Dilip Kumar – Family, Fame & Facts
Name: Dilip Kumar (Born Yusuf Khan or Muhammad Yusuf Khan)
Date of Birth: 11th December 1922
Spouse: 1st Wife Saira Banu (divorced), 2nd Wife Asmaa (divorced)
Sibling(s): Has 11 brothers and sisters. One is actor Nasir Khan. Others are Ehsan Khan, Aslam Khan and sister Farida.
Claim to Fame: Jugnu (1947)
First Movie Success: Jugnu (1947)
Movies to Transform the Career: Andaz, Deedar, Amar, Devdas, Madhumati, Aan, Azaad, Naya Daur, Mughal-E-Azam, Kohinoor, Ganga Jamuna, Ram Aur Shyam, Kranti, Shakti, Saudagar.
Family Connections: Originally none. Launched brother Nasir Khan. 1st wife Saira Banu is the daughter of Actress Naseem Banu. Uncle through married to actress Shaheen who is also married to actor Sumeet Saigal. Nephew Ayub Khan is also an actor.
Other Possible Careers: Politician, Sheriff of Nottingham or Soap Opera Actor.