Dilip Kumar was the first actor to take a fee of one lakh rupees in the 1950s!


Bollywood veteran Dilip Kumar is no longer in this world. He passed away this morning at the age of 98 at Hinduja Hospital in Mumbai.

According to reports, Dilip Kumar has left assets worth around Rs 627 crore for his family. On the strength of the acting, he made his special identity in Bollywood. That is why he is counted among the legendary actors.

It is said that Dilip Kumar was the first actor in the Hindi film industry who took Rs 1 lakh as his fee in the 1950s.

Dilip Kumar made his Bollywood debut in the year 1944 with the film Jwar Bhata.

After this, he showed his acting prowess in super hit films like Nadiya Ke Paar, Arzoo, Daag, Devdas, Naya Daur, Mughal-e-Azam, Ram Aur Shyam, and Karma.