|BIRTHDAY||11 December, 1922|
|BIRTH PLACE||Peshawar , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa|
|AGE (in 2017)||95 Years Old|
|HEIGHT||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|WEIGHT||in Kilograms- 66 kg
in Pounds- 145.5 lbs
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Dilip Kumar has celebrated the total number of 95 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.
Muhammad Yusuf Khan became famous as Dilip Kumar, was born on 11th December 1992 in Peshawar, British India. He is an Ace Indian Actor, also referred as 'Tragedy King' and famous Director Satyajit Ray has demonstrated him as The Ultimate Method Actor.
Dilip Kumar made his debut with the film Jwar Bhata in 1944. The movie didn’t do well and he too went unnoticed. It was after three years of his debut when he starred opposite Noor Jehan in Jugnu, he delivered his first of many hits that were scheduled to follow after his powerful performance. He established himself as an Actor with his breakthrough role in film Andaz starring alongside Nargis and Raj Kapoor. He was at the pinnacle of his career in the 1950s and gave hits after hits with movies such as Babul, Tarana, Deedar, Daag, Devdas and Madhumati to name a few.
The year 1960 proved to be the best of Dilip Sahab which came with the film Mughal-e-Azam, where he portrayed the role of Prince Salim. The movie was the highest grosser film of Bollywood then. In 1961 he starred in own produced film Ganga Jamuna opposite Vyjanthimala with whom he already delivered many hits and this movie too was no less than a blockbuster hit. By the end of this decade, he delivered few more hits like Dil Diya Dil Liya, Aadmi, and Sangharsh.
He was arguably one of the most versatile actors that Bollywood has ever seen. For the noted tragic roles that he played in his illustrious career like Deedar, Jogan and Devdas, he got the title of "Tragic King". He in the course of his career became the first man to receive the first Best Filmfare Actor Award. In all, he won 8 Filmfare awards. In the latter part of his career, he mostly played father and grandfather role and was last seen in the Hindi film Qila which released in the year 1998.
|AWARD NAME||AWARD CATEGORY||RECEIPT YEAR||RECEIPT FIELD|
|Padma Bhushan||Civilian Award||1991||Arts|
|Dadasaheb Phalke Award||Indian Cinema Award||1994||Hindi Film Industry|
|Padma Vibhushan||Civilian Award||2015||Arts|
See given below celebrity profiles about Dilip Kumar's family, relatives;
He was born to Lala Ghulam Sarwar and Ayesha Begum. In all he had 11 siblings including actor Nasir Khan. After a lot of breakups, he finally married Actress Saira Banu in 1966. In 1980 he married for the second time to Asma but the marriage was short-lived. He got back to his first wife Saira Banu and went on a pilgrimage to Mecca in 2013 with her.
|Hair Colour||Sal & Pepper|
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Barnes School, Deolali, Nashik|
|Debut||Jwar Bhata (1944)|
|Best Movies||Devdas (1955), Kohinoor (1960), Naya Daur (1957), Mughal-e-Azam (1960) and Ram Aur Shyam (1967)|
|Best Friends||Raj Kapoor|
|Net Worth||$ 65 Million|
|Car Collections||Rolls-Royce Ghost, and Mercedes Benz S400,|
|Favorite Actress||Nalini Jaywant and Meena Kumari|
|Favorite Actor||Raj Kapoor|