He was born on 29 March 1939. He was born in Datia, India. He did more than 300 movies. He is known for his comic roles. He played the role of Salman Khan’s father in Andaz apna apna. He played the role of Soorma Bhopali in Sholay and also played the role of Gabbar in Purana Mandir. He started his career as a child artist. He started doing different roles in films like B. R. Chopra's Afsana. He also did movies like: Ab Dilli Door Nahin, K A Abbas's Munna and AVM's Hum Panchi Ek Dal Ke. He also gave many hit songs like: ‘paas baitho tabiyat bahal jayegi' from 'Punarmilan’. He also did In pyar ki rahon mein' from the same film, 'chal ud ja re panchhi' from superhit movie 'Bhabhi' where he is paired opposite Nanda.' He is known to have done many horror films. He was also a part of Veerana, Tehkhana and Purana Mandir. His children are Javed Jaffery and Naved Jaffery. He also has three other children from his first wife: Naseem Begum. Check out this page for more updates on Jagdeep.