Sanjeev Kumar – Family, Fame & Facts
Name: Sanjeev Kumar (Birth Name: Harihar Zariwala)
Birthday: 9th July 1938
Died: 6th November 1985
Claim to Fame: Khilona (1970) & Sanghash (1968)
First Movie Success: Khilona (1970)
Movies to Transform the Career: Sangharsh, Dastak, Khilona, Anubhav, Koshish, Seeta aur Geeta, Manchali, Aap Ki Kasam, Naya Din Nayi Raat, Mausam, Aandhi, Sholay, Zindagi, Pati Patni Aur Woh, Trishul, Angoor, Silsila, Namkeen & Hero.
Family Connections: None.
Ironic: Sanjeev Kumar was always choosing roles that were different and usual. He often played older male roles then he was (as seen in Aandhi and Mausam) – this is ironic because due to his poor health including his poor diet he himself did not live to 50.