Dharam Singh Deol became one of the top Bollywood Superstars as Dharmendra. He completed 81 years of his age on 8th December 2019. The amazing and iconic characters played by him in movies like Sholay, Dream Girl, Yaadon Ki Baarat, etc. are memorable and we will never forget.
Today we are here to take you through some amazing and interesting facts about the veteran actor of the Bollywood industry.
Dharmendra won the Padma Bhushan award in the year 2012.
Dharmendra was better known with his multiple nicknames like the Acting King and He-Man of the Bollywood industry.
He became a part of the movie named Phool Aur Patthar in the year 1966, this movie was his first action movie and the movie also became the top grosser of the year.
Dharmendra’s debut movie was Arjun Hingorani’s ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’ in the year 1960.
Dharmendra earned the honor of being the Best Contribution to Indian Cinema in 2004.
Dharmendra married two ladies, before moving to Mumbai in search of work Dharmendra married Parkash Kaur at the mere age of 19 and after he moved to Mumbai he converted to Islam and married to the gorgeous Hema Malini, and his Islam religion so that he maintained his marriage with both the ladies.