P. Jairaj (1909-2000) is a Bollywood Actor
known for the movies Sholay
(1975), Dard E Dil
(1934), Rasili Rani
|Name||P. Jairaj (పైడి జైరాజ్)|
|Other Names||Paidi Jairaj, Jayraj, Jai Raj|
|Date Of Birth||28 September 1909|
|Age||(Age at Death: 90 years 10 months 14 days)|
|Place Of Birth||Karimnagar, Hyderabad State, British India|
|Date Of Death||11 August 2000|
|Place Of Death||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
Paidi was a renowned film actor, director and producer. He was recipient of Dadasaheb Phalke Award for lifetime achievement in 1980.
P. Jairaj is an popular Hindi Actor. He is known for his work on Don (1978), Sholay (1975) and Khoon Bhari Maang (1988).
He is a close relative of Sarojini Naidu, he received his education in Hyderabad.
He developed interest in films during his graduate studies at Nizam College and left for Bombay in 1929.
Interesting Facts and Trivia
- He directed a few films like Mohar, Mala (1943), Pratima, Rajghar and Saagar (1951). He produced the film Saagar in 1951.
- Government of India honoured him by presenting Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his lifetime service to Indian film industry in 1980.
- He acted in about 170 films mostly in Hindi and Urdu, and some Marathi and Gujarati films.
P. Jairaj: Filmography (20)
(All P. Jairaj Movies