One of the golden and evergreen actor of the Indian cinema, Dharmendra turns 80 years old today.
A recipient of the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in the year 1997, this actor has also been a politician, where he represented the Bikaner constituency of Rajasthan from Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in the year 2004-2009.
One of the most iconic role he played was that of Veeru in Sholay (1975). Married to the beautiful Hema Malini and Prakash Kaur, he has four girls and two boys in total.
He has also won the Padma Bhushan, the highest civilian award from the Government of India. Not only this, the movie he produced Ghayal, which starred his son Sunny Deol also won the award for the Best Movie in 1991.
Paaji is amongst the few actors who rule our hearts even today.
We wish him a Happy Birthday!