Introduction – Today is the first death anniversary of a great or popular actor, Sidharth Shukla was dead due to a heart attack at an age of 40 in the morning on September 2, 2021. It’s very tragic, unbelievable, shocking, and very sad news for me. Sidharth Shukla was known for their memorable role in Balika Vadhu, Dil Se Dil Tak, and Broken But Beautiful 3. He was also the winner of several reality shows such as Big Boss 13, and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.
Sidharth also hosted India’s Got Talent and Savdhaan India in this career. His main achievement is to win the World’s Best Model title out of 40 participants from Latin America, Europe, and Asia in December 2005.
There are several important facts about Sidharth Shukla are given below –
- Ashok Shukla is the father of Sidharth Shukla who worked in the Reserve Bank of India and his mother Rita Shukla is a homemaker with two elder sisters.
- Sidharth studied at St. Xavier’s High School, Fort Mumbai, and earned a bachelor’s degree in interior design from Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design that was situated in Mumbai.
- Siddharth lost his father due to a lung disorder during modelling days.
- Sidharth was also active in sports and was also a part of the U-19 football team that played against the popular Italian club AC Milan when they visited Mumbai as a part of Festa Italiana.
- He worked in an Interior designing firm for some years after completing his graduation and want to become an interior designer.
- Sidharth Shukla became the first Indian and first Asian to win the beauty contest and defeated 40 other competitors that are from Europe, Latin America, and Asia at the World’s Best Model Contest which was held in Turkey in the year 2005.
- He debuted as an actor and played a lead role in the popular serial ‘’Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na’’ with Aastha Choudhary which was telecasted on Sony TV in the year 2008.
- He has also worked in an episode of the popular thriller serial CID which was telecasted on Sony TV.
- Sidharth Shukla played a memorable role as District Collector in the most popular serial Balika Vadhu with Toral Rasputra and Pratyusha Banerjee which was telecasted on Colors TV in the year 2012.
- He also received the award of Great Performer of the Year (Male) in the Indian Television (ITA) Awards which is a great achievement.
- Sidharth Shukla debuted in Bollywood and appeared as a supporting role in the romantic comedy movie ‘’Humpty Sharma Ki Dukaan’’ in the year 2014.
- He hosted ‘’Savdhaan India’’ and presented stories of common people who fought against crime and also hosted ‘’India’s Got Talent 6’’ with popular comedian Bharti Singh in the year 2015.
- Siddharth participated in the popular reality show ‘’Big Boss 13’’, in the year 2019, and was declared the winner in February 2020.
- He also participated and won the stunt reality show ‘’Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7’’, in the year 2016.
- Sidharth voted as the most favorite participant in a popular reality show Big Boss 13 in polls that are conducted by the Hindustan Times and Times of India.
RIP Sidharth Shukla