Bollywood Actors Passed Awayby cciefahadkhan | created - 9 months ago | updated - 9 months ago | Public
1. Inder Kumar
Actor | Wanted
Inder Kumar was born on August 26, 1973 in India. He was an actor, known for Wanted (2009), Tirchhi Topiwale (1998) and Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge (2002). He was married to Pallavi Sarraf, Kamaljeet Kaur and Sonal Raju Kariya. He died on July 28, 2017 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Actor | Bandit Queen
Nirmal Pandey was born on August 10, 1962 in Nainital, Uttar Pradesh, India as Rajkumar Pandey. He is known for his work on Bandit Queen (1994), Auzaar (1997) and Asambhava (1984). He was married to Archana Sharma and Kausar Munir. He died on February 18, 2010 in Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Director | Hum Dono
Shafi Inamdar was born on October 23, 1945 in Pangari, Dapoli Taluka, Ratnagiri, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Hum Dono (1995), Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984) and Takkar (1995). He was married to Bhakti Barve. He died on March 13, 1996 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, ...
Actor | Fanaa
Jaspal Bhatti, the most popular social satirist in India, graduated from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh in North India, as an electrical engineer. He was famous for his street plays like his My Nonsense Club during his college days. Most of these plays were spoof ridiculing the corruption ...
Shri Vallabh Vyas was born as Vallabh Vyas. He was an actor, known for Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Sardar (1993) and Time Bomb (2005). He was married to Shobha V. Vyas. He died on January 7, 2018 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
13. Vinod Khanna
Actor | Dabangg
At the start of his career, he played supporting or villainous characters in films such as Purab Aur Paschim, Sachaa Jhutha, Aan Milo Sajna, and Mastana in 1970, and in Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Elaan and Aan Milo Sajna in 1971.He got his first break as the solo lead hero in the film Hum Tum Aur Woh (...
14. Om Puri
Actor | The Hundred-Foot Journey
Om Puri was an Indian actor who has appeared in both mainstream Indian films and art films. His credits also include appearances in British and American films. He has received an honorary OBE.
Puri was born in Ambala, Haryana. His father worked on the railways and served in the Indian Army. Puri ...
15. Sitaram Panchal
Actor | Slumdog Millionaire
Sitaram Panchal was born in 1963 in Haryana, India. He was an actor, known for Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster (2011) and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009). He was married to Uma Panchal. He died on August 10, 2017 in Mumbai, India.
16. Shashi Kapoor
Actor | Deewaar
Shashi Kapoor is one of the leading actors of Indian cinema having appeared in 160 movies - 12 in English and 148 in Hindi. He has appeared in 148 Hindi films - of them played the solo lead hero in 61 films, was lead hero in 53 released multi star cast Hindi films, 2 unreleased multi star film and ...
18. Rajesh Khanna
Actor | Anand
Rajesh Khanna, the first superstar of Indian and Hindi Cinema with 74 Golden Jubilee Hits - (which includes 48 Platinum Jubilee hits and 26 Golden Jubilee Hits) & in addition had 22 Silver Jubilee Hits and 9 average hits, was born on 29 December 1942 in Amritsar, Punjab, India.Rajesh entered Hindi ...
19. Shammi Kapoor
Actor | Vidhaata
Shamsher Raj "Shammi" Kapoor was the son of theater and film actor Prithviraj Kapoor and his wife Ramsarni "Rama" Mehra Kapoor. Shammi's acting career began in 1948, when he joined his father's theatrical company "Prithvi Theatres." Like his father and his brothers, Shammi eventually moved into the...
20. Amrish Puri
Believe it or not, Amrish Puri wanted to become a Bollywood movie hero but failed a screen test in 1954. And what a failure it was! Mr. Puri went on to become one of the most renowned and credible villains in the history of Indian cinema. His most memorable and often quoted role is the character of...
21. Sanjeev Kumar
Actor | Sholay
Harihar Jariwala a.k.a. Sanjeev Kumar was born in a Gujrati family in 1938. He portrayed many roles irrespective of the age or the type of chararcter. The actor ballooned in size in later years of his life due to the gastronomical pleasures he had inherited by sleeping in a kitchen while he was a ...
22. Yash Chopra
Producer | Veer-Zaara
Labeled the eternal romantic and with one of the best musical senses in the business, Yash Chopra is arguably India's most successful director of romantic films. Although he made action-oriented films like the ever-popular Deewaar (1975), it is in tackling love and its various aspects that he has ...
24. Farooq Shaikh
Actor | Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a television presenter. He was known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989. He returned to acting in films in 2008. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He's acted in serials and shows on television and...
26. Rajesh Vivek
Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay was an acclaimed Indian stage and film actor who had appeared in over 70 films acting in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi cinema since the late 1970s. He was perhaps best known for his roles in the multi-award-winning Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Swades (2004), and Jodhaa ...
28. Dev Anand
Actor | Kala Bazar
After having played the Lead Actor for more than five decades in over 110 motion pictures, Dev Anand continues to bestride Indian Cinema today. He has given a new dimension to that magical state known as Stardom. And for his exemplary work he was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2001 by the President ...
29. Vinod Mehra
Director | Gurudev
Vinod Mehra was born on February 13, 1945 in Amritsar, Punjab, British India. He is known for his work on Gurudev (1993), Jurm Aur Sazaa (1974) and Parde Ke Peechey (1971). He was married to Kiran, Meena Broca, Bindiya Goswami and Neeta Mehta. He died on October 30, 1990 in Bombay, Maharashtra, ...
30. A.K. Hangal
Actor | Sholay
His childhood was spent in Peshawar, where he had performed in theater for some major roles. However, his primary occupation for the early part of his life was that of a tailor. He was an active participant in the Indian freedom struggle. Following his father's retirement, the family moved from ...
31. Tom Alter
Actor | Veer-Zaara
Tom Alter, the son and grandson of American Presbyterian missionaries who first came to India in 1916, grew up in north India in the towns of Rajpur and Mussoorie, and studied at Woodstock School. It was while teaching at a school in Jagadhri, Haryana in the early 1970s that Alter picked honed his ...
Actor | Sadak
Sadashiv Amrapurkar is a popular actor who is well known for his performances in Marathi and Hindi films in the 1980s and 90s. He received the Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role in 1991 for Sadak - the first time the award was instituted. In addition to negative roles, he has ...
34. Saeed Jaffrey
Actor | The Man Who Would Be King
Saeed Jaffrey was born in Maler Kotla, Punjab, India. He was born on the 8th of January 1929. He attended University of Allahabad where he completed his post-graduate degree in history. He also attended the Staff Training Institute of All India Radio. He started his career in drama, as the founder ...
35. Jagjit Singh
Soundtrack | Veer-Zaara
Jagjit Singh was born on February 8, 1941 in Sri Ganganagar, Rajputana, British India. He is known for his work on Veer-Zaara (2004), Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai (2003) and Khal Nayak (1993). He was married to Chitra Singh. He died on October 10, 2011 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
36. Feroz Khan
Actor | Janasheen
Firoz was born in Bangalore on September 25, 1939 to a Pathan father, Sadiq, and an Iranian mother, Fatima. He has three brothers, Abbas alias Sanjay, Akbar, and Sameer. Both Sanjay and Akbar are actors within their own rights, while Sameer is a film-maker and assists in their Golden Palms Spa ...
37. Ashok Kumar
Actor | Mahal
Ashok Kumar was one of India's most famous actors from before to after its independence from the UK. As a young assistant to Bengali film-maker Himanshu Rai, he got his start in acting by accident when he volunteered to substitute for the lead actor, Jeevan Naya (1936), who fell ill before ...
Actor | Don
Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction ...
41. Sunil Dutt
Actor | Mujhe Jeene Do
Actor, social activist and politician. Sunil Dutt wore many hats and excelled in a plethora of roles that came his way - both on and off screen.
Born on June 6th, 1929, Sunil Dutt grew up as Balraj Dutt in a family that had survived the Partition of India. A student of Mumbai's Jai Hind college, he ...