Reason 1: Dilip Kumar was a well recognized gem actor of his times. Many of you won't be aware of the fact that he was the first Bollywood actor to receive the prestigious Filmfare Best Actor Award in 1954.

Reason 2:
Just getting a single Filmfare Award was not enough for the actor who made the commendable record for winning maximum number of prestigious honours for the same category.



Reason 3: Dilip Kumar's achievements are never ending. Here is the proof. The actor was honoured with the Padma Bhushan Award and Padma Vibhushan in 1991 and 2015 respectively. He got Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 for his unforgettable and valuable contribution to Indian cinema.

Reason 4:
He also won laurels in abroad. In 1997, the Pakistan government honoured him with Nishan-e-Imtiaz which is the highest civilian award in the neighbouring country.


Reason 5: Do you know that the legendary actor of all times holds the Guinness World Record for getting honoured with maximum number of awards in the Indian film industry.



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