Bollywood icon Dilip Kumar dies at 98: NPR

Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar, shown here in 2008, died in a Mumbai hospital on Wednesday after a long illness. He was 98 years old. Gurinder Osan / AP hide caption toggle legend Gurinder Osan / AP Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar, shown here in 2008, died in a Mumbai hospital on Wednesday after a …

Indian cinema legend and Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar dies at 98

Contributors V├ędika Sud, CNN Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar, one of the most beloved figures in Indian cinema, died on Wednesday at the age of 98, his doctor confirmed. Kumar was known to generations of moviegoers for appearing in cult Bollywood classics including the movies “Devdas”, “Naya Daur”, “Ganga Jamuna” and more. He often took on …