Dilip Kumar Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Dilip Kumar

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BIRTHDAY 11 December, 1922
BIRTH PLACE Peshawar , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
COUNTRY Pakistan
AGE (in 2017) 94 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Sagittarius
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
Last Updated on : October 11, 2017

Other Name: Muhammad Yusuf Khan
Appearance: Bollywood

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

94 years, 11 months, 11 days old age Dilip Kumar will turn 95 on 11 December, 2017. Only 18 days, 21 hours, 30 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Dilip Kumar has celebrated the total number of 94 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

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.

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.

Awards Receipt

Padma Bhushan Civilian Award 1991 Arts
Dadasaheb Phalke Award Indian Cinema Award 1994 Hindi Film Industry
Padma Vibhushan Civilian Award 2015 Arts

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