Today is late legendary Telugu actor Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao's birth anniversary. Here are some unknown facts about TDP founder NTR.

Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao was a legendary Telugu actor and also a director. He has 300 films to his credit

NTR shot to limelight because he portrayed Hindu dieties

Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao has appeared as Krishna in about 17 films (approx.)

NT Rama Rao is the founder of Telugu Desam Party

A farmer's son, NTR worked as a milk boy to help his family financially

NTR has also written screenplays for many of his movies