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Jagdeep Biography

Syed Jawaher Ali Jaffry better known as Jagdeep in bollywood industry is an Indian film actor known for his comic roles.

Popular for playing ‘Soorma Bhopali‘ in Sholay, Jagdeep appeared in more than 400 films. He appeared in films like Purana Mandir (in 1984), Salman Khan’s dad in the movie Andaz Apna Apna (in 1994), and directed a movie Soorma Bhopali with his own character from Sholay movie as the protagonist.

He started his film career as a child artist in films like B. R. Chopra’s Afsana, then to a child artist in Ab Dilli Door Nahin, K A Abbas’s Munna and AVM’s Hum Panchi Ek Dal Ke. Then later came Bimal Roy’s Do Bigha Zameen with which he started playing comic roles.

Jagdeep is the father of popular duo Naved Jaffrey & Jaaved Jaffrey (both Naved and Jaaved host the popular show on Sony channel called Boogie Woogie).

Death News

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Veteran actor Jagdeep, 81, dies in Mumbai.

Bollywood’s veteran actor Jagdeep passed away at 8:30 PM on Wednesday, July 8 at his residence in Bandra. He was not keeping well due to age-related issues,” producer Mehmood Ali, a close family friend, told PTI. He will be laid to rest on Thursday at Shia Kabristan in Mumbai.

Cause of death

He was not keeping well due to age-related issues.He died at the age of 81 years in his Mumbai residence.

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Name Jagdeep
Real Name Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri
Pet / Nick Name Soorma Bhopali
Sex Male
Nationality Indian
Profession Actor and Director

Age, DOB, Birthplace, Zodiac Sign

Jagdeep Age (as of 2020) 81 years
Date Of Birth (DOB) Wednesday, March 29, 1939 (M/D/Y)
Birthplace Datia, Madhya Pradesh, Central Provinces, British India
Zodiac Sign Aries
Star Sign (Nakshatra) Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or Dead Died at his Home due to Old age Issues (July 2020)
Date Of Death (DOD) 08/July/2020

Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body Type Slim
Body Measurements – Chest: 40 Inches

– Waist: 32 Inches

– Biceps: 14 Inches

Zero Size No
Jagdeep’s Height (approx.)in centimeters- 174 cm
in meters- 1.74 m
in feet inches- 5′ 7″
Weight (approx.)in kilograms60 kg in pounds132 lbs

Face Properties

Face Shape Oval
Eye Colour Black
Nose Type Perfect
Hair Colour Salt & pepper
Hair Length Medium Length
Dimple Status No
Beard Sometimes


Nature Conscientiousness
Character Enforcers

Father, Mother, Family Details

Jagdeep family images

Jagdeep Father Syed Yawar Husain Jafri
Mother Kaneez Hyder
Brother(s) Not Known
Sister(s) Not Known


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Relationship, Affair, Wife-Children, Girlfriends-Boyfriends

Jagdeep Relationship Status 3 Wives
Interested In Females
Marital Status Married
Marital Type Love Come Arrange Marriage
Spouse Begam Jaffry


Son-Daughter, Children Details


No.Of. Male Kids 3
No.Of. Female Kids 3


Children Names

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Son  Javed JaffreyNaved JaffreyHussein Jaffry
Daughter   Shakira ShafiSuraiya JaffryMuskkaan Jaferi


Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Religion Hindu
Jagdeep’s Caste Father – Not Revealed Yet
Mother – Same As Fathers
Community Not Sure, OBC, MBC, FC+
Mother Tongue Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known English, Hindi

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / Origin
Home Town Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Jagdeep’s Current City Same As Home Town
Address Address Untraceable

Education, Qualification

School SchoolNot Known
College CollegeNot Known
Jagdeep’s Qualification Educational QualificationsMaster of Laws
Master of Laws
Other Education Notes Not Known


Life Style

Does Jagdeep, Consume Alcohol? Not Sure Yet
Does Jagdeep, Smoke Cigarettes? Not Sure Yet
Will Drive? Yes
Is Jagdeep, Swims? Not Sure Yet
Is Jagdeep, Yoga Practitioner? No
Does Gym? Yes
Is Jagdeep, a Jogger? Yes
Eating Habit? Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Jagdeep’s Hobbies Pets
Food Fast food
Music loves all forms of music
Sports Scrabble


Gossips, Controversies

No Controversy traces upon Jagdeep So far.

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

Jagdeep’s Salary (approx.)
Assets Million USD (approx)
Net Worth (approx.)

Movable and Immovable Assets

No Asset Details Revealed Yet

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite Actor Shah Rukh Khan, SSalman Khan, Aamir Khan, Farhan Akthar and Arjun Rampal
Favourite Actresses Deepika Padukone
Favourite Film(s) Yet To Update
Favourite Director(s) Yet To Update
Favourite Food Chicken Dishes
Favourite Drink Not Sure
Favourite Fruit Tamarind, Indian Fig
Preferred Outfit Yet To Update
Preferred Perfume Not Known
Favourite Destination(s) Yet To Update,Amman and Jaipur
Jagdeep’s Favourite Colour Pale violet-red, Deep carmine pink,
Favourite Song(s) Not Known
Favourite Sport(s) Scrabble,


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