The leading man of classics like Mughal-E-Azam, Devdas, Madhumati, Ganga Jamuna and Ram Aur Shyam turns 92 today. According to reports, the 91-year-old actor’s wife, Saira Banu, has planned a small dinner for his special day.
The actor was admitted to the hospital on December 6 after he complained of cold and breathlessness. He was later diagnosed with bronchopneumonia, later he discharged from the hospital.
Bollywood celebs wished him on his birthday:
Namaskar. Aaj mere bade Bhai Abhineta Dilip Kumar ji ka janamdin hai.Ishwar unhe deerghayu kare,hamesha khush rakhe. http://t.co/7F4BbDFZr9
— Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) December 11, 2014
lONG LIVE DILIP KUMAR the institution in art of screen acting of indian cinema the star of superstars n a man of compassion loved by all
— Subhash Ghai (@SubhashGhai1) December 11, 2014
Happy Birthday Dilip Kumar Saab. The real THESPIAN of Indian Cinema. Long & happy life. They don’t make actors or people like him anymore.:)
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) December 11, 2014
T 1703 – Happy birthday to my idol .. the greatest of them all .. Yusuf Khan .. urff .. Dilip Kumar ..!! God bless ! pic.twitter.com/opgionKLiA
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 11, 2014
Know the man to know acting and where it all started. The one and only @TheDilipKumar. Happy birthday sir!
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) December 11, 2014
Happy Birthday to the actor whose performances enriched our lives. Happy birthday, Yusuf saab . @TheDilipKumar
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) December 11, 2014