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Vinod Khanna Career & Biography | Age, Height, Movies, More

vinod khanna was an Indian actor and producer, who mainly worked in Bollywood films. He was the MP from the Gurdaspur constituency and has been the minister for Culture and Tourism in the Atal Behari Vajpayee cabinet, where he became the Minister of State for external affair after six months.

Biography

Real Name : Vinod Khanna

Nickname : Sexy Sanyasi

Profession : Actor, producer, politician

Age (as on 27 April 2017) : 70 Years

Date of Birth : 6 October 1946

Death Date : 27 April 2017

Nationality : Indian

Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign : Libra

Place of Death : HN Reliance Foundation and Research Centre, Girgaon, Mumbai

Death Cause : Cancer

Debut : Film: Man Ka Meet (1969)

Political: Vinod Khanna joined the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in 1997 and was elected from the Gurdaspur constituency in the 1998 Lok Sabha Polls.

Height, Weight & Body Measurements  

Height in Centimeters : 178 cm

Height in meters : 1.78 m

Height in Inches : 5’ 10”

Weight in Kilograms : 88 kg

Weight in Pounds : 194 lbs

Body Measurements : 44-38-13 Inches

Chest Size  : 44 Inches

Waist Size : 38 Inches

Biceps Size : 13 Inches

Shoe Size : 10 Inches

Eye Color : Dark Brown

Hair Color : Black

Family and Relatives      

Father : Kishanchand Khanna (Textiles Businessman)

Mother : Kamla Khanna

Brother : Pramod Khanna

Sister : 3

Religion : Hinduism

Affairs, Girlfriends and Marital Status     

Marital Status : Married

Girlfriends : Amrita Singh, Actress

Wife/ Spouse : Gitanjali (m.1971-1985),Kavita Daftary, Businesswoman (m.1990-present)

Sons : Rahul Khanna (Elder), Akshaye Khanna (Both Actors), Sakshi Khanna (Son from present wife)

Daughter : Shraddha Khanna (Daughter from present wife)

Education and School, College  

Educational Qualification : Degree in Commerce

School : St. Mary’s School, Mumbai; St. Xavier’s High School, Fort, Mumbai: Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, Delhi: Barnes School, Deolali, Nashik

College/ University : Sydenham College, Delhi

Favorites Things and Like & Dislike          

Favorite Actor : Dilip Kumar, Marlon Brando

Favorite Directors : Prakash Mehra, Mahmohan Desai, Raj Khosla, Feroz Khan

Favorite Film : Mughal-E-Azam (1960)

Favorite Color : Black

Favorite Movie : Not Available

Hobbies : Not Available

Money Factor   

Net Worth : Not Available

Salary : Not Available

Contact Address             

House Address : Not Available

Phone Number : Not Available

Email Id : Not Available

Website : Not Available

Social Media     

Instagram : Instagram.com/

Facebook : Facebook.com/

Twitter : Twitter.com/

Wikipedia : Wikipedia.org/

Career:

vinod khanna made his acting debut in Sunil Dutt’s film Man Ka Meet in 1968 directed by Adurthi Subba Rao. He played the role of Villain in the film. At the beginning of his career he played villainous role in the films such as Purab Aur Paschim, Sachaa Jhutha, Aan Milo Sajna, Mastana, Mera Gaon Mera Desh and Elaan. He was one of the few Hindi film actors who made successful transition from villainous role to Hero. His breakthrough performance in a lead role was in the film Hum Tum Aur Woh in 1971 opposite Bharathi Vishnuvardhan, followed by the multi-starrer film Mere Apne directed by Gulzar. Vinod Khanna’s performance as an army officer facing death in 1973’s film Achanak was critically acclaimed. He portrayed the real story of Kawas Nanavati, the real-life Navy officer. In 1974, Khanna appeared in the film Haath Ki Safai along with, Randhir Kapoor, Hema Malini, Simi Garewal and Ranjeet. The film emerged as a major commercial and critical success. His performance in the film fetched him positive critical response with Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award. His first release of 1976, Shaque earned him the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award nomination. The following year Vinod Khanna appeared in the film Amar Akbar Anthony co-starring Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Shabana Azmi and Neetu Singh in lead roles. It became one of the highest grossing films of the year. Later that year he acted along with Amitabh Bachchan and Raakhee in the movie Muqaddar Ka Sikandar. The movie became the third highest grossing films of the year. He played a supporting role in the film which was critically acclaimed earning him Filmfare best supporting actor award. Khanna played the lead role in the films from the decade of 80 like Farebi (1975 ), Hatyara (1977), Qaid (1975), Zalim (1980), Inkaar (1978), Aap Ki Khatir (1977) and others.

In 1980, Khanna acted alongside Firoz khan in his directorial Qurbani. It was a major commercial success being the highest grossing film of the year. Her performance in the film met with positive reviews which led him to earn a nomination at Filmfare Best Actor Award. The film established him as one of the highest paid actors of the industry. He later appeared in a number of multi hero films including Hera Pheri, Khoon Pasina, Zameer, Parvarish, Haath Ki Safai , Aakhri Daku , Rakhwala, Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Patthar Aur Payal, The Burning Train. Vinod Khanna became a follower of spiritual leader Rajneesh and was out of the industry for five years. He returned to the industry in 1987 with the film Insaaf, opposite Dimple Kapadia. He the played romantic roles in the films like Jurm and Chandni, but received offers for mostly action films. His recent hits are included Halla Bol (2008), Wanted (2009), Dabangg (2010), Players (2012), Dilwale (2015). Khanna joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and was the MP from the Gurdaspur constituency and has been the minister for Culture and Tourism in the Atal Behari Vajpayee cabinet, where he became the Minister of State for external affair after six months.

Selected Filmography:

  • 1968 Man Ka Meet
  • 1970 Purab Aur Paschim
  • 1971 Memsaab
  • 1972 Ek Hasina Do Diwane
  • 1974 Haath Ki Safai
  • 1975 Prem Kahani
  • 1976 Hera Pheri
  • 1977 Amar Akbar Anthony
  • 1978 Muqaddar Ka Sikandar
  • 1980 Qurbani
  • 1983 Daulat Ke Dushman
  • 1989 Suryaa: An Awakening
  • 1991 Dharam Sankat
  • 1997 Himalay Putra
  • 2002 Kranti
  • 2007 Godfather
  • 2008 Halla Bol
  • 2009 Wanted
  • 2010 Dabangg
  • 2012 Players
  • 2013 Dabangg 2
  • 2015 Dilwale

Early and personal life:

vinod khanna was born in 6 October 1946 in a Punjabi family. He married Gitanjali in 1971 and divorced in 1985. He later married Kavita Daftary, daughter of an industrialist, Sharayu Daftary. He was diagnosed with bladder cancer and died in 2017, though his family did not want to disclose any information about his illness.

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Summary
Photo ofVinod Khanna
Name
Vinod Khanna
Nickname
(Sexy Sanyasi)
Job Title
actor and producer

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