Padma Bhushan Award
2001 - Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award from the Government of India.
2004 - Lifetime Achievement Award instituted by the Maharashtra Government
1967 - Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Upkaar
1969 - Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Aanso Ban Gaye Phool
1972 - Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Be-Imaan (Pran refused to accept)
1997 - Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
Bengal Film Journalists' Association Awards
1961 - BFJA Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Jis Desh Me Ganga Behti Hai
1966 - BFJA Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Shaheed
1974 - BFJA Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Zanjeer
Other awards and recognitions
1973 - Chitrlok Cine Circle Ahmedabad: "Best Character Award".
1976 - Bombay Film Award: Most Versatile Actor.
1978 - Bombay Film Award: Most Versatile Actor.
1978 - North Bombay Jaycees: Best Character Actor.
1983 - Kala Bhushan Award presented by Punjabi Kala Sangam.
1984 - "Extra Ordinary Special Award as Wizard of Acting" by Bombay Film Award.
1984 - "Viyayshree Award" presented for enriching Human Life and Outstanding Attainments India Int. Friendship Society).
1984 - "Ars Gratia Artis" for excellence in emotive Art.
1984 - Filmgoers Award: Reigning "Abhinay Samrat".
1987 - North Bombay Jaycees: Outstanding Performance of Decade.
1990 - Kala Rattan Award presented by Punjabi Kal Sangam for 50 glorious Years.
1990 - Punjab Association: an Award for 50 years in the Industry.
1990 - Southall Lion's Club London: "In recognition of Invaluable Services to Charity at the Celebration of Golden Jubilee of his services tot Film Industry.
1991 - Cinegoers Award: "Abhinay Samrat Golden Jubilee Actor".
1992 - Outstanding contribution to Indian Film Industry, Indian Motion Pictures Producers' Association.
2000 - Star Screen Lifetime Achievement Award
2000 - Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievement
2000 - "Villain of the Millennium" by Stardust Award.