Vikram Seth: Wiki, Bio, Caste, Net Worth, Age, Wife & more (2023)

Vikram Seth biography

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Who is Vikram Seth?

Born in Kolkata, India, on June 20, 1952, Vikram Seth is an Indian poet, novelist, and travel writer best known for his verse novels. His mother, Leila Seth, a trained lawyer who later served as the first female judge of the Delhi High Court and the first woman to serve as Chief Justice of a state High Court in India, and his father, Prem Nath Seth, were executives at Bata Shoes.

Wikipedia Profile

Full NameVikram Seth
Known AsVikram
DOBJune 20, 1952
Age71(As of 2023)
Birth PlaceKolkata, West Bengal
ProfessionNovelist, Poet
Current LocationIndia
Vikram Seth Wikipedia


What is Vikram Seths Caste? He belongs from the Jain Community.


What is Vikram Seth‘s age? His current age is 71 years (As of 2023).

Educational Career

SchoolDoon School, Tonbridge School
Alma MaterStanford University
Highest QualificationPHD in Economics
Vikram Seth Educational Career

Professional Career

Vikram has authored eight poetry collections, among them The Humble Administrator’s Garden (1985) and All You Who Sleep Tonight (1990) deserves special mention The opera’s debut performance took place in June 1994. In ‘A Suitable Boy’, which explores the relationships between four Indian families, he turned to prose. A Suitable Boy was compared favourably to Leo Tolstoy, Marcel Proust, James Joyce, Honoré de Balzac, and Charles Dickens because of its compelling plot and length. A libretto based on the Greek myth of Arion and the Dolphin was also commissioned from him by the English National Opera. The opera’s debut performance took place in June 1994.

Seth is bisexual. Philippe Honoré, a violinist, and he were together in a relation for ten years. He won the Sahitya Akademi Award for “The Golden Gate” in 1988, the Padma Shri in 2007, the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman in 2005, and other awards.

Height & Weight

Height5 feet 7 inches (approx)
Weight76kg (approx)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Vikram Seth Physical Appearance

What is Vikram Seth’s height? He has a height of 5 feet 7 inches (approx) and a weight of 76kg (approx).

Net Worth

What is Vikram Seth’s Net Worth? His net worth is 61m USD.

Family, Marital Status, Wife

Marital StatusWill Update
WifeWill Update
Father / Mother Prem Nath Seth/Leila Seth
Vikram Seth Family

Social Media

The social media links to his accounts in Twitter, Facebook, YouTube & Instagram are given below:

Likes & Dislikes

Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favourite ActressHema Malini
Favourite FoodShahi Paneer
Favourite Place Michigan
Favourite ColorPink
Vikram Seth Likes & Dislikes


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