Akshay Kumar was born on September 9, 1967 in Amritsar, Punjab, India. He first became a model before becoming an actor. His Bollywood acting debut was in the 1991 film Saugandh. He starred in the thriller Khiladi the following year.
In 1994, he starred in commercially successful action films such as Main Khiladi Tu Anari and Mohra. He also appeared in the romantic film Yeh Dillagi, which also became successful.
For his performance in Yeh Dillagi, which was different from his typical roles in action films, he earned his first nominations for Best Actor at the Filmfare and Star Screen ceremonies.
Age in 2014: 47 (9 September 1967)
Height in Meters: 1.80m
Height in Centimeters: 180cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 11 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 79kg
Weight in Pounds: 176lbs
Chest in Inches: 40 Inches
Waist in Inches: 38 Inches
Biceps in Inches: 16 Inches
Eye Color: Brown