Anoop Kumar

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Anoop Kumar
Born Kalyan Kumar Ganguly
(1926-01-09)9 January 1926
Bhagalpur, Bihar, British India
Died 20 September 1997(1997-09-20) (aged 71)
Mumbai, Maharastra, India
Other names Anoop Kumar
Occupation Actor
Years active 1948–1993
Relatives Ashok Kumar,
Kishore Kumar (Brothers),
Sati Devi (Sister)

Anoop Kumar (Bengali: অনুপ কুমার) (9 January 1926 – 20 September 1997),[1] born Kalyan Kumar Ganguly (Bengali: কল্যাণ কুমার গাঙ্গুলি), was an Indian film actor who appeared in more than 75 Bollywood films.

Personal life[edit]

Kalyan was born into a Bengali Hindu Brahmin family of Kulin Brahmins in Khandwa, Central Provinces and Berar (now in Madhya Pradesh). His father Kunjalal Ganguly (Gangopadhya) was a lawyer and his mother Gouri Devi came from a wealthy family. Anoop Kumar was the third of four siblings, the other three being Ashok Kumar (the eldest), Sati Devi (elder sister), and Kishore Kumar (the youngest).

Career[edit]

Anoop Kumar is best remembered for his role in the movie Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi.

Filmography[edit]

  1. Aasoo Bane Angaarey (1993)
  2. Maut Ki Sazaa (1991)
  3. Mamta Ki Chhaon Mein (1990)
  4. Jawab Hum Denge (1987)
  5. Parivaar
  6. Love Marriage (1984)
  7. Tumhare Bina (1982)
  8. Chalti Ka Naam Zindagi (1982)
  9. Chor Ho To Aisa (1978)
  10. Tusi (1978)
  11. Do Anjaane (1976)
  12. Ek Se Badhkar Ek (1976)
  13. Chori Mera Kaam(1975)
  14. Majboor (1974)
  15. Nirmaan (1974)
  16. Sangini (1974)
  17. Thagini (1974)
  18. Ujala Hi Ujala (1974)
  19. Anhonee (1973)
  20. Victoria No. 203 (1972)
  21. Rakhi Aur Hathkadi (1972)
  22. Samantaral (1970)
  23. Aansoo Ban Gaye Phool (1969)
  24. Dil Aur Mohabbat (1968)
  25. Teen Adhaya (1968)
  26. Jab Yaad Kisi Ki Aati Hai (1967)
  27. Raat Aur Din (1967)
  28. Funtoosh (1965)
  29. Kashmir Ki Kali (1964)
  30. Subha Dristi (1962)
  31. Arghya (1961)
  32. Reet (1961)
  33. Jhumroo (1961)
  34. Junglee (1961)
  35. Maa (1961)
  36. Chacha Zindabad (1959)
  37. Nai Raahen (1959)
  38. Chalti Ka Naam Gaadi (1958)
  39. Bandi (1957)
  40. Dekh Kabira Roya (1957)
  41. Harishchandra (1957)
  42. Sheroo (1957)
  43. Surer Parashey (1957)
  44. Putrabadhu (1956)
  45. Shyamali (1956)
  46. Debatra (1955)
  47. Anupama (1954)
  48. Vidyasagar (1950)
  49. Bankalekha (1948)
  50. Dhatri Debata (1948)
  51. Sankalpa (1948)
  52. Fashionable Wife (1938)

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