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

Yash Raj Chopra Bio
Real NameYash Raj Chopra
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 ColorBlack
Hair ColorSemi-Bald (White)
Personal Life
Date of Birth27 September 1932
Age (at the time of death)80 Years
Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, British India
Date of Death21 October 2012
Place of DeathMumbai, Maharashtra
Death CauseDengue
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeDoaba College, Jalandhar
Education QualificationsNot Known
DebutFirst Film as Director: Dhool ka Phool (1959)
First TV Show: None
FamilyFather – Vilayati Raj Chopra
Mother – Not Known
Brother – Baldev Raj Chopra (film journalist and Director)
Sister – Hiroo Johar
HobbiesReading and Writing
Favorite Things
ActorsShah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
ActressRekha, Raakhee, Waheeda Rehman, Jaya Bachchan
MoviesSilsila, Darr, Dil to Pagal Hai, Veer-Zaara
TV showsNot Known
FoodNot Known
Girlfriend, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/GirlfriendPamela Chopra
Wife/SpousePamela Chopra (1970)
ChildrenSon– Aditya Chopra, Uday Chopra

Yash Chopra with wife and sons.

with wife and sons.

Money Factor
Net Worth5500 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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