Viju Khote, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Wife: Nimma
Age: 77 Years
Death Date: 30/09/2019


Viju Khote

Full NameVittal Bapurao Khote
Famous Role"Kaalia" in the movie Sholay (1975)
Viju Khote as 'Kaalia' in the movie Sholay (1984)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 179 cm
in meters- 1.79 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourGrey
Personal Life
Date of Birth17 December 1941 (Monday)
BirthplaceBombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
Date of Death30 September 2019
Place of DeathMumbai
Age (at the time of death) 77 Years
Death CauseMultiple Organ Failure
Zodiac signSagittarius
Nationality Indian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra
SchoolSt. Sebastian's Gaon High School, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduation
DebutFilm: Ya Malak (1964)
Yaa Malak (1964)
Last FilmJaane Kyun De Yaaron (2018)- as "Biju Khote"
Jaane Kyun De Yaaron Film Poster
Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital StatusMarried
ChildrenSons- Sunil Khote, Lucky Khote [1]IMDB
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Nandu Khote (Actor)
Mother- Name Not Known
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Shubha Khote
Viju Khote with His Sister
 Viju Khote

Some Lesser Known Facts About Viju Khote

  • Does Viju Khote drink alcohol?: Yes

    Viju Khote Drinking AlcoholViju Khote Drinking Alcohol

    Viju Khote Drinking Alcohol

  • Viju Khote had worked in both the Hindi as well as the Marathi cinema. His Debut movie, Ya Malak (1964), was produced by his father, Nandu Khote, who was known for silent comedy.
  • Before coming into the acting field, he used to run a printing press of his own.
  • Viju Khote has appeared in over 300 Hindi and Marathi movies, stage shows, and nearly 30 teleserials.
  • He had received a small amount of Rs. 2500 for playing the role of Kaaliya in the movie Sholay (1975).
  • His aunt, Durga Khote, and her uncle, Nayampalli, were also well-known actors.
  • He is well known for his dialogues in the movies as “Kaaliya” in Sholay- “Sardar maine aapka namak khaya hai” and “Robert” in Andaz Apna Apna- “galti se mistake hogaya”

  • He was more comfortable with comedy roles and thus had decided to shift himself from acting for villainous to comedy roles.
  • He took his last breath on 30 September 2019, at 6.55 am in Mumbai at his residence, due to multiple organ failure. His last riots were performed at Chandan Wadi in Mumbai.

    Viju Khote's Last Riots

    Viju Khote’s Last Riots