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Avtar Kishan Hangal , popularly known as A. K. Hangal, was an Indian freedom fighter from 1929–1947 and also stage actor from 1936–1965 and later became a character actor in Hindi language films from 1966–2005. His most notable roles are as Ram Shastri in Aaina (1977), as the Inder Sen in Shaukeen, as Bipinlal Pandey in Namak Haraam, as Imaam Saa’b in Sholay, as Anokhelal in Manzil and the antagonist in Prem Bandhan and the 16 films he did with Rajesh Khanna. He has acted in around 225 Hindi films in a career spanning from 1966 to 2005.

AK Hangal Biography

While he was a student, he challenged the massacre at Jallianwala Bagh. He then moved to Karachi, where he was sentenced three years in prison, for showing discontent against British rule. He was a relative of India’s first Prime Minister, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. PanditNehruji’s wife, Kamla Nehru, was the first cousin of Hangal’s mother.
After doing theaters for almost 30 years, he finally started his Hindi film career by debuting at the age of 50 with Basu Bhattacharya’s TeesriKasam, which released in 1966. After which he went on to portray as the man of principles, by playing the on-screen uncle or father of the leading actor/actresses in the films for next 40 years.

AK Hangal Death

He had chest and breathing problems, for which he was put on life support.  But his condition kept on worsening and he died on 26th August 2012, at the age of 98.

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Full NameA. K. Hangal
Nick NameHangal
Father’s NameNot Available
Mother’s NameNot Available
Age in 201698 years (Died)
Date of birth1 February 1914
Place of birthSialkot, Punjab, British India
ResidenceSialkot, Punjab, British India
Popular Film/TV SeriesNot Available
Debut Filmhumsey Hai Jahaan
Feet/Shoe Size7
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Body Shapehourglass
Body BuildAverages
Awards ReceiptPadma Bhushan
More ProfessionsTheatre Actor Television Actor Freedom Fighter
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