|Full Name||Dharmendra Singh Deol|
|Nickname(s)||'Dharam,' 'Garam Dharam,' ‘He-Man of Bollywood'|
|Profession||Film Actor, Producer and Politician|
|Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Political Journey||• In 2003, joined Bhartiya Janata Party.|
• In 2004, elected a Member of Parliament from Bikaner in Rajasthan, on a BJP ticket.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 173 cm|
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 70 kg|
in pounds- 154 lbs
|Hair Colour||Black (Dyed)|
|Date of Birth||8 December 1935|
|Age (as in 2016)||81 Years|
|Birth Place||Village: Nasrali, Tehsil: Khanna, District: Ludhiana, State: Punjab, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|Hometown||Sahnewal, Punjab, India|
|School||Government Senior Secondary School, Lalton Kalan, Ludhiana, Punjab|
Intermediate R.G. (Ramgarhia) College Phagwara, Punjab
|Educational Qualification||12th standard from Intermediate R.G. (Ramgarhia) College Phagwara in 1952|
|Debut||Film Actor: Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere (1960)|
Film Producer: Betaab (1983)
Punjabi Film (Actor): Kankan De Ole (1970)
Television: India's Got Talent (as the Male Judge on Colors in 2011)
Politics: In 2004, when he was elected a Member of Parliament from Bikaner Constituency in Rajasthan.
|Family||Father- Kewal Kishan Singh Deol (Government School Teacher)|
Mother- Satwant Kaur
Brother- Ajit Deol
|Religion||Sikhism (Converted to Islam to Marry Hema Malini)|
|Address||Plot No. 22, 11th Road, Juhu, Mumbai, India|
|Hobbies||Cycling, Travelling, Watching Films|
|Awards/Honours||1991: National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment for Ghayal (producer) and Filmfare Award for Best Movie for Ghayal (Producer).|
1997: Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian Cinema.
2007: IIFA Lifetime Achievement Award.
2012: Padma Bhushan.
|Controversies||• In 1980, when his first wife didn't give him a divorce. he converted to Islam to marry Hema Malini. It attracted several criticisms in media.|
• During his election campaign in 2004, he was severely criticized for making an ironic statement that he should be elected 'Dictator perpetuo' to teach "basic etiquette that democracy requires."
• He was also criticized in media for his negligible attendance in the Parliament as its member.
|Favourite Director||Arjun Hingorani|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Guru Dutt, Dilip Kumar|
|Favourite Actress||Suraiya, Nutan|
|Favourite Singer(s)||Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Meena Kumari, Actress (1960s)|
Hema Malini, Actress (Mid-1970-present)
|Wife/Spouse||Parkash Kaur (1954-1982)|
Hema Malini (1980-present)
|Marriage Date(s)||Year 1954 (First Wife, Parkash Kaur)|
2 May 1980 (Second Wife, Hema Malini)
|Children||Sons- Sunny Deol (Ajay Singh Deol), Bobby Deol (Vijay Singh Deol)- Both from his first wife; Parkash Kaur|
Daughters- Vijeeta Deol and Ajeeta Deol (from 1st wife),
Esha Deol and Ahana Deol (from 2nd wife)
|Car Collection||Range Rover, Mercedes Benz S-Class|
|Net Worth||23 Crore INR (as in 2004)|