Vinod Khanna, the name of the tinsel town, is always dazzling in the sky of Bollywood. We still cherished to watch his acting with that energy as we used to in the past. He is something different in his acting among others, that is why we cannot forget his silver screen images. Even the present generations also like to watch his movies. In his hay days of acting, he was a superstar and has played many unforgettable roles which are everlasting roles.
Biography :He was born in Peshwar, Pakistan on 6th October 1946 in a business family. Due to the partition, his family had to migrate to India in Mumbai. He received his first education at Queen Mary School, Mumbai up to class II. His next schooling was in St Xavier school Fort. After that, his family had shifted to Delhi, and he attended Delhi Public School, Mathura Road.In 1960 his family again shifted to Mumbai. After that he was sent to Barnes school Deolali near Nashik. He becomes a special commerce graduate from Sydenham college in Mumbai. The dazzling show of the filmdom has a self attraction of its own,everyone is magnate by its pomp and show. For the first time, the silver screen attracted him after watching films like Solwa Saal, and Moghal-e-Azam.
Marital Status :He married to Gitanjali and by whom he was blessed with two sons Akshay and
Rahul Khanna, both of them became a successful actor. Later he divorced his first wife and got married to Kavita in 1990, and by her he has two daughters Sakshi and Shraddha.
Filmy Career :He started his journey with his debut film ‘Man Ka Meet’ in 1968 directed by S. Dutta, played the role of a villain. There are many films in his bag, where he played the roles of villains such as ‘Purab Aur Paschim’,’Sachaa Jhuta’, ‘Aan Milo Sajna’,and ‘Mastana ‘ in 1970. Mera Gaon Mera Desh and Elaan in 1971. He had given us many unforgettable supporting characters too. His role as a leading solo hero in ‘Hum Tum Aur Who’ can never be forgettable. In the multistarer movie ‘
Mere Apne’ Gulzar had selected him as a leading hero in this film. He was not limited in Indian films only.His Pakistani film Godfather, released in 2007 is a milestone for the film industry. In 1987 he could not avoid the film and came back to the romantic role like ‘Jurm ‘ and’ Chandni’. After long journey in the film industry, he felt to go for seclusion, and became the follower of the spiritual teacher Osho or Rajneesh. He left the film industry in 1982 for five years.
Political Career :He took interest in Politics and joined in Bhartia Janata Party and was elected from Gurdaspur, East Punjab constituency. Next year also he was elected from the same constituency and given the important ministry of external affairs as a Minister of State.