahman

One of the Genuine and famous personalities who made chennai as well as the entire nation proud by the words ‘ Ella pugazhum iraivanukke ‘ at the time of receiving Oscars.

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1. RajiniKanth

The Real Human, One and Only Superstar, is the Google’s most searched person in India. Top among the famous personalities of chennai because if a person visits chennai for the first time, atleast for fun he will tell ‘ Come on dude lets see Thalaivar and come ‘. Born in Karnataka but made chennai proud by being here.

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