He was conceived in Phagwara, Punjab to Jat (Sikh) father Kewal Kishen Singh Deol and Sikh mother Satwant Kaur. At the crest of his movie vocation he was viewed as the handsomest on-screen character in bollywood and a matinée idol.Currently he is an individual from the fourteenth Lok Sabha of India. He is viewed as one of the greatest Bollywood whiz. He speaks to the Bikaner supporters of Rajasthan and is an individual from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) political gathering. He was as of late honored the Lifetime accomplishment recompense for his commitment to Hindi film.
He rose to popularity as a punjabi on-screen character who showed up in more than 200 Hindi movies since the mid 1960s. He wedded Prakash Kaur and later on-screen character Hema Malini. He is the father of performing artists Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol he additionally has 2 hitched girls Vijeta and Ajeeta known as Dolly and Nonu who have been effectively avoided the bollywood business, from Prakash Kaur Deol.
He is additionally the father of performer Esha Deol and Ahana Deol from Hema Malini. His sibling Ajit Singh Deol is a previous executive and did a Cameo of a truck driver in the film pratigya. He is the uncle of on-screen character Abhay Deol, who is the child of his more youthful sibling Ajit Deol. His dad was Kewal Kishen Singh Deol, a school director in Punjab.
Dharmendra is the main performer to have featured with all the Kapoor individuals aside from Kareena Kapoor and Prithviraj Kapoor.
Dharmendra has featured in an extensive number of hit movies in Bollywood and is viewed as a living legend. The “HE-MAN” as he is frequently called as, has given blockbusters reliably from 1962 till 1995 as lead saint alone. He was initially perceived in a Filmfare spot-the-ability challenge and came to Mumbai to turn into an on-screen character. He was marked by Arjun Hingorani for the film Dil Bhi Tera, Hum Bhi Tere (1960)
Toward the begin of his profession he was generally given a role as a sentimental saint and later in the period 1974 onwards as activity legend. He featured with a few major driving women toward the start of his profession. With Nutan in Soorat aur Seerat-1962 and Bandini-1963, Mala Sinha in Anpadh-1962 and Pooja Ke Phool-1964, Saira Banu in Shaadi-1962 and Aayi Milan Ki Bela-1964 and a standout amongst the most compelling persons with whom he was related, Meena Kumari in Main Bhi Ladki Hoon-1964, Kaajal-1965, Poornima-1965 and Phool Aur Paththar-1966 and so forth.
Dharmendra despite the fact that acted with numerous courageous women his matching with taking after had bigger effect -Sharmila , Asha Parekh ,Zeenat Aman , Parveen Babi and Hema Malini.
His best matching was with Hema Malini with whom he has acted in upwards of 27 motion pictures of which 20 are more prevalent . The vast majority of these motion pictures were hits which thusly moved makers to cast them in sentimental movies in the 70s. Dharmendra and Hema acted in numerous blockbusters like Sholay, Charas, Aas Paas, Jugnu, Seeta Aur Geeta, The Burning Train, Tum Haseen Main Jawan, Naya Zamana, Sharafat, Raja Jani, Dost, Pratigya, Azaad, Maa, Dream Girl, Chacha Bathija, Dilaagi, Ali Baba Aur Chalis Chor, Samraat, Bhagavat, and the last being a failure, Razia Sultan. This in spite of the way that it was the period of Amitabh Bachchan who featured in real life motion pictures.
His first real hit film wasPhool Aur Paththar. Dharmendra featured in numerous comic drama movies, most notablyChupke Chupke, an artful culmination from Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Dillagi . Before Chupke Dharmendra had worked in Satyakam with Hrishikesh Mukherjee, which he created also . As activity motion pictures got to be more famous, he made on move legend parts all through the 1970s. Maybe the most noteworthy of these was his part in the 1975 blockbuster film Sholay, where he was collaborated with Amitabh Bachchan . All through the 1980s and 1990s he kept on appearring in numerous more movies assuming driving parts or supporting parts. Aside from Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar, no other performer in Hindi Cinema can claim to be just as great in drama and activity. He respects Pran , Dilip Kumar and Sanjeev Kumar as better performing artists and constantly petitioned God for accomplishment of films of Shashi Kapoor and Devanand and has huge admiration for Rajesh Khanna and Jitendra.He considers Amitabh as a more youthful sibling.
Dharmendra likewise has the refinement of being the on-screen character with the most number of hits in Bollywood. He has acted in more than 60 movies which have gone ahead to be brilliant celebration hits. Likewise, he additionally has acted with the chiefs who differed with diverse styles in their film-production. Underneath given is a rundown of noted chiefs under classifications with whom he has lived up to expectations.
Show: Bimal Roy, Mohan Kumar
Sentiment: Yash Chopra, Raghunath Jhalani
Activity: Raj Khosla, Ramesh Sippy, Arjun Hingorani, Anil Sharma, Rajkumar Santoshi(as Producer – Ghayal(1990), Barsaat(1995))
Satire: Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Basu Chatterji, Rajkumar Kohli
He likewise has the refinement of showing up in truly a couple of movies inverse driving women who featured inverse his child Sunny Deol. Outstanding amongst those are Sridevi (Naaka Bandi), Jaya Prada (Elaan-E-Jung), Dimple Kapadia (Shehzaade), Amrita Singh (Sachai Ki Taaqat), Kimi Katkar (Humlaa) and Poonam Dhillon (Sone Pe Suhaaga). No other father-child twosome would have worked with such a variety of driving women in the Indian film industry.
At the crest of his vocation, he was voted amongst the seven most nice looking men on the planet. He was likewise known for his working out, which issued him a physical make-up his counterparts could just long for. Indeed, after Phool Aur Paththar was pronounced a hit, he secured himself as the ‘He-Man’ of the Hindi film industry. He is considered as a motivation to the macho men of today Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar. In one of her late meetings, Priety Zinta has been cited as saying that he is her most loved performer. She has gone ahead to prescribe him to assume her dad’s part in Har Pall (2008).
He has additionally tried different things with film generation; he propelled both of his children in movies: Sunny Deol in Betaab (1983) and Bobby Deol in Barsaat (1995) and also his nephew Abhay Deol in Socha Na Tha (2005).
After a couple of years rest from acting subsequent to the mid 2000s furthermore seeing Amitabh Bachan’s sucess in the business, he is returning in movies as a character performer. His 2007 movies Metro and Apne were both effective in the cinema world. In the last, he shows up with both his children, Sunny and Bobby shockingly. His other late discharge was Johnny Gaddaar, where he assumed an abhorrent part.
He has additionally occasionally done movies in his local tongue of Punjabi, featuring in Do Sher (1974), Dukh Bhanjan Tera Naam (1974), Teri Meri Ik Jindri (1975), Putt Jattan De (1982) and Qurbani Jatt Di (1990).
Dharmendra wedded twice and has kept up both his wives. His first marriage was to Prakash Kaur at 19 years old in 1954 His second marriage was to the Bollywood on-screen character Hema Malini. They are said to have experienced passionate feelings for on the arrangements of Sholay (1975) in spite of the fact that they have made numerous movies together prior and then afterward Sholay. From his first marriage he has two girls who are settled in California and two children who are likewise effective performing artists: Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol. From his second wife Hema Malini whom he wedded on 2 May 1980, he has two girls: Esha Deol, who is a performing artist, and Ahana Deol. His nephew Abhay Deol is likewise an on-screen character.
Dharmendra has gone on record saying he didn’t accept the Mumbai film industry was a spot suitable for young ladies. He was unperturbed by his children Sunny and Bobby joining the business, he was vocal about his disappointment with respect to his girl Esha’s decision of calling.
He has as of late gotten to be dynamic in legislative issues. He was chosen as a Member of Parliament in the 2004 general decisions, from Bikaner in Rajasthan, on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. Amid his decision crusade, he made an unexpected comment that he ought to be chosen Dictator Perpetuus to instruct “essential decorum that majority rules system requires” for which he was seriously scrutinized
Dharmendra Date of Birth 8 December 1935
Dharmendra Age (as in 2014) 78 Years
Dharmendra Birth Place Sahnewal, Punjab, British India
Dharmendra Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign Sagittarius
Dharmendra Nationality Indian
Dharmendra Hometown Dangon Village, Punjab (Near Ludhiana). He is settled in Mumbai from many years
Dharmendra School Government Senior Secondary School, Lalton Kalan, Ludhiana
Dharmendra College NA
Dharmendra Debut Movie Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere (1960)
Dharmendra Father Kewal Kishan Singh Deol
Dharmendra Mother Satwant Kaur
Dharmendra Brother Ajit Deol
Dharmendra Sister NA
Dharmendra Religion Sikh
Dharmendra Hobbies Writing Shayari
Dharmendra Body size/Measurements
Dharmendra Height in cm 178 cm
Dharmendra Height in meters 1.78 m
Dharmendra Height in feet inches 5 feet 10 inches (5′ 10″)
Dharmendra Weight in Kgs 78 Kgs
Dharmendra Weight in Pounds 171 lbs
Dharmendra Measurements – Chest: 40
– Waist: 32 inches
– Biceps: NA
– Neck: NA
Dharmendra Eye Colour Black
Dharmendra Hair Colour Black