Meena Kumari  Indian Actress

Current Status

Meena Kumari passed away on 31st Mar 1972 aged 39.

Relationships

Meena Kumari was in a relationship with Kamal Amrohi (1952 - 1964).

About

Meena Kumari is a 39 year old Indian Actress. Born Begum Mahjabeen Bux on 1st August, 1932 in Bombay, India, she is famous for Meena Kumari went on to act in a total of 94 movies, in a career that spanned from 1939 through to 1972. She become a household name after her performances in 'Baiju Bawra', 'Parineeta', 'Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam', 'Kaajal' as well as received 'Best Actress' in a career that spans 1939–1972. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Meena Kumari is a member of the following lists: 20th-century Indian poets, People on Indian postage stamps and Best Actress Filmfare Awards winners.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Meena Kumari39 LeoActress
Indian
Kamal Amrohi75 CapricornFilm Director
Indian

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Pakeezah1972Nargis, SahibjaanMovie
Gomti Ke Kinare1972GangaMovie
Mere Apne1971Anandi Devi, Auaji (Aunt)Movie
Dushmun1971MaltiMovie
Saat Phere1970Movie
Jawab1970VidyaMovie
Buddimantudu1969Movie
Abhilasha1968Meena R. SinghMovie
Baharon Ki Manzil1968Nanda, RadhaMovie
Chandan Ka Palna1967Shobha RaiMovie
Majhli Didi1967HemaMovie
Bahu Begum1967Zeenat Jahan BegumMovie
Sudigundaalu1967Movie
Noorjehan1967Movie
Bhagya Mudra1967Movie
Phool Aur Patthar1966Shanti DeviMovie
Pinjre Ke Panchhi1966Heena SharmaMovie
Kaajal1965MadhaviMovie
Purnima1965PurnimaMovie
C.I.D1965Movie
Bheegi Raat1965NeelimaMovie
Benazir1964BenazirMovie
Chitralekha1964ChitralekhaMovie
Gazal1964Naaz Ara BegumMovie
Sanjh Aur Savera1964GauriMovie
Maain Bhi Ladki Hun1964RajniMovie
Dil Ek Mandir1963SitaMovie
Akeli Mat Jaiyo1963Seema (as Meenakumari)Movie
Kinare Kinare1963NeeluMovie
Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam1962Chhoti BahuMovie
Aarti1962Aarti GuptaMovie
Main Chup Rahungi1962GayetriMovie
Dakshayagnam1962Movie
Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan1961GeetaMovie
Pyaar Ka Saagar1961Radha, RaniMovie
Zindagi Aur Khwab1961ShantiMovie
Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai1960KarunaMovie
Kohinoor1960Movie
Bahaana1960Movie
Ardhangini1959ChhayaMovie
Char Dil Char Raahein1959ChavliMovie
Shararat1959Movie
Satta Bazaar1959JamunaMovie
Chirag Kahan Roshni Kahan1959RatnaMovie
Jagir1959Movie
Chand1959Movie
Madhu1959Movie
Sahara1958LeelaMovie
Yahudi1958Hannah, LydiaMovie
Savera1958Movie
Farishta1958Movie
Miss Mary1957Miss Mary, LaxmiMovie
Sharada1957Sharada Ram SharanMovie
Ek-Hi-Rasta1956MaltiMovie
Halaku1956Niloufer NadirMovie
Naya Andaz1956Movie
Mem Sahib1956MeenaMovie
Shatranj1956Movie
Jayam Manade1956Movie
Bandhan1956Movie
Guru Ghantal1956Movie
Azaad1955ShobhaMovie
Adil-E-Jahangir1955Movie
Bandish1955Usha SenMovie
Rukhsana1955Movie
Baadbaan1954Movie
Chandni Chowk1954ZarinaMovie
Ilzam1954Movie
Do Bigha Zamin1953ThakurainMovie
The Fiancee1953LalitaMovie
Daera1953SheetalMovie
Foot Path1953MalaMovie
Dana Paani1953Movie
Naulakha Haar1953BijmaMovie
Baiju Bawra1952GauriMovie
Aladdin Aur Jadui Chirag1952Movie
Tamasha1952KiranMovie
Sanam1951Movie
Madhosh1951SoniMovie
Hanumaan Pataal Vijay1951Movie
Lakshmi Narayan1951Movie
Anmol Ratan1950Movie
Proud1950Movie
Hamara Ghar1950Movie
Shri Ganesh Mahima1950Movie
Veer Ghatotkach1949SurekhaMovie
Bichchade Balam1948Movie
Piya Ghar Aaja1947Movie
Bachchon Ka Khel1946Movie
Duniya Ek Sarai1946Movie
Lal Haveli1944Movie
Pratiggya1943Movie
Garib1942Movie
Bahen1941Bina, as a child (as Baby Meena)Movie
Kasauti1941Movie
Nai Roshni1941Movie
Ek Hi Bhool1940Movie
Pooja1940Movie
Leatherface1939Movie
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orient loverJul 23, 2010

Some of her (MK`s) biographies say she was the youngest of three sisters while some say she was second of three - the youngest being Madhu or Madhuri. So what is true?


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About

Meena Kumari (1 August 1932 – 31 March 1972), born Mahjabeen Bano, was an Indian film actress and poet. She is regarded as one of the most prominent actresses to have appeared on the screens of Hindi Cinema. During a career spanning 30 years from her...

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship12 yrs
Shortest Relationship12 yrs
Average Relationship Length12 yrs
First Name Meena
Last Name Kumari
Full Name at Birth Begum Mahjabeen Bux
Alternative Name Manju, Chini, Meena Kumari
Age 39 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st August, 1932
Birthplace Bombay, India
Died 31st March, 1972
Place of Death Bombay, India
Cause of Death Cirrhosis Of The Liver
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Ethnicity Asian/Indian
Nationality Indian
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Meena Kumari went on to act in a total of 94 movies, in a career that spanned from 1939 through to 1972. She become a household name after her performances in 'Baiju Bawra', 'Parineeta', 'Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam', 'Kaajal' as well as received 'Best Actress'
Year(s) Active 1939–1972
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