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Famous Indian film actor Sujit Kumar’s birth anniversary

Famous Indian film actor Sujit Kumar’s birth anniversary is on 7 February. In a world full of aspiring actors only a few are capable of making a name of themselves in the audience’s minds and Sujit Kumar was one hell of a good actor who did it. He was a popular Bhojpuri actor who came to the Bollywood film industry to carve a name in the Bollywood Hindi films and we could definitely say he did it and he did it perfectly. 

Famous Indian film actor Sujit Kumar
Famous Indian film actor Sujit Kumar’s birth anniversary

Sujit Kumar was an Indian film actor and producer who was born on 7 February 1934 in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. Sujit Kumar is commemorated as the greatest and first extremely successful performer superstar of the Bhojpuri cinemas industry. Apart from being a superstar of Bhojpuri cinema, he was a well-known actor of Bollywood Hindi cinema too. 

Only a few people know that his real name was Shamsher Singh. His well-known Bhojpuri movies combine Bidesiya, Champa Chameli, Dangal Loha Singh, Sampurna Teerth yatra, and Mai Ke Lal, and many more. He mainly played many roles in movies like best friend roles of leading Actors, Policeman characters, Spy roles, and Negative villain characters.

The future superstar actor made his acting debut appearance with the Hindi movie called Honeymoon in the year 1960. He did numerous exciting plots and the most distinguished amongst them were movies called Ek Saal Pehla and Lal Bangla in both of the movies his acting was praised and He is recognized internationally for his duo paring with superstar Rajesh Khanna. 

Sujit Kumar in a famous song ‘Mere Sapno Ko Rani’ with Rajesh Khanna
Sujit Kumar in a famous song ‘Mere Sapno Ko Rani’ with Rajesh Khanna

Along with each other, they have worked together in numerous successful movies like Haathi Mere Saathi, Mehbooba, Ittefaq, Amar Prem, Aakhir Kyon, Avtaar, Roti, Aan Milo Sajna, and Mere Jeevan Saathi. Their most successful commercially and audiences praised movie was Aradhna. His characters might be small but they represented a tremendous performance in putting Rajesh Khanna as the megastar of the Indian Cinema industry, as it is undesirable to believe the song ‘Mere Sapno Ko Rani’ in a train and mountain station without Sujit Kumar in it. 

Apart from working as an on-screen pair and friend, he was great buddies with actors like Rakesh Roshan and Jeetendra. He has subsequently worked with Rajesh Khanna in 12 films. He has appeared in above 150 Bollywood movies and above 25 Bhojpuri movies and I think it’s a huge number of movies that any actor has appeared in. 

In his profession in the Bollywood film industry, Sujit was frequently assigned to apprehension films like Ek Saal Pehle which was released in the year 1965, and Lal Bangla which was released in the year 1966 both of the movies was an enormous hit and his acting was praised well. He has performed in so many movies as a supporting hero in those movies Rajesh Khanna was the hero. 

His familiar buddies in the film industry were megastars before-mentioned as Rajesh Khanna, Jeetendra, Rakesh Roshan, Saawan Kumar, and Randhir Kapoor. He was an actor as well as well known producer, he has had a flourishing profession in films such as Asmaan Se Ooncha which was released in the year 1989Daraar which was released in the year 1996Champion which was released in the year 2000, and Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam which was released in 2009. The great actor and producer of the Bollywood and Bhojpuri film industry passed away on 5 February 2010 in Mumbai.