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Pankaj Udhas

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BIRTHDAY 17 May, 1951
BIRTH PLACE Jetpur , Rajkot , Gujarat
COUNTRY India
AGE (2019) 67 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Taurus
HEIGHT in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
WEIGHT in Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 158.73 lbs
Last Updated on : May 17, 2017

Appearance: Bollywood

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67 years, 8 months, 0 day old age. Pankaj Udhas will turn 68 on 17 May, 2019. Only 3 months, 29 days, 23 hours, 29 minutes has left for his next birthday.



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Biography   Edit

Pankaj Udhas was born on 17-05-1951 in Jetpur in the state of Gujarat, India. He is an Indian Singer who best known for his singing in Hindi films.

Career

Pankaj Udhas was introduced to ghazals and stage singing by his elder brother Manhar Udhas. He gave his maiden stage performance at the time of crisis during the Indian-Sino war. He sang the song "Aye MereWatanKeLogo". As a token of appreciation, somebody from the audience gave him Rs. 51. 
 
A few years later, he enrolled at the Sangeet Natya Academy, Rajkot and learned Tabla from there. After his training in Tabla was over, he began his training in classical singing under the watchful eyes of Master Navrang. After years of hard work, he finally got to sing in the film called "Kamna". 
 
Since his interest was in singing ghazals, he learned Urdu and spent a lot of time in the US and Canada and did various Ghazal concerts. His confidence was sky high when he returned. Upon his return, his debut Ghazal album called Aahat released in the year 1980. After which, he has released over 50 ghazal albums and all of them are well received. It is difficult though to pinpoint one but his album Mehak was arguably the biggest hit album of his career. This album’s songs Chupke Chupke Sakhiyo Se Wo, MekhaneSeSharabSe and YuMereKhatKa became a smash hit. 
 
His ghazals NaKajreKiDhar, Jiye to Jiye and Mahia Teri Kasam are worth mentioning. As a ghazal singer, he himself appeared in films such as Saajan, Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayi and Yeh Dillagi. 

Awards Receipt

AWARD NAME AWARD CATEGORY RECEIPT YEAR RECEIPT FIELD
Padma Shri Civilian Award 2006 Arts

For his immense contribution, he has received n number of awards. He was felicitated by the Padma Shri Award in 2006 by the government of India. 



Family Relatives and Relation

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Pankaj Udhas was born to Keshubhai Udhas & Jituben Udhas. He has two brothers Manhar Udhas and Nirmal Udhas. He is married to Farida and together the couple is blessed with two daughters named Reva and Nayaab.         

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 12
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Jetpur , Rajkot , Gujarat
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Jetpur , Rajkot , Gujarat
School Vidya Vihar School, Rajkot
College St. Xavier's College, Mumbai
Qualification Degree in Science
Hobbies Travelling, Listening Music, Playing golf and cricket and watching horse racing
Marital Status Married
Debut Singing Debut: Kamna (1972)
Album Debut: Aahat (1980)

Favourites

Favorite Color Black
Favorite Actress Madhuri Dixit , Priyanka Chopra
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan , Rishi Kapoor , Hrithik Roshan
Favorite Singer Begum Akhtar , Mehdi Hassan
Favorite Place Goa, Lahore
Favorite Food Tandoori chicken and Hyderabadi murgh biryani

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