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Joy Mukherjee – yesteryear heart-throb – dies

Joy Mukherjee – the actor from 1960s – died today.  He was a handsome youngman who did quite a few famous movies including Ek Musafir Ek Hasina and Love in Tokyo.  He was from family steeped in movies.  He was related to the Ganguly brothers – Ashok Kumar, Kishore Kumar and Anoop Kumar.

Also, his brother, Shomu Mukherjee – married Tanuja – and their daughters Kajol and Tanisha – have been actresses recently.

During his heyday, Joy Mukherjee bowled over many a young women with his raw handsome looks and smooth ways.

The diagram below shows the entire family lineage.

 

Out of his many movies, Ek Musafir Ek Hasina is my top favorite – specially this song:

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