Dhyan Chand was born on the 29th of August 1905 at Prayag (Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh to a Bais Rajput family
He is the Great Hockey Player in the World No body like Dhyan Chand till date.he was the "Magician of Hockey"
Dhyan Chand won 3 Olympic gold medals for indian hockey.He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian honour in india.
Dhyan Chand died on December 3, 1979 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi.
The last days of Dhyan Chand were not very happy, as he was short of money and was badly ignored by the nation.
Major Dhyan Chand A Great player spend last time in General Ward in AIIMS, New delhi.