He was born on 21 June 1963. He was a well known actor and a noted singer.He did many serials and television serials too. He was also involved in the Saint Nirankari mission. He is also a writer and he is the founding member of Nonsense club. He died due to a heart attack on 10th January 2011. He has a wife and three children. He was born in Chandigarh. His father and mother both died in 1980s and he then did his schooling from Indo-Swiss Training Centre (ISTC). He started his career with the shows like: the Flop show and Ulta Pulta. He then shifted his moves to Hindi and Punjabi movies. He then was seen in the movie Gadar: Ek prem katha. He did films like: Delhi Heights, Aitraaz, 36 China Town, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, Asa Nu Maan Watna Da, Dil Hai Tumhaara, Mini Punjab and Nalaik. He suffered from the heart-attack on 3rd January and then went to coma. Then after this, he died on 10th January and his funeral was conducted on 11th January. Check out this page for more updates on Vivek Shauq.