Om Puri was born on 18th Oct, 1950 in Ambala, Haryana. Over the years he came to be known as one of the finest actors in India. He was one of the spearhead of parallel cinema wave and also contributed to commercial cinema. His TV appearances also made him a household name across he country.
The veteran actor passed away due to heart attack on 6th Jan, 2017 at his residence in Andheri, Mumbai.
Our heartfelt condolences to the family and fans across the world.