July 9, 1938 - November 6, 1985
Arguably, one of the best actors Bollywood has ever produced. Struggled for most of the 60s doing B-grade movies before finally breaking thru in Khilona (1970). Famous for playing 9 different characters in a single movie, Naya Din Nayi Raat (1974), this most famous Gujarati actor in Hindi cinema, was known as Haribhai Jariwala in real life.
1960 - 1986
Actress Sulakshana Pandit was supposed to be in love with him, but he could never get the dream girl, Hema Malini out of his mind. Broken-heart, heavy drinking and overdoze of work, finally led to his demise at a relatively young age of 48 due to a heart attack.