Poonam Dhillon was born on April 18,in Kanpur, to Mr. Amrik Singh an aeronautical engineer in the Indian Armed Forces and Gurcharan Kaur. Born and brought up in an atmosphere where education was of primary importance, academic excellence was a natural legacy. Sister, Rishma went on to become one of the leading gynecologists of Mumbai and Brother Dr. Baljinder Singh becoming a very respected pediatricians, one would have expected Poonam to follow her childhood dream of becoming a Doctor too…. Well!! Destiny had other things in store for this 16 year old.
After winning the Miss Young India crown, 1977 and soon became the cover girl of Eve's Weekly,that made her mark felt in her debut film “TRISHUL”, a Yash Chopra film studded with awesome names like legendary Amitabh ...» read full biography