- Latest Update: January 12, 2021 1:31 pm
|Birthday||20 February 1944 (Sunday)|
|Date of death||27 June 2019 (Thursday)|
|Birth Place||Tamil Nadu|
|Age (in 2019)||75 years 4 months 7 days Old|
|Height||in centimeters- 167 cm
in meters- 1.67 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 5" ins
|Weight||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165.35 lbs
Vijaya Nirmala was born on 20-02-1944 in Tamil Nadu, India. She was an Indian Film Actress, Film Producer & Film Director who was known for her work in Telugu, Malayalam, and Tamil movies.
Vijaya Nirmala Biography, Relationship & Career
At the age of seven, Vijaya Nirmala began her acting career as a theatre as a child artist with a Tamil film Machcha Rekhai in 1950. She made her debut with the movie Panduranga Mahatmyam released in1957 in the Telugu cinema when she was just 11 years old. In 1964 she climbed to fame and earned the star tag through the Malayalam hit film Bhargavi Nilayam. In the year 1967, she was cast in Udhyogastha facing Prem Nazir. Venu. Venu. She made her debut with the film Rangula Ratnam in the Telugu industry.
Her debutant Tamil language movie was Engaveettu Penn, followed by the star cast of the film was Gnanaoli, En Annan, Uyira Maanama, and Panama Paasama. She met actor Krishna on the set of the movie Saakshi in 1967 which was her second Telugu film and post that film the couple worked in 47 films together. In her illustrious career, she acted in 200 films including Tamil and Malayalam (25 films each) and the rest of the movies she did in Telugu.
Together with the acting she was also actively involved with movie direction, she was a famous Southern director and even she holds the record of directing 44 films, which can be an exception for a female director to direct the max no of films, and this album is enlisted in the Guinness World Record. In the year 2017, she celebrated her gold (50) jubilee in the movie industry.
Vijaya Nirmala died on 27-06-2019 at Continental Hospital, Gachibowli, Hyderabad in the state of Telangana, India. She died due to a heart attack at the age of 75.
She had been formerly married to Late K.S. Murthy and together the couple had a son named Vijaya Naresh. She was the stepmother of celebrities such as Manjula Swaroop, Ramesh Babu and Mahesh Babu.
Personal Info of Vijaya Nirmala
|Home Town||Tamil Nadu|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Listening Music, Reading|
Favourite things of Vijaya Nirmala
|Favorite color||Black, Red|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Vijaya Nirmala
- When she was seven years old, she entered theatre with a Tamil movie Machcha Rekhai in 1950.
- In 2002, as the female director of the majority of films, she enlisted her name in the Guinness Book of Records
- As a manager, she directed 44 Telugu films in her career.
- She has acted in over 200 films, including Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.