Amrish Puri bio

Birth Name: Amrish Puri

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: June 22, 1932

Date Of Death: January 12, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Asian/Indian

Nationality: Indian

Amrish Puri was born on the 22nd of June, 1932. He was known for being a Movie Actor. Influential Indian film and theater actor who broke through to American audiences as the sinister Mola Ram in the 1984 film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.

Amrish Puri was born in India. He worked at an insurance company before earning small roles in theater productions. He played a role in the 1982 Academy Award-winning film, Ghandi.

Amrish Puri was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Amrish Puri was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Amrish Puri is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Amrish Puri’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Amrish Puri’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Amrish Puri kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Amrish Puri was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Amrish Puri
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Amrish Puri was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Amrish Puri was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Amrish Puri had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Amrish Puri’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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