Hrithik Roshan

by soggyroggu on June 12, 2014

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Place of Birth: Bombay, Maharashtra, India

Date of Birth: January 10, 1974

Ethnicity: Indian Punjabi, some Bengali

Hrithik Roshan is a Bollywood actor.

Hrithik is the son of Pinky and Rakesh Roshan, a film director, producer, and actor. Hrithik was previously married to actress Sussanne Khan.

Hrithik’s paternal grandfather was Roshan, a Hindi film music composer. Roshan was born Roshanlal Nagrath in Gujranwala, Punjab, British India (now Punjab, Pakistan). Hrithik’s uncle (father’s brother), Rajesh Roshan (Rajesh Roshan Lal Nagrath), is a cinema music composer.

Hrithik’s maternal grandfather is J. Om Prakash, a film producer and director, who was President of the Film Federation of India, for the year 1995-1996. J. Om was born in Sialkot, Punjab, British India.

Hrithik’s maternal grandmother is Bengali.

Hrithik was raised Hindu.

A picture of Hrithik’s family can be seen here.

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neiltennant November 5, 2017 at 3:07 am

he does not look indian

Wolfman August 9, 2018 at 7:35 am

WTF? He’s full Indian and from the Khatri caste who descend from the original Aryans who are mainly R1a on the Male line who originate from the Russian Steppes.

bablah October 12, 2017 at 12:19 pm

His maternal grandmother is Bengali.

Bobby Martnen April 5, 2017 at 10:46 pm

CORRECTION: Roshan was born in Bombay, not “Mumbai”, which didn’t exist until he was 21.

bablah February 6, 2017 at 8:18 am
J.J. May 26, 2015 at 8:42 pm

correction: his eyes aren’t hazel, they’re green and his hair is virtually black (noiret)

Wolfman August 9, 2018 at 7:37 am

His eyes are mainly green, but contain brown pigment so doesn’t have pure green eyes.

soggyroggu June 12, 2014 at 6:03 pm

Can you use these pic instead seeing that the one you have is old.

ethnic February 9, 2017 at 6:20 am

The current pic is perfectly fine.

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