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Madhubala in 1957
Mumtaz Jehan Dehlavi

(1933-02-14)14 February 1933
Died23 February 1969(1969-02-23) (aged 36)
Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
Cause of deathVentricle heart disease
Resting placeJuhu Muslim Cemetery, Santa Cruz, Mumbai
  • Actress
  • film producer
  • singer (in early films)
Years active1942–1964
Kishore Kumar (m. 1960)
RelativesSee Ganguly family

Madhubala (born Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi; 14 February 1933 – 23 February 1969) was an Indian actress, producer and singer. She was known as "The Venus of Indian cinema". She is thought to be one of the most beautiful and greatest entertainers in the history of Indian cinema.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Kumar, Anuj (2010-01-06). "Capturing Madhubala's pain". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2021-06-16.
  2. Bhagat, Rasheeda (31 May 2011). "Madhubala's timeless beauty". Business Line. Archived from the original on 26 December 2016. Retrieved 27 December 2014.