Dilip Kumar, popularly known as the Tragedy King, has said goodbye to this world forever on 7 July 2021. Many memories related to Dilip Sahab have started getting fresh again in the mind in such a situation.
Born on December 11, 1922, in Peshawar, Pakistan, Mohammad Yusuf Khan never imagined that he would be known as Dilip Kumar and Tragedy King in Hindi cinema. Today Dilip Kumar’s fans are spread not only in India but all over the world, evergreen actor Dilip Kumar has turned his eyes on Wednesday, 7 July forever. His death has now shocked everyone. People are unable to believe that the tragedy king, who gave films like ‘Mughal-e-Azam’, ‘Devdas’ and ‘Naya Daur’, is no longer among us.
Dilip Kumar Madhubala Love story
Madhubala and Dilip Kumar met for the first time on the sets of ‘Tarana’ and fell in love with each other. Madhubala was very beautiful, from her director to the actors were all crazy. Both were in a relationship for about 9 years. Dilip Kumar and Madhubala’s pairing in Mughal-e-Azam, Tarana, Sangdil, and Amar was a huge hit.
In 1956, during the shooting of Dhaka’s Malmal film, Dilip Kumar told Madhubala – ‘Let’s get married today in my house. Qazi is waiting at home. Hearing this from Dilip Kumar, Madhubala started crying. Dilip Kumar said that if you do not listen to me, then I will never come back to you.
Had an argument with Madhubala’s father
When there was a conversation with Madhubala’s father, he said that I choose films in my own way. Madhubala’s father did not like this thing, he found Dilip Kumar stubborn and obstinate. When Dilip Kumar talked about marriage to Madhubala, he said that I am ready to marry you now but you will never meet your father. Madhubala did not say anything and stood there silently. Dilip Kumar left from there after getting no reply.
Married to Saira Banu in 1966
After this meeting, Dilip Sahab married Saira Banu in 1966 and his decision proved to be absolutely right. He never left her side. She always stayed with him like a shadow. Madhubala, on the other hand, married Kishore Kumar.