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|Birthday||04 June 1936 (Thursday)|
|Date of death||21 February 1991 (Thursday)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai , Maharashtra|
|Age (in 1991)||54 years 8 months 17 days Old|
|Height||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 4" ins
|Weight||in Kilograms- 55 kg
in Pounds- 121.25 lbs
Nutan Samarth Bahl was born on June 4, 1936, in Mumbai, India was a Professional Indian Film Actress, Model, Singer & Playback Singer. She had been at the peak of her career for nearly three decades and was one of the best actresses that Bollywood has ever created.
|Other Name:||Nutan Samarth, Nutan Samarth Bahl, Nutan Bahl|
|Other Professions:||Model Playback Singer Singer|
Nutan Biography, Relationship & Career
From a very young age, Nutan Samarth Bahl revealed a keen interest in music and dance. Nutan began her movie career in 1950 while she was in college with a film titled Hamari Beti. Although the film Hamari Beti wasn’t a huge hit, Nutan was noticed and offers began pouring in. She reached her summit in the early 50s with her first strikes, Hum Log and then Nagina. Nutan also won the Miss India title in 1952 when she was only 16.
Her first major hit movie after winning the title was Amiya Chakravarty’s movie Seema in the year 1955. She was cast opposite veteran actor Balraj Sahni in this movie and after which, she became one of the very sought-after actresses in Bollywood. She acted with Virtually All the superstar actors of the time such as Sujata with Sunil Dutt, Paying Guest with Dev Anand and Anari with Raj Kapoor among others. She starred opposite legendary Amitabh Bachchan in the movie named Saudagar in the year 1973.
In the decade of the 1970s, Nutan regularly picked up awards for different roles in movies like Milan, Saraswati Chandra, Saudagar and Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki. She acted opposite Superstar Dilip Kumar for the first time in Subhash Ghai’s film Karma in 1986. She gave an overpowering performance in the film, where she literally overshone the legendary actor Dilip Kumar. She was arguably among the most respected actresses in Hindi Cinema.
Even legendary actresses like Smita Patil and Sadhana believed Nutan as their role model such was her legacy. She was recorded by the official site Rediff.com as the third-greatest celebrity Bollywood has ever created.
Personal Info of Nutan
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||St. Joseph's Convent School, Panchgani La Chatelaine School, Switzerland|
|Hobbies||Singing & Hunting|
Favourite things of Nutan
|Favorite color||Red, Black|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nutan
- She attended La Chatelaine, a finishing school in faraway Switzerland.
- From the 1960s, Nutan formed a hit pair with Sunil Dutt in a string of successful south melodramas like Khandaan, Meherban and most famously, the three-tissue reincarnation saga, Milan.
- She won three (of four) Filmfare Best Actress Awards AFTER marriage and the birth of her son Mohnish.
- By the late 1980s, Nutan began veering towards"bhajan" singing.
- A commemorative postage stamp releases by India Post to honor her on 13-02-2011.
- Google honoured her with a doodle on her 81st Birthday i.e. 04-06-2017.