Om Puri – Cause of Death, Age of Death, and Other Facts!

Om Puri died at age 68, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding movie actor Om Puri's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Indian actor who has appeared in Bollywood films such as Arohan as well as Hollywood films such as Gandhi. He is the recipient of India’s fourth-most important civilian award, the Padma Shri Award.

He attended the Film and Television Institute of India.

He played the role of Shiva in the 2005 drama film The Hangman.

How did Om Puri die?

Om Puri's death was caused by heart attack.

On 6 January 2017, Puri died at the age of 66, after having a heart attack at his residence in Andheri, Mumbai.

Information about the death of Om Puri
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death68 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayOctober 18, 1948
Death dateJanuary 6, 2017
Place of deathAndheri, India
Place of burialN/A


"When I was at school, I wanted to join the army. At college, I started acting in college plays, and it became a kind of addiction. I was very shy when I was at school, but the plays seemed to give voice to my feelings."

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"Parallel cinema has not made an effort to communicate in a language the other person understands."

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"It is my first preference to do films with social significance. Art cinema has given me credibility and status as an actor, but commercial cinema has given me a comfortable living."

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"Meeting Helen Mirren was a fabulous experience. I had played it out in my mind, how I should greet her when we would be introduced. But the way we met was funny because I just didn't recognise her!"

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"I have no regrets at all. I have done quite well for myself. I didn't have a conventional face, but I have done well, and I am proud of it."

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