Dilip Kumar, Bollywood’s ‘Tragedy King’, dies aged 98

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Dilip Kumar, Bollywood’s ‘Tragedy King’, dies aged 98” – below is their description.

    Kumar, whose real name was Mohammad Yusuf Khan, died in the western city of Mumbai, his family said.

    Dilip Kumar, one of Indian cinema’s most iconic actors, has died in the western city of Mumbai, his family said. He was 98 and ailing for some time.

    “With a heavy heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, few minutes ago,” Faisal Farooqui posted on Kumar’s official Twitter on Wednesday.

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