Dilip Kumar

1922 - Today

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Mohammed Yusuf Khan (11 December 1922 – 7 July 2021), better known by his stage name Dilip Kumar, was an Indian actor and film producer who worked in Hindi cinema. Referred to as the "Tragedy King" for his portrayal of serious roles and retrospectively as "The First Khan" of Bollywood, he has been described as one of the most successful film stars in the industry and is credited with bringing a distinct form of method acting to cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dilip Kumar has received more than 12,340,814 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Dilip Kumar is the 1,585th most popular actor (down from 1,551st in 2019), the 30th most popular biography from Pakistan (up from 35th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Pakistani Actor.

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Among actors, Dilip Kumar ranks 1,585 out of 10,030Before him are Annabella, John de Lancie, Sandra Milo, Lina Romay, James Fox, and Robert Sean Leonard. After him are Mary Wickes, Patrick Dewaere, Cameron Mitchell, Martin Weinek, Michael Jai White, and Ned Beatty.

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Among people born in 1922, Dilip Kumar ranks 144Before him are Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer, Anker Jørgensen, Sōsuke Uno, Jackie Cooper, Georges Cottier, and Yuri Averbakh. After him are Bea Arthur, Paul Scofield, Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg, Vasko Popa, Stanley Schachter, and Dorothy Dandridge.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Dilip Kumar ranks 30 out of 158Before him are Guru Ram Das (1534), Bacha Khan (1890), Kabir Bedi (1946), Imran Khan (1952), Khushal Khattak (1613), and Eucratides I (-170). After him are Naropa (1016), Gulzarilal Nanda (1898), Yahya Khan (1914), Ghulam Ishaq Khan (1915), Fariduddin Ganjshakar (1178), and Rahman Baba (1632).

Among ACTORS In Pakistan

Among actors born in Pakistan, Dilip Kumar ranks 4Before him are Dev Anand (1923), Raj Kapoor (1924), and Kabir Bedi (1946). After him are Sunil Dutt (1929), Prithviraj Kapoor (1906), Kumail Nanjiani (1978), Amjad Khan (1940), Kader Khan (1937), Vinod Khanna (1946), Raaj Kumar (1926), and Manoj Kumar (1937).

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