Veteran actor Dilip Kumar passes away at the age of 98, says Dr Jalil Parkar, the pulmonologist treating the actor at Mumbai‘s PD Hinduj.Yusuf Khan, known professionally as Dilip Kumar, is an Indian actor, film producer and philanthropist, best known for his work in Hindi cinema. Referred as “The First Khan“, he has been credited for bringing a distinct form of method acting technique to cinema.