Birth: 19-11-1928,
Dara Singh Randhawa is wrestler and Indian film actor. He was born in Jat family of Punjabi background. He was a wrestler before he started acting in Hindi films in 1962. He was known as "Rustom-E-Hind" which also became one of his movies later on. He made a large number of Hindi films which had him in the lead; and with his first film "King Kong" in 1962 itself, Dara Singh shot to fame due to his strong screen presence. He became one of the most sought after wrestlers of Bollywood in the years to come.One of his notable finds was the actress Mumtaz with whom he had performed in 16 Hindi films. He then went on to television in the 1980s and 90s where he played the role of Hanuman in the television adaptation of the film Ramayan. He worked in some television serial shows, including Had Kar Di which was aired on Zee TV. He has acted in over 100 films. His latest Hindi movie is Jab We Met and his latest Punjabi movie is Dil Apna Punjabi. He acted in National Award winner film Main Maa Punjab Dee (Director Balwant Singh Dullat). He has directed, acted and produced many films.