Diljit Dosanjh is a famous Punjabi singer who is also a brilliant actor and has appeared in many Indian films. Diljit was born on 6th January 1984 in a small village called Dosanjh Kalan in Jalandhar, Punjab. Today Diljit has become one of the most top rated singers in the music world. He is not just famous in Punjab, but is extremely famous across the country. Everyone loves his songs. He currently resides in Ludhiana, Punjab. Diljit is a great songwriter as well. His genres include Bhangra, pop, Punjabi and Romantic.
Diljit is a talented singer and apart from that he is also a great philanthropist as well. He has started an NGO called as Saanjh Foundation, which focuses on the underprivileged kids and senior citizens that helps in contributing to old age home and orphanages. The foundation also focuses on youth empowerment dealing with various issues like Self-confidence, well being, anti bullying, career development and mentoring. He started this organization in the year 2013.
Dosanjh started his career as a singer and launched his first album in the year 2004 called as Ishq Da Uda Ada, with Finetone Cassettes- a division of T-Series. He made his debut and was very successful. He released his next album in the year 2005, with Finetone Cassettes. His another album was released in the year 2006, and the next album called chocolate came out in the year 2008. He later released four singles in the year 2009. In the year 2011, Diljit entered the mainstream films and made his debut as an actor and gained a lot of success. His songs were always a hit and topped the chart. It also became the sensation amongst the youth and his song ‘lak 28 kuddi da’ was the most downloaded song. He acted in a lot of Punjabi films and made his entry into the Bollywood movies as well. His movie Jatt and Juliet was a hit. He also gave soundtrack for many Bollywood movies like yamlapagladeewana and many more. He also starred in the film called Punjab 1984, which won the national award and gained international recognition. He has given many hit films in his career. In 2016, he starred in the Bollywood film ‘Udta Punjab’ which became a controversial film. The movie was loved by the critiques. His acting was brilliant in the film.
- Name: Diljit Dosanjh
- Nickname: Diljit
- Date of Birth: 6 January 1984
- Age: 32 years
- Place of Birth: Dosanjh Kalan, Jalandhar, Punjab
- Schools: Shri Guru Harkrishan Public School, Ludhiana
- College: Al Manar Public School, Ludhiana
- Father: Blabir Singh Dosanjh
- Mother: Sukhwinder Kaur
- Brother: Manjeet Singh
- Sister: One
- Marital Status: Unmarried
- Affair: Not Known
- Religion: Sikh
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Height: 5’10”
- Weight: 68Kgs
- Eye Colour: Black
- Profession: Singer, Actor, Songwriter, and Music Composer
- Languages Known: Punjabi, Hindi and English