Kalamandalam Kesavan was born on May 18, 1936 in Palakkad, Kerala, India. He was an actor, known for Soudamini (2003), Valathottu Thirinjal Nalamathe Veedu (2003) and Saivar Thirumeni (2001). He died on April 25, 2009 in Kochi, Kerala, India.