This Article is From Apr 27, 2009

Bollywood actor Feroz Khan dies

Bangalore: Bollywood actor Feroz Khan on Monday lost his battle with cancer and passed away at his farmhouse.

The 69-year-old actor-filmmaker died at 1:30 am at his farmhouse here, family sources said.

Khan is survived by actor son Fardeen Khan and daughter Laila Khan.

He was diagnosed with suffering from cancer and was being treated at a Mumbai hospital for a long time.

His funeral will take place later in the day in Bangalore, the sources said.

The actor was born and brought up in Bangalore.

The Bollywood actor of yesteryear was known for his hit films of the 70s and 80s which include Dharmatama, Qurbani and Jaanbaz.

The latest film he featured in was the blockbuster hit Welcome in 2007.