Yash Raj Chopra height, weight, age, biography, Death & more

Yash Raj Chopra Bio
Real Name Yash Raj Chopra
Nickname Yash
Profession Filmmaker
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) centimeters- 165 cm
meters- 1.65 m
Feet-Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) Kilograms- 80 kg
Pounds- 176 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.) N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Semi-Bald (White)
Personal Life
Date of Birth 27 September 1932
Age (at the time of death) 80 Years
Birth Place Lahore, Punjab, British India
Date of Death 21 October 2012
Place of Death Mumbai, Maharashtra
Death Cause Dengue
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Libra
Nationality Indian
Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Not Known
College Doaba College, Jalandhar
Education Qualifications Not Known
Debut First Film as Director: Dhool ka Phool (1959)
First TV Show: None
Family Father – Vilayati Raj Chopra
Mother – Not Known
Brother – Baldev Raj Chopra (film journalist and Director)
Sister – Hiroo Johar
Hobbies Reading and Writing
Favorite Things
Actors Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
Actress Rekha, Raakhee, Waheeda Rehman, Jaya Bachchan
Movies Silsila, Darr, Dil to Pagal Hai, Veer-Zaara
TV shows Not Known
Food Not Known
Girlfriend, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affair/Girlfriend Pamela Chopra
Wife/Spouse Pamela Chopra (1970)
Children Son– Aditya Chopra, Uday Chopra

Yash Chopra with wife and sons.

with wife and sons.

Money Factor
Net Worth 5500 Crores (INR)
Yash Raj Chopra with Shahrukh Khan

with Shahrukh Khan at the film launched

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yash Raj Chopra

  • Does Yash Raj Chopra smoke?: No
  • Does Yash Raj Chopra drink alcohol?: No
  • Yash Raj Chopra started her worked as a director in Dhool Ka Phool movie in 1959 which was produced by his elder brother B. R. Chopra.
  • Before this, he also worked with B. R. Chopra’s movie Naya Daur as assistant director.
  • Last blockbuster movie produced and directed by Yash Chopra was Jab Tak Hai Jaan in 2012 at the banner of his company Yash Raj Films (YRF) most dominant production company in India.
  • The government of Interlaken honored him with making his 350 kg Statue at Kursaal Garden in the central Swiss town of Interlaken.
  • He also won the 7 National film awards, Filmfare awards for best films (DDLJ, Veer-Zaara, Dil to Pagal Hai ), Padma Bhushan Award, Dada Sahab Phalke Award and much more.
  • He gave almost 50 years of his life to the film industries.
  • After her death, Switzerland’s Jungfrau Railways has started a train on his name.
Yash Chopra on the sets of Mashaal with cast Dilip Kumar

on the sets of Mashaal with cast Dilip Kumar

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