Meena Kumari

Meena Kumari
1932 - 1972

Meena Kumari  Indian Actress

Age
39
Zodiac

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...

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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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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Meena Kumari39 LeoActress
Indian
Kamal Amrohi75 CapricornFilm Director
Indian

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Pakeezah1972 Nargis, Sahibjaan Movie
Gomti Ke Kinare1972 Ganga Movie
Mere Apne1971 Anandi Devi, Auaji (Aunt) Movie
Dushmun1971 Malti Movie
Saat Phere1970 Movie
Jawab1970 Vidya Movie
Buddimantudu1969 Movie
Abhilasha1968 Meena R. Singh Movie
Baharon Ki Manzil1968 Nanda, Radha Movie
Chandan Ka Palna1967 Shobha Rai Movie
Majhli Didi1967 Hema Movie
Bahu Begum1967 Zeenat Jahan Begum Movie
Sudigundaalu1967 Movie
Noorjehan1967 Movie
Bhagya Mudra1967 Movie
Phool Aur Patthar1966 Shanti Devi Movie
Pinjre Ke Panchhi1966 Heena Sharma Movie
Kaajal1965 Madhavi Movie
Purnima1965 Purnima Movie
C.I.D1965 Movie
Bheegi Raat1965 Neelima Movie
Benazir1964 Benazir Movie
Chitralekha1964 Chitralekha Movie
Gazal1964 Naaz Ara Begum Movie
Sanjh Aur Savera1964 Gauri Movie
Maain Bhi Ladki Hun1964 Rajni Movie
Dil Ek Mandir1963 Sita Movie
Akeli Mat Jaiyo1963 Seema (as Meenakumari) Movie
Kinare Kinare1963 Neelu Movie
Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam1962 Chhoti Bahu Movie
Aarti1962 Aarti Gupta Movie
Main Chup Rahungi1962 Gayetri Movie
Dakshayagnam1962 Movie
Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan1961 Geeta Movie
Pyaar Ka Saagar1961 Radha, Rani Movie
Zindagi Aur Khwab1961 Shanti Movie
Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai1960 Karuna Movie
Kohinoor1960 Movie
Bahaana1960 Movie
Ardhangini1959 Chhaya Movie
Char Dil Char Raahein1959 Chavli Movie
Shararat1959 Movie
Satta Bazaar1959 Jamuna Movie
Chirag Kahan Roshni Kahan1959 Ratna Movie
Jagir1959 Movie
Chand1959 Movie
Madhu1959 Movie
Sahara1958 Leela Movie
Yahudi1958 Hannah, Lydia Movie
Savera1958 Movie
Farishta1958 Movie
Miss Mary1957 Miss Mary, Laxmi Movie
Sharada1957 Sharada Ram Sharan Movie
Ek-Hi-Rasta1956 Malti Movie
Halaku1956 Niloufer Nadir Movie
Naya Andaz1956 Movie
Mem Sahib1956 Meena Movie
Shatranj1956 Movie
Jayam Manade1956 Movie
Bandhan1956 Movie
Guru Ghantal1956 Movie
Azaad1955 Shobha Movie
Adil-E-Jahangir1955 Movie
Bandish1955 Usha Sen Movie
Rukhsana1955 Movie
Baadbaan1954 Movie
Chandni Chowk1954 Zarina Movie
Ilzam1954 Movie
Do Bigha Zamin1953 Thakurain Movie
The Fiancee1953 Lalita Movie
Daera1953 Sheetal Movie
Foot Path1953 Mala Movie
Dana Paani1953 Movie
Naulakha Haar1953 Bijma Movie
Baiju Bawra1952 Gauri Movie
Aladdin Aur Jadui Chirag1952 Movie
Tamasha1952 Kiran Movie
Sanam1951 Movie
Madhosh1951 Soni Movie
Hanumaan Pataal Vijay1951 Movie
Lakshmi Narayan1951 Movie
Anmol Ratan1950 Movie
Proud1950 Movie
Hamara Ghar1950 Movie
Shri Ganesh Mahima1950 Movie
Veer Ghatotkach1949 Surekha Movie
Bichchade Balam1948 Movie
Piya Ghar Aaja1947 Movie
Bachchon Ka Khel1946 Movie
Duniya Ek Sarai1946 Movie
Lal Haveli1944 Movie
Pratiggya1943 Movie
Garib1942 Movie
Bahen1941 Bina, as a child (as Baby Meena) Movie
Kasauti1941 Movie
Nai Roshni1941 Movie
Ek Hi Bhool1940 Movie
Pooja1940 Movie
Leatherface1939 Movie
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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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