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MGR History

MGR History
MGR's father Melakath Gopala Menon and his mother Mukhil Marathur Sathyabhamma

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Melakath Gopala Menon and Mukhil Marathur Satyabhamma had only three children.Eldest was daughter Kamakshi ,second child was M.G.chakrapani the youngest was our Makkal Thilagam M.G.Ramachandran and the daughter had passed away when she was very young . MGR was born in Nawalapitiya near Kandy in Sri Lanka. Their father was a magistrate and their mother was a house wife. After their father ‘s death ,they came to Kumbakonam and settled .Their mother worked in several places and wanted her children to go to school . But, she founded very difficult to send their children to school ,so near by their was a drama troupe and her mother joined them , in the drama troupe for some years .




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MGR's Elder Sister Kamakshi
Later , he started to get film offers and he soon became a popular actor. His popularity as an actor proved to be a blessing in disguise.M. G. R first married to Bhargavi in village.After Three Months of Marriage she died of illness. He later married Sathanandavathi who also died soon due to tuberculosis. His third wife was V.N.Janaki, a former actress. Without divorcing her husband Ganapati Bhat, She got married to MGR.He did not have any biological children.M.G.Chakrapani Married to Meenakshi Chakrapani and had Ten Children ,Seven Sons and three Daughters .Two Sons ,M.G.C.Balu Passed away 2yrs back on DEC 08 .2006 and M.G.C.Sukumar Passed away on Jan 1st 2009

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M.G.Chakrapani In his Childhood
In 1953, MGR joined the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. He became a member of the state Legislative Council in 1962. He was first elected to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly in 1967, and subsequently in the elections of 1971, 1977, 1980 and 1984. In 1972, he founded the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), which contested and won the subsequent elections. In 1977, he became the first film actor in India to become the Chief Minister of a state. He continued as the Chief Minister for the rest of his life In October 1984, MGR was diagnosed with kidney failure and was rushed to the U.S. for treatment,and his niece M.G.C.Leelavathy donated kidney to him. Tamil Nadu and over 100 people attempted self-immolation.
He died on December 24,198 7.

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Makkal Thilagam In his Childhood

Yannayadi School -Kumbakonam

Yannayadi School -Kumbakonam

List Of Dramas M.G.R Acted In His Childhood

Mahabharatham

Ramayanam

Rathnavalli

Dasavatharam

Nallathangal

Rajendren

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MGR in the drama "Manohara" (Madurai Original boys Company)

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Katharbakthi

Desiyakodi

Valli Thirumanam

Karppin Vetri

Rajambal

Mohanasundram

Desabakthi

List Of Dramas Acted In "MGR Nadaga Mandram


Inba Kanavu

Sumai Thangi

Idintha Kovil

Kalvanin Kathali

Advocate Amaran

Thirties


1936
Sathi Leelavathi /Manorama Films, Ellis R.Dungan

1936
Iru Sahothararkal / Parameswari Sound Pictures, Ellis R.Dungan

1938
Daksha Yagnam / Metropolitan Pictures, Raja Chandrasekhar

1938
Veera Jegadeesh / V.S.Talkies, TP.Kailasam-R.Prakash

1939
Maaya Machendra / Metropolitan Pictures, Raja Chandrasekha

1939
Prahalaatha / Salem Sankar Films, B.N.Rao

Forties



1941
Ashok kumar / Murugan Talkies Film Company, Raja Chandrasekhar

1941
Vethawathi or Seetha Jananam / Shyamala Pictures, T.R.Ragunath

1942
Thamil Ariyum Perumal / Uma Pictures, T.R.Ragunath

1943
Thaasi Penn or Jothi Malar/ Puvaneswari Pictures, Ellis R.Dungan

1943
Harischandra / Sri Rajarajeswari Film Company, Nagabushanam

1945
Meera / Chandraprabha Cinetone, Ellis R.Dungan

1945
Saalivaahanan / Bhaskar Pictures, B.N.Rao

1946
Sri Murugan / Jupiter, M.Somasundaram-V.S.Narayan

Fifties


1950
Manthiri Kumari / Modern Theatres, T.R.Sundaram- Ellis R.Dungan

1950
Maruthu Naatu Ilavarasi / G.Govindan and Co

1951
Marma Yogi /Jupiter, K.Ramnath

1951
Ektha Raaja /in Hindi/dubbed

1951
Sarvaadhikaari / Modern Theatres

1951
Sarvaadhikaari /in Telugu/dubbed


1952
Andamaan Kaithi / Radhakrishna Films, V.Krishnan

1952
En Thangai / Asoka Pictures, C.L.Narayanamurthy-M.K.R.Nambiar

1952
Kumaari / R.Padmanabhan-Rajeswari, R.Padmanabhan

1953
Jenoa / Chandra Pictures, F.Nagoor

1953
Jenoa / in Malayalam/dubbed

1953
Naam / Jupiter-Mekala, A.Kasilingam

1953
Panakkaari / Uma Pictures, K.S.Gopalakrishnan

1954
Koondu Kili/ R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1954
Malai Kallan / Pakshiraja, S.M.Sriramulu Naidu

1955
Gule- ba-Kaavali / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1956
Alibaabavum Naarpathu Thirudarkalum / Modern Theatres, T.R.Sundaram

1956
Madurai Veeran / Krishna Pictures, Yoganand

1956
Thaaiku Pin Thaaram / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1957
Chakravathi Thirumagal / Uma Pictures, P.Neelakandan

1957
Maha Devi / Sri Ganesh Movietone, Sundar Rao Nadkarni

1957
Puthumai Piththan / Sivakami Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1957
Raja Rajan / Neela Productions, T.V.Sundaram

1958
Nadodi Mannan / EM.GEE.YAR.Pictures ,MGR

1959
Thaai Magalukku Kattiya Thaali / Kalpana Kala Mandhir, R.R.Chandran

Sixties




1960
Baghdad Thirudan / Southern Movies, T.P.Sundaram

1960
Mannaathi Mannan / Natesh Art Pictures, M.Nadesan

1960
Raja Desingu / Krishna Pictures, T.R.Ragunath

1961
Arasilankumari / Jupiter, A.S.A.Sami

1961
Nallavan Vaalvaan / Arasu Pictures, P.Neelakandan

1961
Sabash Maapillai / Ragavan Productions, S.Ragavan

1961
Thaai Sollai Thattathey / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1961
Thirudathey / A.L.S., P.Neelakandan


1962
Kudumba Thalaivan / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1962
Maada Pura / P.V.N.Productions, S.A.Subburaman

1962
Paasam / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1962
Rani Samyukthaa / Saraswathy Pictures, Yoganand

1962
Thaayai Kaatha Thanayan / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1962
Vikramaadhithan / Bharat Productions, T.R.Ragunath-N.S.Ramdhas

1963
Anantha Jothi / Hariharan Films (P.S.V.), V.N.Reddy

1963
Tharmam Thalai Kaakum / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1963
Kalai Arasi / Sarodi Brothers, A.Kasilingam

1963
Kaanchi Thalaivan / Mekala Pictures, A.Kasilingam

1963
Koduthu Vaithaval / E.V.R.Pictures, P.Neelakandan

1963
Neethiku Pin Paasam / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1963
Pana Thottam / Saravana Films, K.Sankar

1963
Parisu / Gowri Pictures, Yoganand

1963
Periya Idathu Penn / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1964
Deiva Thaai / Sathya Movies, P.Madhavan

1964
En Kadamai / Natesh Art Pictures, M.Nadesan


1964
Padakotti / Saravana Films, T.Prakash Rao

1964
Panakkara Kudumbam / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna


1964
Thaayin Madiyil / Annai Films, Adurthi Subba Rao

1964
Tholilaali / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1964
Vettaikkaaran / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam video


1964
Aasai Mugam / Mohan Productions, P.Pulliah

1965
Aayirathil Oruvan / Padmini Pictures, B.RPanthulu Lyrics (Click Here)

1965
Enga Veetu Pillai /Vijaya Combines Productions,
Chanakya

1965
Kalankarai Vilakkam / Saravana Films, K.Sankar

1965
Kanni Thaai / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1965
Panam Padaithavan / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1965
Thazam Poo / Sri Bala Murugan Films, S.Ramadas

1966
Anbe Vaa / AVM, A.C.Tirulokachandar

1966
Naan Aanaiyittaal / Sathya Movies, Chanakya

1966
Mugarasi / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1966
Naadodi / Padmini Pictures, B.R.Panthulu

1966
Chandrothayam / Saravana Films, K.Sankar

1966
Parakkum Paavai / R.R.Pictures, T.R.Ramanna

1966
Petraal Thaan Pillaiyaa / Sri Muthukumaran Pictures, Krishnan-Panchu

1966
Thaali Baakiyam / Varalakshmy Pictures, K.B.Nagabhushanam

1966
Thani Piravi / Devar Films, N.S.Varma

1967
Arasa Kattalai / Satyaraja Pictures, M.G.ChakrapaniLyrics (click here)

1967
Kaavalkaaran / Sathya Movies, P.Neelakandan

1967
Thaaiku Thalaimagan / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1967
Vivasayi / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1967
Rahasiya Police 115 / Padmini Pictures, B.R.Panthulu

1968
Ther Thiruvizah / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1968
Kudiyiruntha Koyil / Saravana Screens, K.Sankar

1968
Kannan En Kaathalan / Sathya Movies, P.Neelakandan

1968
Oli Vilakku / Gemini, Sanakya (M.G.R's 100th Film)

1968
Kanavan / Valli Films, P.Neelakandan

1968
Puthiya Bhoomi / J.R.Movies, Chanakya

1968
Kaathal Vaahanam / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1969
Adimai Penn / EM.GEE.YAR.Pictures, K.Sankar Lyrics (click here )

1969
Nam Naadu / Vijaya International, Jambu

Seventies

1970
Maatukaara Velan / Jayanthi Films, P.Neelakandan

1970
En Annan / Venus Pictures, P.Neelakandan

1970
Thalaivan / Thomas Pictures, P.A.Thomas

1970
Thedi Vanda Maapillai / Padmini Pictures, B.R.Panthulu

1970
Engal Thangam / Mekala Pictures, Krishnan-Panchu

1971
Kumari Kottam / Kay Cey Films, P.Neelakandan

1971
Rikshawkaran / Sathya Movies, M.Krishnan Nayar

1971
Neerum Neruppum / New Mani J.Cine Productions, P.Neelakandan

1971
Oru Thaai Makkal / Nanjil Productions, P.Neelakandan

1972
Sange Muzhangu / Valli Films, P.Neelakandan

1972
Nalla Neram / Devar Films, M.A.Thirumugam

1972
Raman Thediya Seethai / Jeyanthi Films, P.Neelakandan

1972
Annamitta Kai / Ramachandra Productions, M.Krishnan

1972
Naan Yen Piranthaen/ Kamatchi Agencies, M.Krishnan

1972
Ithaya Veenai / Uthayam Productions, Krishnan-Panchu

1973
Ulagam Suttrum Vaaliban / EM.GEE.YAR.Pictures, MGR


1973
Pattikaatu Ponnaiah / Vasanth Pictures, B.S.Ranga

1974
Netru Inru Naalai/ Amalraj Films, P.Neelakandan

1974
Urimai Kural/ Chitrayuka, C.V.Sridhar

1974
Siriththu Vaazhavendum / Uthayam Productions, S.S.Balan

1974
Ninaithathai Mudippavan / Oriental Pictures, P.Neelakandan

1975
Naalai Namathe / Gajendra Films, K.S.Sedhumadavan


1975
Pallaandu Vaazhha / Uthayam Productions, K.Sankar

1975
Ithaya Kani / Sathya Movies, A.Jeganathan

1976
Neethikku Thalai Vanangu / Sri Umaiyambikai Productions, P.Neelakandan

1976
Uzhaikkum Karangal / Kay Cey Films, K.Sankar

1976
Oorukku Uzhaippavan / Venus Pictures, M.Krishnan

1977
Inru Pola Enrum Vaazhha / Subbu Productions, K.Sankar

1977
Navarathnam / C.N.V.Movies, A.P.Nagarajan

1977
Meenava Nanban / Muthu Enterprise, C.V.Sridhar

1978
Maduraiyai Meedda Sundara Paandiyan / Soleeswar Combines, M.G.R

Eighties & Nineties


1989


Directed by
A.L.N. Mohan


1990
Avasara Police 100
Produced by S.duraisami
Directed by .K.Bhagyaraj

1991
Nallathai Nadu Ketkum
Produced & Directed by Jeppiyar

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Awards

1978
The film 'Maduraiyai Meetta Sundarapandian' won the Tamilnadu Govt's best film award.

1972
National Award for the Best Actor for the film "Rickshakaran"

1969
'Adimai penn' - Tamilnadu Govt's best film and Filmfare award

1968
'Kudiyurindha kovil' - Tamil nadu Govt's best film

1967
'Kavalkaran'- Tamilnadu govt's best film

1956
Film fans association award for the film 'Ali baba and forty thieves'

1954
'Malai kallan' received Govt of India award

Silver jubilee(175 days) films in Tamil


Madurai veeran-- 1956

Nadoodi manan --1958

Engaveetu Pillai -- 1965

Anbe vaa -- 1966

Adimai Pen -- 1969

Rickshawkaran -- 1971

Ulagam suitum valiban -- 1973

Urimaikkural - 1974



Highest Record of thiru MGR :

EN Thangai -1952-- 352 days

Urmai Kural- 1974--234 days

Ulagam Sutrum-1973--217 days
Valiban
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