However, Raghuvaran’s untimely death on March 19, 2008 shocked everyone. He left this world at the age of 49. It has been exactly 15 years since Raghuvaran’s death. On the occasion of Raghuvaran’s death today, actress Rohini took to Twitter to remember her husband and made an emotional tweet. ‘March 19, 2008 started as an ordinary day. But, that day my son’s life changed completely along with mine. If Raghu was there, he would have been very happy to see the present stage of the film. Rohini said in her tweet that she enjoyed being an actor as well.
Raghuvaran started his film journey in 1982. Malayalam film industry gave him an opportunity first. Raghuvaran made his debut with the movie ‘Kakka’. In the same year, he entered the Tamil film industry with the movie ‘Elavatu Manithan’. After that he acted as a hero in some Tamil movies, as a villain in many movies and as a character artist.
In Tamil, Sivaji acted with three generations of actors like Ganesan, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Ajith and Vijay. Many of his films as villains became super hits. Especially the movie ‘Baasha’ with Rajinikanth brought recognition to Thalaiva.. it gave the same recognition to Raghuvaran.
Raghuvaran entered Tollywood with the movie ‘Pasivadi Pranam’ starring Chiranjeevi. After that, Chiranjeevi acted in the films ‘Rudranetra’ and ‘Lankeshwarudu’. However, Raghuvaran got good recognition in Telugu with the movie ‘Shiva’ which turned Nagarjuna’s career around. Raghuvaran was a very busy artist doing 5 to 12 films a year. He acted in 8 movies in 2008, the year of his death. One of them is ‘Atadista’ in which Nitin is the hero.
He died suddenly at the peak of his career. His death shocked the entire film world. Raghuvaran had already separated from his wife Rohini. Raghuvaran, who married Rohini in 1996, got divorced in 2004. Rishivaran is the only son of this couple. Rishivaran is now 23 years old.
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