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Ram Mukherjee Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 16, 2018

Short Biography

Ram Mukherjee is an Indian Film Director, Screenwriter & Film Producer who known for his work in Bollywood industry.

Ram Mukherjee Complete Bio & Career

Ram Mukherjee, an Indian film director, writer, producer of Hindi and Bengali film Cinema belongs to very famous Mukherjee-Samarth family. They both are connected due to Tanuja’s marriage to Shomu Mukherjee. Mukherjee family has almost all members in the entertainment industry or are connected somehow to the industry.
He directed movies like Hum Hindustani, Ek Bar MuskuraDo, leader, RaktandirDhara, Raktalekha and many others and produced movie Sambandh 1969. Later he introduced his daughter in movies through Tollywood: Bengali filmBiyerPhool. He has also produced his daughter’s movie Raja kiAyegi Baraat which was a failed project.
He is among one of the founders of the family’s hereditary studio, the Filmalaya Studios. His father Ravindramohan Mukherjee was the elder brother of producer Sashadhar Mukherjee and one of the founders of Filmalaya Studio as well. Sashadhar Mukherjee saw talent in his Nephew and brought Ram Mukherjee to Bombay now Mumbai, trusted him and let him direct movies like Leader and Hum Hindustani under the Filmistan and Filmalaya banners. As a director, the best film of his career was Vaijayantimala and Dilip Kumar starrer film leader.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Ram Mukherjee died on 22 October 2017 around 05:00 A.M. in Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai. 

DEATHDAY 22 October,2017 (Sunday)
DEATH PLACE Mumbai, Maharashtra

Ram Mukherjee Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Talent is in their blood, he is married to Krishna Mukherjee, the renowned accomplished playback singer. Together they have two children, Rani Mukherjee, famous Bollywood actress and Raja Mukherjee, who worked with his father in a few films, before beginning his acting career with film BhidhtarKhela. His Son-in-Law, Aditya Chopra is also a film director, producer, and screenwriter. Famous actor Joy Mukherjee and Director Shomu Mukherjee, son of Sashadhar, were Ram’s Cousins.

Life's Important Dates Of Ram Mukherjee

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Kolkata
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading and Writing
Marital Status Married
Debut Hum Hindustani (1960)
Best Movies Hum Hindustani (1960), Leader (1964), Ek Bar Mooskura Do (1972) and Raktanadir Dhara (1994)

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ram Mukherjee

  • Her wife Krishna was a singer.
  • He made a comeback as a director in the decade of the 1990s. However, he wasn't successful.