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    Full Name Om Rajesh Puri
    Date of birth 18 October 1950
    Nick Name Om Puri
    Birthplace Ambala,Punjab,India
    Nationality Indian
    Marital status Married
    Profession Actor
    Active Year 1972–2017
    Eye colour  N/A
    Hair colour   Salt and Pepper
    Height 5 feet 8 inch
    Weight N/A
    Build Average
    Zodiac Sign  Libra
    Sexuality  Straight
    Religion  Hindu
    Mother   N/A
    Father  N/A
    Brother  Amrish Puri and Madan Puri
    Spouse    Seema Kapoor (1991)
    Nandita Puri (1993–2013)
    Son   Ishaan Puri
    Education Film and Television Institute of India
    Ethnicity  White
    Net Worth  $20 Million Dollars

    Short And Sweet:

    Going through his profile, Om Rajesh Puri, better known Om Puri in Indian Cinema, was the veteran actor who has appeared in both mainstream Indian Cinema films as well as art films. His praises also bear figures in British and American films.Having nationality Indian and ethnicity white, Om Puri died on 6 January 2017 due to a heart attack at the age of 66.His parents are unknown to the media.He was the follower of Hindu religion.

    Early Life And Education:

    Returning to his early life, the legend actor of Indian Cinema was born on 18 October 1950 in Ambala, India and spent his early life in Sanur, Punjab, India.His father was a military man.He had two cousin brothers namely Amrish Puri and Madan Puri. He graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India. He was also a participant of the 1973 batch of National School of Drama.


    Entering into his career, Om Puri inaugurated his film career in ‘Ghashiram Kotwal’, a Marathi play released in 1972.Om Puri was most notable for his 1980 Hindi movie ‘Aakrosh’.Om Puri won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor for this movie.Om Puri owns the National Film Award for Best Actor for the film ‘Arohan’.His Hollywood and British films are listed as the City of Joy (1992), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996) The Parole Officer (2001) and much more.He was a topic of discussion for his outstanding role in Chachi 420 (1997) and Hera Pheri (2000).He was latest seen in movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan.Puri was awarded Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India, in 1990.

    Personal Life:

    Having a look in his personal life, Om puri was in relation with Seema Kapoor in 1991 but the relationship broke after eight months.In 1993, he married journalist Nandita Puri.They had their son Ishaan Puri together.In 2013, Nandita appealed for divorce due to violence nature of Om puri after the biography entitledUnlikely Hero: The Story Of Om Puri which is a publication.Puri drowned at the age of 66, after having a heart attack on the morning of 6 January 2017 at his habitation in Andheri, Mumbai. Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit confirmed the news.


    Observing his physical appearance, he was the gentleman with the powerful voice.He is a tall actor with a height of 5 feet 8 inch.His hair color is salt and pepper. He used to charge 15 to 25 lakhs per film and his total net worth was $ 20 million.

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