Dilip Kumar dies at 98: Actor laid to rest with full state honours

Wednesday, 7 July 2021

Considered (undisputedly) to be the first superstar of the Indian Hindi film industry, actor Dilip Kumar is no more. Born on December 11, 1922, as Mohammed Yusuf Khan in Peshawar (now in Pakistan), the actor passed away at the age of 98 on Wednesday at Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai.

Considered (undisputedly) to be the first superstar of the Indian Hindi film industry, actor Dilip Kumar is no more. Born on December 11, 1922, as Mohammed Yusuf Khan in Peshawar (now in Pakistan), the actor passed away at the age of 98 on Wednesday at Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai.