Happy Birthday Wishes to Dr. Shriram Lagoo, the renowned film and theatre actor in Hindi and Marathi, who turned 92 years today.

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Happy Birthday Wishes to Dr.Shriram Lagoo, the renowned film and theatre actor in Hindi and Marathi, who turned 92 years today.

Multi-talented Shriram Lagoo was bitten by the theatre bug when he was still studying medicine at B.J. Medical College in Pune. He went on to form the theatre group Progressive Dramatic Association and also starred in the famous Marathi play Natasamrat. In his long and illustrious career, Dr. Lagoo has acted in over 100 Hindi and Marathi films, over 40 Marathi, Hindi, and Gujarati plays, and has directed over 20 Marathi plays. He is considered one of the greatest actors of the Marathi stage during the second half of the twentieth century. He has also been very vocal and active in furthering progressive and rational social causes. He won the 1978 Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for the Hindi film Gharaonda.

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