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Om Prakesh Puri OBE (1950 - 2017)

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Om Prakesh Puri OBE
Born in Ambala, Punjab, Indiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Andheri, Mumbai, Indiamap
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Profile last modified 17 May 2019 | Created 6 Jan 2017
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Om Puri OBE is Notable.
  • Noted Indian actor appearing in mainstream and art films in India, with appearances on British & American TV[1]
  • father served in Indian Army
  • no birth records so his father chose 9 Mar 1950 as his official birthday. His mother had told him he was born 2 days after a particular festival. As an adult he looked up the date and revised his birthdate.[2]
  • 1991 m. Seema Kapoor (sister of Anna Kapoor). Divorced the same year[2]
  • 1993 m. Nanditi, a journalist. 1 son. Separated in 2013[2]
  • 2004 Honorary OBE for services to the The British Film Industry[3]
  • Brother, Ved Puri (older) - sons Bobby, Vicky, Yash (d.2014), Rocky - all went to live with Om in Bombay (timing uncertain)[3]
  • 8 siblings who died in childhood - Vedvati (older sister, died young but was married with children), Gyan, Kabli...


  1. IMDb: Om Puri, accessed 6 Jan 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Wikipedia: Om Puri, accessed 6 Jan 2017
  3. 3.0 3.1 IMDb: Om Puri, Biography & Trivia, accessed 6 Jan 2017

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