Birthday: 30-11-1949
Date of death: 30-11-2013
Star sign: Sagittarius

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Raghuram was an Indian movie choreographer. He has worked in many movies and big budget film stars. He has worked with big banners and famous superstars like Mithun Chakraborty, Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth. He has worked even as an actor in some movies. He was born in the family blessed with talent and art. His grandfather K. Subramanian was a Tamil director. The effortless classical dancer Padma Subrahmanyam is his aunt. He was fond of dancing since childhood and began at a very young age. When he was five years old, he took training of Kathakali, from Gopinath. He learned Bharata Natyam from dancer K. J. Sarasa. 1960 he did a duet performance with J. Jayalalitha. After seeing his dance A. K. Chopra had asked him to assist for an M. G. Ramachandran movie. Raghuram had choreographed in many movies.

His work was not just served in Tamil movies but was also in Bollywood and Telugu and Malayalam movies. He worked with Kamal Haasan when he had just started his career in the movie ‘ Sagara Sangamam’ in 1983. He had even choreographed the super hit musical movie film ‘ Ek Duuje Ke Liye.’ In 1995, he had even directed a Bengali movie starring Mithun Chakraborty and Rajinikanth. Raghuram got married to Girija, who was also a choreographer. They both have two daughters. Suja and Gayathri are also a part of the film industry like their family. Suja is well- known television personality and has done Malayalam and Kannada movies. Gayathri is a choreographer and has also been a part of some movies. In 2012, an event was held to felicitate fifty years of Raghuram in the film industry. The event was named as Amma Appa Guru Deivam. He died on his 64th birthday due to a heart attack in Chennai.

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