Pran was born in 1920 as Pran Krishan Sikand in Delhi. Kewal Krishan Sikand His father was, he was an engineer for a construction company by the government. His mother was Rameshwari. The family had four sons and three daughters. Pran played in over 350 films. He was set in 2010 by CNN on the list of top 25 Asian actors of all time. Pran married Shukla Ahluwalia on April 18, 1945. They were parents of two sons and a daughter.