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Yash Johar Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 16, 2017

Other Professions: Founder
Appearance: Bollywood

Yash Johar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Yash Johar was 74 years, 9 months & 20 days old age.

Short Biography

Yash Johar was born on 6th September 1929 in Amritsar, India. He was an Ace film producer. He established his own production house called Dharma Productions in 1976. His films were famous for showcasing splendid sets and eye-catching locations.

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Yash Johar Complete Bio & Career

Yash Johar started his career in Bollywood by working in Sunil Dutt's Production House, Ajanta Arts in the year 1952. Finally the time came when he decided to establish his own banner Dharma Productions and he launched it grand way in the year 1976.
The first movie enjoyed which was produced under the banner was Dostana directed by Raj Khosla in the year 1981 and it great success at the box office. The company was involved in producing few more films in the 1980s and early 1990s and most noted among them was Agneepath, Duplicate and Gumrah.
The production house earned unmatched success with their 1998 award-winning film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, apparently it was also the directorial debut of his son Karan Johar. The duo of father son then made a family drama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham under their banner which broke all box office records then to become the highest grosser film in not just India but overseas as well.
He married Hiroo Johar, who was sister of the renowned film makers BR Chopra and Yash Chopra. The couple have a son named Karan Johar.


Death Info


Yash Johar Ji died on 26-06-2004 in Mumbai due to a chest infection while he was already battling cancer.


26 June, 2004 Mumbai, Maharashtra India

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Amritsar , Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Amritsar , Punjab, India
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Travelling, Reading
Marital Status Married