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Sanjay Dutt Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 11, 2021

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Short Biography

Sanjay Balraj Dutt was born on 29-07-1959 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, Comedian, Television Presenter & Television Personality. Although Dutt has enjoyed huge success as a lead actor in different categories ranging from comedy to romance, it has been the roles of police officers and gangsters that have won him laurels.

Other Name: Sanjay Balraj Dutt, Baba, Sanju, Sanju Baba
Other Professions: Film Producer Comedian Television Presenter Television Personality
Appearance: Bollywood

Sanjay Dutt Complete Bio & Career

Sanjay Dutt made his Hindi film acting debut with the hit film Rocky in 1981. The 1986 super hit film Naam was Dutt's first big critical success and turned out to be a turning point in his career. He kept on delivering hit movies in the 1990s, with films such as Aatish: Feel the Fire and Saajan among several others.  In 2003 he acted the National Award-winning film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. which won him several awards. This movie’s sequel Lage Raho Munna Bhai was one of the biggest hits of his career. In Agneepath which was released in 2012, he played the role of a psychotic villain Kaancha, which was immensely praised by audiences and critics. He then played a cameo in the highly acclaimed film PK in 2014. 
His life though has been full of controversies. First, he got addicted to drugs and remained out of the scene for few years. He then got arrested under the arms act for keeping illegal weapons. It was revealed that he had his ties with the underworld as well. He was in jail for nearly 2 years from 1993 to 1995 before he got released on bail. In March 2013, he was again sent to jail to serve his remaining tenure of 18 months. He was finally released in February 2016. After his comeback, he was seen in various films such as Bhoomi, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3, and Kalank among others. None of them made any impact at the box office. He will be next seen in Shamshera, Sadak 2, and KGF: Chapter 2.    
In addition to acting, he has also appeared in various commercials throughout his career. He has also hosted the Bigg Boss Season 5. He along with Raj Kundra launched India’s first MMA league called the Super Fight League in the year 2012. He has also been associated with various charities as well. 

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Sanjay Dutt Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Late Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt. He has 2 sisters named Namrata and Priya Dutt. He first married actress Richa Sharma in 1987, but she died in 1996 due to brain tumour. The couple has a daughter, Trishala. He then married for the second time to model Rhea Pillai in 1998. The marriage didn’t last long and they divorced in 2005. Then Dutt married Manyata in 2008, the couple became proud parents to twins, a girl named Iqra and a boy named Shahraan.

Sanjay Dutt posted a photo with his father Sunil Dutt on his instagram

Sanjay Dutt shared a photo with his mother Nargis Dutt on his instagram

Sanjay Dutt shared a photo with his wife Manyata Dutt, his daughter Iqra & son Shahraan on his instagram

Sanjay Dutt with his sister Priya Dutt: shared a photo on his instagram

Life's Important Dates Of Sanjay Dutt

Body Measurements

Chest Size 44
Biceps Size 16
Waist Size 36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School The Lawrence School, Sanawar (Near Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh)
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling, Shooting, Playing Guitar, Photography, Cooking, Doing workouts, Horse Riding
Marital Status Married
Debut As a Child Actor- Reshma Aur Shera (1972)
Lead Actor- Rocky (1981)
TV Debut: Bigg Boss Season 5 in 2011 (co-host with Salman Khan)
Best Movies Rocky (1981), Sadak (1991), Saajan (1991), Khalnayak (1993), and Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003) among others
Salary Rs. 3-5 crore per film
Net Worth $15 Million (approx.)
Official Website N/A


Bike Collections Ducati Multistrada and Harley-Davidson Fatboy
Car Collections Ferrari 599 GTB, Audi R8, Lexus LX470, Audi Q7, and Rolls-Royce Ghost among others


Favorite Color Black, Blue
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar , Kapil Dev
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Nargis Dutt , Madhuri Dixit
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan , Rajesh Khanna , Sunil Dutt
Favorite Film Director Mahesh Manjrekar
Favorite Singer Kishore Kumar
Favorite Place Hilly Areas, Goa
Favorite Dress Jeans with Shirt
Favorite Food Tandoori Chicken
Favorite Book A Stone for Danny Fisher by Harold Robbins

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sanjay Dutt

  • He is the original Bad Boy of Bollywood.
  • He was the first choice for Deepak Malhotra's role in Yash Chopra's Lamhe.
  • Sanjay entered a drug program in Texas in 1984 to get rid off his drug addiction.
  • He has starred in shelved films such as Dostana, Kissa Kartoos, Chakra, and Killer among others.
  • He is a chain smoker and drinker.
  • His biopic movie was released in 2018. Actor Ranbir Kapoor portrayed the role of Sanjay Dutt in that film.
  • He was also a womanizer and claimed that he had over 300 girlfriends.

Sanjay Dutt Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

64 years, 6months, 29 days old age Sanjay Dutt will turn 65 on 29 July, 2024. Only 5 months, 1 days, his next birthday.

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Sanjay Dutt has celebrated the total number of 65 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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