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David Dhawan Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 16, 2022

Short Biography

Rajinder Dhawan who is known by his credit name David Dhawan was born on 16th August 1951. He is a noted Film Director of Bollywood.

Other Name: Rajinder Dhawan
Other Professions: Editor
Appearance: Bollywood

David Dhawan Complete Bio & Career

David Dhawan began his career as an editor and gradually promoted himself to the direction. David started off his career in 1989 by directing a movie titled Taaqatwar. The very next year he collaborated with ace Indian actor Govinda and the journey of a beautiful story started with a hit film Shola Aur Shabnam in the year 1990. Since then two went on to be a part of many hit movies. like  ' Aankhen', ' Coolie No. 1', ' Raja Babu', ' Hero No. 1', ' Saajan Chale Sasural', and  ' Partner', to name a few. His other golden charm was superstar Salman Khan and together they delivered hits like Biwi No.1, Partner, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? And Mujhse Shadi Karogi among others.
His best work and the most successful films, includes the movies such as  Shola Aur Shabnam, Swarg, Judwaa, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? And Partner to name a few.
He is happily married to Karuna Dhawan and has two sons Rohit Dhawan who is a director and Varun Dhawan who is an actor.

David Dhawan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is married to Karuna Dhawan. He has two sons named Varun Dhawan ( Famous Bollywood Actor) and Rohit Dhawan ( Writer). He is a brother of Indian film actor Anil Dhawan. He has a nephew named Siddharth Dhawan.

Life's Important Dates Of David Dhawan

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 16
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Agartala, Tripura
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address A-15, Sagar Darshan, Hanuman Nagar, Off Carter Road, Khar, Mumbai 400052
School Christ Church College, Kanpur
College Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune
Qualification Course in Editing
Hobbies Reading, Listening Music
Marital Status Married
Debut Direction: Taaqatwar (1989)
TV: Nach Baliye 3 (As a Judge, 2008)


Favorite Color Black, Brown
Favorite Actress Rekha
Favorite Actor Akshay Kumar , Sanjay Dutt
Favorite Film Director Hrishikesh Mukherjee
Favorite Place Dubai, Goa
Favorite Food Italian Food

David Dhawan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

72 years, 8months, 6 days old age David Dhawan will turn 73 on 16 August, 2024. Only 3 months, 24 days, 12 hours,0 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

David Dhawan has celebrated the total number of 73 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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