Born - December 8, 1935
Occupation - Actor, producer and politician
Political party - Bharatiya Janata Party
Awards - Padma Bhushan
Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
World Iron Man award
Case - N.A
Dharmendra is legendary Indian actor .Dharmendra was born in Nasrali, a village in Ludhiana district, Punjab to Kewal Kishan Singh Deol and Satwant Kaur. His ancestral village is Dangon, near Pakhowal, Ludhiana. He spent his early life in the village of Sahnewal and studied at Government Senior Secondary School at Lalton Kalan. His father was a school headmaster in the village of Lalton Kalan, Ludhiana. He did his intermediate from Ramgarhia College, Phagwara in 1952.
Dharmendra entered in politics in the 2004 general elections, from Bikaner in Rajasthan, on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. During his election campaign, he made an ironic remark that he should be elected Dictator perpetuo to teach "basic etiquette that democracy requires" for which he was severely criticized. He rarely attended Parliament when the house was in session, preferring to spend the time shooting for movies or doing farm-work at his farm house.