Anil Ambani birthday: Lesser-known facts about the businessman

Reportedly, Anil's idol is former U.S. President, George W. Bush.

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Friday, June 03, 2022, 01:21 PM IST
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Anil Ambani | File Photo

One of the most well-known business tycoons of India, Anil Ambani celebrates his 63rd birthday today.

Here are some interesting facts about the businessman:

  • Anil, once the sixth richest person in the world, declared bankruptcy before a UK court in February 2020 stating his net worth is zero, although the veracity of that claim is in question.

  • Anil is extremely health conscious and goes for a jog regularly. He doesn't smoke or drink and takes part in various marathons happening in Mumbai.

  • Anil Ambani married actress Tina Ambani in 1991. They have two sons Anmol and Anshul Ambani

  • Reportedly, Anil's idol is former U.S. President, George W. Bush.

  • In 2008, under Anil's leadership, Reliance Power IPO made the fastest subscription in the history of the Indian Capital Market.

  • It was subscribed to in less than 60 seconds after its offer announcement.

  • Anil served as a member of parliament in the Rajya Sabha, as an independent candidate from Uttar Pradesh in 2004-2006.

  • Anil is reportedly very punctual and follows a 12-hour work day.

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