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Jaspal Bhatti Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 3, 2023

Short Biography

Jaspal Bhatti was born on 03-03-1955 in Amritsar in the state of Punjab, India. He was an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Film Director & Film Producer & Comedian who was known for his work in Punjabi cinema as well as Bollywood movies.

Other Name: Jaspal Singh Bhatti, The Sardar of Satire, The King of Satire
Other Professions: Television Actor Film Director Film Producer Comedian
Appearance: Punjabi Bollywood

Jaspal Bhatti Complete Bio & Career

Jaspal Bhatti was arguably one of the most famous collective satirists in India. He completed his graduation from Punjab Engineering College in Chandigarh. He was an electrical engineer. He was well-known for his plays which he used to perform in the streets of Punjab. One such famous play was My Nonsense Club which he formed during his college days. His plays were hoax mocking the wrongdoing in our society. He started his professional career by getting employed as a cartoonist at the Tribune newspaper, Chandigarh. Eventually, he started his television career.
His breakthrough on the small screen came when he worked in and directed the exceptionally famous TV series like "Flop Show" and "Ulta Pulta" for the Doordarshan network. The reason why the audience got engaged to his shows was his gift of motivating temperament to underline the daily life issues a middle class in the country has to deal with. Bhatti's mockery of Punjab police titled Mahaul Teek Hai was his maiden directorial project for a full-fledged film in his mother tongue Punjabi language. However, the film landed in trouble when few people asked for imposing a ban on the film by claiming that it defamed the police force by portraying its officers as corrupt and drunkard. The movie though was applauded by the audience for its honest and simple humor.
As an actor, he has worked in numerous Hindi and Punjabi language films. He was cast in the role of a comedian. Among all his films, his performance in the film Jaanam Samjha Karo was highly appreciated. Some other well-known films to his credit are Aa Ab Laut Chalen, Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai, and Fanaa among others.

Jaspal Bhatti Popular Videos

Honours & Awards

Padma Bhushan Civilian Award 2013 Arts

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Jaspal Bhatti died at the age of 57 on 25-10-2012. He died in a car accident near Shahkot, Jalandhar, Punjab (India). His daughter Raabiya Bhatti also dies in this accident. One day after his death i.e. 26-10-2012, his film Power Cut was released in which his son Jasraj starred.

DEATHDAY 25 October,2012 (Wednesday)
DEATH PLACE Shahkot, Jalandhar, Punjab

Jaspal Bhatti Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Narinder Singh Bhatti
Mother Manjit Kaur Kaler
Siblings None
Wife Savita Bhatti (24-03-1985)
Son Jasraj Bhatti
Daughter Raabiya Bhatti (Died)
Other Relatives Surilie Gautam (Daughter-in-law)

He was born to Narinder Singh Bhatti & Manjit Kaur Kaler. He married actress Savita Bhatti on 24-03-1985. Together the couple was blessed with a son Jasraj Bhatti and a daughter Raabiya Bhatti, who died on 25-10-2012. His son Jasraj is married to famous actress Yami Gautam's sister Surilie Gautam, a model/actress.

Life's Important Dates Of Jaspal Bhatti

Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 14
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Amritsar, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Sikhism
Address Amritsar, Punjab, India
College Punjab Engineering College in Chandigarh
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Reading and acting
Marital Status Married
Debut Flop Show
Best Movies Mahaul Theek Hai


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Actress Neetu Kapoor
Favorite Actor Yograj Singh
Favorite Film Director Yash Chopra
Favorite Singer Gurdas Maan
Favorite Dress Kurta Pajama
Favorite Food Punjabi food
Favorite Accessories Turban

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Jaspal Bhatti

  • Jaspal Bhatti is a famous comedian and director of the Punjabi film industry.
  • His show Flop Sow was one of the most successful shows on Doordarshan.
  • He is the recipient of the Padma Bhushan Award.
  • Every year on his birthday, ''Jaspal Bhatti Humor Festival'' is celebrated at Chandigarh.
  • He also worked for the well-being of humanity.

Jaspal Bhatti Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Jaspal Bhatti was 57 years 7 months & 22 days old age.