Dharmendra is a famous Indian film actor, producer, and politician. In 1997, he received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his contribution to Hindi films. The actor was born in Phagwara, Punjab to an Indian father Kewal Kishen Singh Deol, and a Sikh mother Satwant Kaur. His film career peaked at the height of his popularity and he was regarded as the most handsome actor in India. His popularity has made him one of the biggest stars in Bollywood. Here we talk about Dharmendra age, height, weight, family, career, net worth, facts, children, and more.

Dharmendra Bio Data:

NameDharmendra Singh Deol
Date of Birth8 December 1935
Age87 years old
BirthplaceSahnewal, Punjab, British India
Zodiac SignSagittarius
HometownSahnewal, Punjab, British India

Dharmendra Education:

Qualification12th Standard
SchoolGOVT Senior Secondary School, Ludhiana Punjab
CollegeIntermediate RG College, Phagwara, Punjab

Dharmendra Physical Statistics & More:

Weight (in Pound)171 lbs
Weight (in KG)78 kg
Height (in Meter)1.78 m
Height (in Feet)5 feet 10 inches
Chest Size40 inches
Bicep Size13 inches
Waist Size34 inches
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack

Dharmendra Family & Personal Life:

Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date1954 with Prakash Kaur
2 May 1980 with Hema Malini
Wife1st: Prakash Kaur

2nd: Hema Malini
FatherKewal Kishan Singh Deol
MotherSatwant Kaur
BrotherAjit Deol
SonSunny Deol (Actor)

Bobby Deol (Actor)
Ajeeta (1st Wife)
Esha Deol
Ahana Deol (2nd Wife)
Ex-GirlfriendsMeena Kumari (Actress)
Saira Banu (Actress)

Dharmendra Career & Net worth:

ProfessionActor, Producer, and Former Politician
Debut MoviesDil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere (1960)
Salary30 Crore
Net Worth$60 Million

Dharmendra Favorite Things:

Favorite ActorDada Saheb Phalke, Suraiya
Favorite ActressHema Malini
Favorite FoodPunjabi Food
Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite HobbyWriting Shayari
Favorite DestinationUnknown

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Dharmendra?

  • Does Dharmendra smoke? No
  • Does Dharmendra drink alcohol? Yes
  • He passed his early life in the village of Sahnewal.
  • His father was the headmaster of the Govt. Senior Secondary School Ludhiana.
  • His first action movie “Phool Aur pather” has got the first Filmfare nomination for Best Actor.
  • His hometown is Dagon, which is near Pakhowal, Ludhiana.
  • His most notorious performance was in “Sholay”.
  • He received the Filmfare magazine’s new talent award in then in search of work, he moved to Mumbai from Punjab.
  • Dharmendra received a souvenir in reference to his performance in the movie “Anupama” at the 14th National Filmfare Awards.
  • He got a romantic role in movies such as “Aaye Milan Ki Bela, Aaya Sawan Jhoomke, Mere Humdum Mere Dost, Pyaar Hi Pyaar, and Jeevan Mrityu”.
  • He took part in numerous dual roles in several films like “Yakeen, Samadhi, Ghazab”.
  • He has performed with all of the Kapoor family except for Prithviraj and Kareena Kapoor.
  • In the third series of the famous reality show “India’s Got Talent” in 2011, he took the place of Sajid Khan as a male Judge.
  • In 1983 a production company titled Vijayta Film was made by Dharmendra.
  • “Betaab” its first film was released in 1983, which featured his son Sunny Deol as the lead actor.
  • He produced the action film “Ghayal” in 1990 this film earned 7 Filmfare Awards, including the Best Movie Award.


  1. Dharam sir jesa n tha n hai.. Na hoga. And unki hieght ab. 5 feet 10 inches h javani mei 6 feet 2 inches lgte honge vo

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