Dilip Kumar (born Muhammad Yusuf Khan on 11 December 1922), is described as the "greatest" actor ever in Bollywood. Amitabh Bachan called him "the Ultimate, the best". His first film with Nisar Bhai and Hamed Bhai Jwar Bhata was released in 1944 which went unnoticed. His first major hit was the 1947 film Jugnu.
He is the first recipient of Filmfare Best Actor Award (1954) and still holds the record for the most number of Filmfare awards won for that category with eight wins.
Kumar married actress and beauty queen Saira Banu in year 1966 when he was aged 44 and she was 22.