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Yusuf Hamied Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 1, 2021

Short Biography

Yusuf Hamied was born on 25-07-1936 in Vilnius, Lithuania. He is a Polish-born Indian Scientist, Chemist, Businessperson, Philanthropist & Chairperson of Cipla, an Indian Multinational Pharmaceutical Company.

Other Name: Yusuf Khwaja Hamied, Dr, Y. K. Hamied, Dr. YK Hamied
Other Professions: Chemist Businessperson Philanthropist Chairperson

Yusuf Hamied Complete Bio & Career

Yusuf Hamied is an overseas Indian scientist, billionaire businessman from the United States and the chairperson of Cipla medicine company. He did his initial schooling from Cathedral and John Connon School and jumped to St. Xavier's College at Mumbai to get tertiary education. After that, he migrated to England for doing bachelor degree in Chemistry in 1954. Additionally, he did PhD at Christ's College, Cambridge.

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Honours & Awards

Padma Bhushan Civilian Award 2005 Medicine

Life's Important Dates Of Yusuf Hamied

Body Measurements

Chest Size 36
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Wilno Voivodeship, Poland
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Wilno Voivodeship, Poland
School Cathedral and John Connon School
College St. Xavier's College, Mumbai
Qualification PhD in Chemistry
Hobbies Reading, Exploring new inventions
Marital Status Married
Salary NA
Net Worth 3.3 Billion USD (approx..)
Official Website NA


Favorite Color White, Grey, Black
Favorite Brand Lacoste, Le Tigre, Von Dutch
Favorite Politician Bill Clinton
Favorite Actress Heather Graham
Favorite Actor Brad Pitt
Favorite Movie Science fiction movies
Favorite Singer Lady Gaga
Favorite Song Calm genre of music
Favorite Place Switzerland, France
Favorite Dress Casual clothes
Favorite Food Non-Veg

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Yusuf Hamied

  • Yusuf Hamied is an overseas Indian scientist and billionaire businessperson. He is also the chairperson of Cipla medicine company which was initiated by his father in 1935.
  • In 2005, he was hounded with the Padma Bhushan award by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam who is the eleventh president of India.
  • In 1928, Mr. Hamied was married to Farida Hamied who was
  • The net worth income of Yusuf Hamied is 3.3 billion USD (approx..).

Yusuf Hamied Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

86 years, 4months, 10 days old age Yusuf Hamied will turn 87 on 25 July, 2023. Only 7 months, 19 days, 12 hours,53 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Yusuf Hamied has celebrated the total number of 86 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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