Mumbai, 8 Dec, 2007 : Dharmendra, touted as the He-man of Bollywood celebrates his B"day on the 8th of December. He was born on 8 December 1935 in Sahnewal in Punjab.
At the peak of his film career he was considered a matinee idol, and was among the 10 most handsome men in the world at that time. Dharmendra remained a top Hindi film star for three decades creating an influential image as a Punjabi macho man. His 2007 releases Metro and Apne have both been successful at the box office.