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Sohrab Modi (1897–1984)

Sohrab Modi was born on November 2, 1897 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Mirza Ghalib (1954), Pukar (1939) and Jailor (1938). He died on January 28, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. See full bio »

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Mirza Ghalib Director
Pukar Sardar Sangram Singh
Jailor The Jailor
Jailor The Jailor


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 1983 Razia Sultan
 1982 Rustom
 1979 Ghar Ki Laaj
 1975 Tanariri
 1971 Ek Nari Ek Brahmachari
Raisaheb Surajbhan Chaudhary
 1971 Jwala
 1967 Woh Koi Aur Hoga
 1965 Bharat Milap
Raja Dashrath
 1960 Ghar Ki Laaj
 1960 Mera Ghar Mere Bachche
Indrajit(Bade saab)
 1959 Pehli Raat
 1959 Minister
 1958 Farishta
 1958 Jailor
 1958 Yahudi
Ezra Johari
 1957 Nausherwan-E-Adil
Sultan-e-Iran Nausherwan-e-Adil
 1956 Raj Hath
Maharaj Daljit / Raja Babu
 1955 Kundan
Kundan / Seth DinDayal
 1953 Jhansi Ki Rani
Raj Guru
 1950 Sheesh Mahal
Thakur Jaspal Singh
 1943 Prithvi Vallabh
 1941 Alexander the Great
King Porus
 1939 Pukar
Sardar Sangram Singh
 1938/II Jailor
The Jailor
 1938/I Jailor
The Jailor
 1938 Meetha Jahar
 1935 Khoon Ka Khoon
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Alternate Names:

Sohrab M. Modi | Sohrab Merwanji Modi

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Will be remembered for his physical presence and a booming voice. He made movies that were were though-provoking as well as entertaining. A true giant of the Indian Film Industry. See more »

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