Remembering The Highly Ambitious Sushant Singh Rajput

Remembering The Highly Ambitious Sushant Singh Rajput

 Remembering The Highly Ambitious Sushant Singh Rajput

Renowned TV star and Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide on June 14, 2020 at his apartment in Mumbai. The news of Sushant Singh death has certainly shocked everyone. Celebrities in the film industry as well as fans on social media paid tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput after his demise.

Tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput

Apart from acting in TV and Bollywood, Sushant was also a philanthropist, entrepreneur, and a keen admirer of astrophysics and cosmology. In this article, we will be remembering Sushant Singh Rajput by focusing on his life and career overview, his key achievements, and his list of 50 dreams.

Sushant’s early life and education

Sushant Singh Rajput was born on January 21, 1986 to Usha Singh and Krishna Kumar Singh in Purnia, Bihar. He did his early schooling from St. Karen’s High School in Patna. Sushant was very good at studies and cleared 11 engineering entrance examinations throughout his life.

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In 2003, he secured the seventh rank in the Delhi College of Engineering Entrance Exam and got admitted in B.E. Mechanical Engineering. He was also a National Olympiad Winner in Physics.

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During his college days in Delhi College of Engineering, Sushant actively participated in theater. He then dropped out of college to pursue his acting career.

Sushant’s career overview

During his college days, Sushant enrolled himself in dance classes of Shiamak Davar. As Sushant was inspired by some of his fellow students at dance classes, Sushant joined one of Barry John’s drama classes to learn acting. In 2008, Balaji Telefilms casting team also saw one of the stage plays of Sushant Singh Rajput for Ekjute. He was then invited for auditions. Sushant was also offered the role of Preet Juneja in Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. He also became a very popular face across every Indian household after his role. In 2009, Sushant starred in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta where he played the role of Manav Deshmukh.

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With the release of the highly acclaimed film ‘Kai Po Che’ in 2013, Sushant had made his film debut. He was one of the leads in the film alongside Amit Sadh and Rajkumar Rao. In that same year, Sushant was offered his second Bollywood movie ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’ alongside Parineeti Chopra and Vaani Kapoor.

In 2014, Sushant played a small but pivotal role in ‘PK’ starring Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma. Sushant played the role of “Sarfaraz” and got famous for the dialogue “Sarfaraz dhoka nahi dayga”. PK is one of the highest-grossing Indian films of all time. In 2015, Sushant starred in a lead role in a mystery thriller ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’.

In the year 2016, Sushant appeared in the biggest role of his career as he played the role in the biography film ‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’. It highlighted the life and key achievements of MS Dhoni. The film was one of the highest-grossing films of Bollywood that year and is one of the reasons for giving tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput.

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In 2017, Sushant co-starred with Kriti Sanon in ‘Raabta’. He starred in Kedarnath alongside Sara Ali Khan in 2018. In the year 2019, Sushant appeared in two highly acclaimed films, Sonchiriya andΒ Chhichhore.

Sushant Singh Rajput: Awards

1- In 2010, Sushant won Indian Television Academy Awards Most Popular Actor (Male); BIG Star Entertainment Awards Best Television Actor (Male); Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actor in a Lead Role for ‘Pavitra Rishta’.

2- In 2011, the actor won another award for ‘Pavitra Rishta’– Kalakar Awards Favourite Actor (Male).

3- In 2014, Sushant Singh Rajput won Screen Awards Best Male Debut for the film ‘Kia Po Che!’.

4- In 2017, Sushant won Screen Awards Best Actor (Critics) and Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Best Actor for his film ‘M.S Dhoni: The Untold Story’.

Achievements of Sushant Singh Rajput are vital and he must be given tribute for them.

Sushant’s list of 50 dreams

In September 2019, Sushant had put down a list of 50 dreams. He had also posted several pictures of the handwritten notes in a series of tweets that had gone viral. The bucket list of Sushant included “learning how to fly a plane, training for IronMan triathlon, playing a cricket match left-handed, learning Morse Code, helping children learn about space, playing tennis with a champion tennis ball and doing a four clap push up”.


The actor-dancer mentioned that his dream was to not only “chart trajectories of Moon, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn for a week” but also “drive in a blue-hole”. Thankfully, Sushant had achieved 17 out of those 50 dreams in his bucket list. These set of highly ambitious dreams will always allow fans on social media in remembering and giving tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput.

Sushant’s love for Astrophysics and cosmology

Sushant was so obsessed with the Universe mysteries that he owned a telescope called Meade 14β€³ LX600 for his stargazing pleasure. He would often bring that telescope along while traveling for either work or pleasure.


It is evident that Sushant was a highly ambitious individual. Not only was he a good actor but he was well versed with science, technology and the cosmos. Let us hope that we will all be remembering Sushant’s Singh Rajput even after his demise. Fans can pay tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput by promoting his work on social media. May his soul rest in eternal peace.




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