Manoj Kumar Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Manoj Kumar

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BIRTHDAY 24 July, 1937
BIRTH PLACE Abbottabad , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
COUNTRY Pakistan
AGE (in 2017) 80 Years Old
HEIGHT in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 187.39 lbs
Last Updated on : November 14, 2017

Other Name: Harikrishna Giri Goswami, Bharat Kumar
More Professions : Film Director Screenwriter
Appearance: Bollywood

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

80 years, 3 months, 28 days old age Manoj Kumar will turn 81 on 24 July, 2018. Only 8 months, 2 days, 8 hours, 15 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Manoj Kumar has celebrated the total number of 80 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Manoj Kumar was born on 24-07-1937 in Abbottabad in the state of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Director & Screenwriter who well known for his work in Bollywood / Hindi cinema.


Manoj Kumar, a very remembered director and actor in Bollywood. He usually direct and acted movies which are based on Patriotic themes. He is also called “Bharat Kumar” as the name given by the people in the industry. He completed his schooling at Hindu College ( University of Delhi ). He was born in Khyber Pakhunkhwa, Pakistan and had to migrate Vijay Nagar, Delhi due to partition. Later he moved to Old Rajendra Nagar in New Delhi. His original name was Harikishan Giri Goswami. After completing his whole education he decided to join the film industry.
After getting inspiration from Dilip Kumar’s Shabnam he changed his name to Manoj Kumar. He gave uncounted hits of his career in his lifetime. He debuted with his movie FASHION in 1957. After that, he always played the lead role in the Bollywood. He was cast in Kaanch Ki Gudiya opposite Saida Khan. His hit film list followed Woh Kaun Thi with Sadhana in 1964. He created an awesome partnership of actor-director with Raj Khosla. He was later given the title of the most patriotic hero after his movies which were all about country love.  In 1965 his first patriotic movie came named “Shaheed” and after that, he mainly did only patriotic films. His most memorable movies are Woh Kaun Thi, Shaheed, Gumnaam, Do BadanPattharar Ke Sanam, Purab Aur Paschim, Roti Kapda Aur Makaan and Shirdi Wale Sai Baba.
After his Bollywood career, he joined politics like other actors and joined ranks of Shiv Sena.

Awards Receipt

Padma Shri Civilian Award 1992 Arts
Dadasaheb Phalke Award Indian Cinema Award 2016 Hindi Film Industry

He received many big awards for his career achievements like Padma Shree, Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Kishore Kumar Award, National Raj Kapoor Award. He has won many Filmfare Best actor, director, dialogue awards in his lifetime. He also received Lifetime Achievement Award.

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