Today is Manoj Kumar‘s birthday. Manoj Kumar was born in Abbottabad, Pakistan on 24 July 1937. His real name was Harikrishna Giri Goswami. His first film was  Fashion in 1957. in 1965 he got an image of patriotic hero for the movie Shaheed, which is based on the life of Bhagat Singh.

He got 4 Filmfare Awards in his career. In 1968 for the movie Upkaar, 1972 for Beimaan, in 1975 for Roti Kapda Aur Makaan and in 1999 he got  Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1992 He got Padma Shri Award by the Government of India.

Today is 24 July and we are celebrating his 79th birthday. Happy birthday Manoj Ji.