Blogs / Sunil Dutt
Published On: 09 Oct 2015
Sunil Dutt a great Legend,a producer ,a director,a politician and a great human being .he was a great actor of 1950sand 1960s. Sunil Dutt was born on 6th june 1992 in j Jhelam(Punjab)now in Pakistan.during partition of India,a Muslim named Yakub saved his family and they resatteled in Yamunanager Haryana.Sunil Dutt went to Lucknow for his graduation, then he went to Bombay and got job at city’s best Transport Division. After some time he started his carrier in radio cylon, then he moved towards acting in films. Soon he became a star after the success of his film “Mother India” in 1957,although his first film” Railway Platform”. After that he gave many hit films to the industry. He was married with Nargis. He came close to her during the making of “MotherIndia”. He had one son ,Sunjay Dutt,two daughters Priya Dutt Namrata Dutt. His son Sunjay Dutt is also a great actor and his daughter Priya Dutt is a former member of Parliament. He gave many successful films to the industry. some of them are Sadhna(1958),Sujata(1959), Jeene Do(1963),khandan(1965)and Padosan(1967) he also started Punjabi religious moviesin 1970s.He launched his son Sunjay Dutt in the film Rocky in 1981, after this film his wife Nargis died due to cancer. He founded “Nargis Dutt Foundation” in her memory.in 19 82 he was appointed as the “Sherriff “ of Mumbai. In 1995 he won the “FilmFare Lifetime Achievement award. He got many awards for his contribution in film industry. Sunil Dutt died of heart attack on may 2005 at his residence in Bandra Mumbai.