Bhanu Athaiya (born Bhanumati Annasaheb Rajopadhye; 28 April 1929 – 15 October 2020) was an Indian costume designer. She was born in Kolhapur, then-British India. She was best known for being the costume designer for the 1982 movie Gandhi. She won an Academy Award for Best Costume Design for her Gandhi designs.
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- "Oscar-winning costume designer Bhanu Athaiya passes away". The Indian Express. 2020-10-15. Retrieved 2020-10-15.