Dharmendra is a Hindi film actor and his real name is Dharam Singh Deol, he was born on 8 December 1935, His starring roles in action films, One of his most notable roles was in Sholay (1975) and Action film earned him nicknames such as “Action King” and “He-Man”. In 1997, he received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Hindi cinema. Dharmendra’s Most Successfull film Sholay, Ayee Milan Ki Bela, Phool Aur Patthar, Naukar Biwi Ka and more films.
Personal Life : Dharmendra was born on 8 December, 1935 in Punjab, Jat Sikh family in Punjab state. His Father Kewal Kishan Singh Deol was a school headmaster in the village of Lalton Kalan Ludhiana and Mother Satwant Kaur, His ancestral village is Dangon which is located next to Pakhowal, Ludhiana. His early life in village Sahnewal and studied at Government Senior Secondary School at Lalton Kalan. He did his intermediate from Ramgarhia College, Phagwara in 1952. Dharmendra’s first marriage was to Prakash Kaur at the age of 19 in 1954. From his first marriage, he has two sons, Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol both successful actors, and two daughters,Vijeeta Deol and Ajeeta Deol. Dharmendra fell in love with Hema Malini during the filming of Sholay. She eventually married him in 1980. As the Hindu Marriage Act, has two daughters, Esha Deol and Ahana Deol. Esha is an actresses and Ahana is a dancer.
Career :- Dharmendra won the Filmfare new talent award and came to Mumbai from Punjab looking for work. He made his debut with Arjun Hingorani’s Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere (1960), After which he got supporting roles in the film Boy Friend (1961). His most successful pairing was with Hema Malini, who went on to become his future wife. The couple played together in a large number of films, including Raja Jani, Seeta Aur Geeta, Sharafat, Naya Zamana, Patthar Aur Payal, Tum Haseen Main Jawaan, Jugnu, Dost, Charas, Maa, Chacha Bhatija, Azaad, and Sholay. In 2011, he starred alongside his sons again in Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011), A sequel Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 (2013). His also acted with his daughter Esha in his wife Hema Malini’s directorial venture Tell Me O Khuda in 2011. In 1997, he received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Hindi cinema. He has also been a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India, representing Bikaner constituency in Rajasthan from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). In 2012, he was honoured India’s third highest civilian honour Padma Bhushan by the Government of India.
Age and Height:- 78 years and height 5 feet 10 inch
Born:- 8 December, 1935
Sun Sign:- Sagittarius
Spouse:- Prakash Kaur