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Actor Director Bhagwan Dada was expired today in 2002

Actor Director Bhagwan Dada was expired today in 2002

Bhagwan Dada was an Indian actor and film director. Bhagwan Dada is known for his famous social and humorous film 'Albela'. Bhagwan Dada, who started a special style of dance in Hindi films, was such an unique star, from which many artists of today's generation, including Amitabh Bachchan, were impressed and inspired. The real name of Bhagwan Dada was 'Bhagwan Abhajhi Paalav'. Bhagwan Dada's life and film career was full of tremendous ups and downs but this artist keeps his special place in the history of cinema.

Some Facts about Bhagwan Dada

  • Bhagwan  Dada was born on August 1, 1913 in Mumbai.
  • Bhagwan Dada's real name was Bhagwan Abhagaji Palava.  
  • His father used to work in a textile mill. For financial help at home, Bhagwan Dada also wages for some time, but his interest was towards the movies from the beginning.
  • As soon as the name of Bhagwan Dada is heard, his style of comedy and dance emerges.
  • He debuted with the film 'Criminal' during the silent cinema period.
  • Along with acting in films, he started to produce films. In the year 1951, he produced the film 'Albela'.
  • The film's song "Shola Jo Bhadke" is still very popular today. In this movie, there was Geeta Bali in lead role opposite to him.
  • Bhagwan Dada was a big fan of Hollywood film actor Douglas Fairbanks.
  • Inspired by Douglas, Bhagwan Dada used to do his own stunts instead of Body Double in his films.
  • The stunts he made seemed so real that Raj Kapoor used to call them Indian Douglas.
  • Bhagwan Dada was so fond of Chevrele cars of Chevrolet that he had also worked in the film Chevrele.
  • Evergreen Bhagwan Dada made a lot of money from the films.
  • He had seven cars in that period from which he used to reach the set on a car every single day of the week.
  • He had used real notes to show the rain of money in one of his directorial scenes. Bhagwan Dada was producer of the film himself.
  • Later, time came when Bhagwan Dada's films were not succeeding.
  • He lost so much from the films that he had to sell his bungalow in Juhu and sold his cars.
  • His financial condition got so bad that he had to live in the Chawl of Mumbai.
  • At the last time of Bhagwan Dada, most of the people left him. Only musician C. Ramachandra, actor Om Prakash and lyricist Rajendra Krishna stayed with him and used to go to Chawl to meet him.

Bhagwan Dada passed away on 4th February 2002 from the heart attack.

Related Question:-

Q.1 What was Bhagwan Dada's original name?
A. Mangesh Desai
B. Abhaaji Palav
C. Arun Bhagwan Dada
D. C. Ramchandra
Ans: Abhagaji Palav
Q.2 Which is the famous song of Bhagwan Dadas movie Albela which is remembered today also?
A. Bholi Surat Dil Ke Khote
B. Dil Dhadke Nazar Sharmaye
C. Shola jo bhadke, Dil mera Dhadke
D. Gazab ki neend hai
Ans: Shola jo bhadke, Dil mera Dhadke

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