Encyclopaedia of Hindi cinema, by Encyclopaedia Britannica (India) Pvt. Ltd, Gulzar, Govind Nihalani, Saibal Chatterjee. Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica (India) Pvt. Ltd., 2003. ISBN 8179910660.
a b Pran Bollywood: yesterday - today - tomorrow, by Ramesh Dawar. Published by Star Publications, 2006. ISBN 190586301. Page 89.
Padma Bhushan Pran -- Fine actor, finer man The Hindu, 28 January 2001.
Pran chosen for Raj Kapoor award The Times of India, 15 July 2004.
a b c A lifetime of villainy Prerana Trehan, The Tribune, 25 July 2004.
My Best Year - PRAN:1948 India Today, 3 July 2006. "When Bombay Talkies approached me, all I could say was that I needed an advance.".
a b ..In March 2000, he was honoured with the Zee Lifetime Achievement Award Rediff, 5 April 2000.
Bollywood: a history, by Mihir Bose. Published by Lotus Collection, Roli Books, 2007. ISBN 8174365087.Page 161.
Pran is eighty - His is the kind of life (pran) life will always be proud of Screen.
Reel evil The Tribune, 24 October 2004."..Bimal Roy presents, Madhumati, starring Dilip Kumar, Vyjayanthimala, Johny Walker, Tiwari . . . and Pran."
1962:25th Annual BFJA Awards - Awards For The Year 1961 BFJA Awards website.
1967:30th Annual BFJA Awards - Awards For The Year 1966 BFJA Awards website.
1974: 37th Annual BFJA Awards - Awards For The Year 1973 BFJA Awards website.
a b Awards
Lata, Bismillah Khan get Bharat Ratnas Rediff.com, 25 January 2001. "The Padma Bhushan...veteran actor Pran,".