He was born on 22 February 1920 and he died on 4 March 1995. He was a character actor in Bollywood films, known for his roles as police officers. He made his acting debut with the film Qazzak Ki Ladki. He acted in more than 400 movies. His also did negative roles in the movies like: Bandini, Sawan Bhadon, Khel Khel Mein and Agent Vinod. He acted in movies like: Shaheed, Teesri Manzil, Teesri Kasam, Johny Mera Naam, Hare Rama Hare Krishna, Don, The Gambler and Sholay and many others.He was appreciated for his role in the film ’Dewaar’. His sister, Veena was also an actress and she got ‘Filmfare award’ for her roles in Pakeezah, Do Raste, Ashirwad, Parichay and others. Check out this page for more updates on Iftekhar.