Death Place Matching "Bombay, Maharashtra, India" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Sholay
Harihar Jariwala a.k.a. Sanjeev Kumar was born in a Gujrati family in 1938. He portrayed many roles irrespective of the age or the type of chararcter. The actor ballooned in size in later years of his life due to the gastronomical pleasures he had inherited by sleeping in a kitchen while he was a ...
2. Divya Bharti
Actress | Assembly Rowdy
Divya was born on February 25, 1974 to Meeta and Om Prakash Bharti.
Opting for acting, she quit college, & landed a role in 'Bobbili Raja' (Telegu) in 1990 at just 16 years of age. This movie became a hit, and was dubbed into Hindi and released as 'Raampur Ka Raja'.
Divya made her debut in Bollywood ...
Actress | Mother India
Nargis was born on June 1, 1929 as Fatima Rashid in Rawalpindi, British India, daughter to Jaddanbai and Uttamchand Mohanchand, a former Hindu Mohyal Brahmin who converted to Islam as Abdul Rashid. Her mother was a well-known dancer, singer, actor, composer, and director. This is what paved the way...
Actress | Mughal-E-Azam
Arguably the most beautiful artiste to ever grace the Indian screen, Madhubala rose from humble beginnings to become the most captivating star India has ever produced. Madhubala was born Mumtaz Jehan Begum on Valentine's Day 1933, in a poor, conservative family of Pathan Muslims in Delhi, a part of...
7. Dev Kumar
Actor | Namak Halaal
He has 3 kids who all our successful in life. The first child Manisha is married to Daksh Shetty. The second child Divya has a successful business. And the third child Rajni is also married, she's married to Sanjiv Rajadhyaksha and they have a child who is now 15 years old Uma Rajadhyaksha. Rajni ...
8. Guru Dutt
Actor | Pyaasa
Considered to be a man ahead of his time, Guru Dutt was one of the greatest icons of commercial Indian cinema. Although he made less than ten films, they are believed to be the best to come from Bollywood's Golden Age, known both for their ability to reach out to the common man and for their ...
9. Meena Kumari
Actress | Kaajal
Born 1933 into a poor Parsee theatre family of Ali Bux and dancer Iqbal begum in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. Entered films to support family in difficult times. She was six when hired for Leatherface (1939) in 1939 by Vijay Bhatt and named Baby Meena. Later she became Meena Kumari when cast for ...
10. I.S. Johar
Actor | Death on the Nile
I.S. Johar was born on February 16, 1920 in Tollagannj, British India [now in Pakistan] as Indra Sen Johar. He was an actor and writer, known for Death on the Nile (1978), Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Johny Mera Naam (1970). He died on March 10, 1984 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
11. Kishore Kumar
Music Department | Sholay
Abhas Kumar Ganguly was born in Khandwa, now in Madhya Pradesh. His dad's name was Kunjilal, a lawyer by profession, and his mom's name was Gouri Devi, who came from a wealthy family.
Kishore was the youngest in the Ganguly family, preceded by Ashok Kumar, Sati, & Anoop Kumar (I). Sati was married ...
12. Vinod Mehra
Director | Gurudev
Vinod Mehra was born on February 13, 1945 in Amritsar, Punjab, British India. He is known for his work on Gurudev (1993), Crime and Punishment (1974) and Parde Ke Peechey (1971). He was married to Kiran, Meena Broca, Bindiya Goswami and Neeta Mehta. He died on October 30, 1990 in Bombay, ...
13. Rahul Dev Burman
Composer | Sholay
Rahul Dev Burman was born on June 27, 1939 in Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India. He is known for his work on Sholay (1975), 1942: A Love Story (1994) and Procession of Memories (1973). He was married to Asha Bhosle and Rita Patel. He died on January 4, 1994 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
Actor | Mughal-E-Azam
Prithviraj Kapoor was born on November 3, 1906 in Samundri, Punjab, British India as Prithvinat Kapoor. He was an actor and director, known for Mughal-E-Azam (1960), Maharathi Karna (1944) and Anath Ashram (1937). He was married to Rama Kapoor. He died on May 29, 1972 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
15. Madan Puri
Actor | Mr. X in Bombay
His debut film was Khazanchi 1941 in which he played a small role of co-cyclist in the song "Sawan Ke Nazare Hai" along with Jankidas, Ramola Devi & Manorama. The film was directed by Dalsukh M.Pancholi. Madan Lal Puri was born in 1915 to S. Nihal Chanda Puri and Ved Kaur. He had four siblings, ...
Actor | Johny Mera Naam
Premnath Malhotra was born on November 21, 1926 in Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, British India. He was an actor and director, known for Johny Mera Naam (1970), Roti Kapada Aur Makaan (1974) and Barsaat (1949). He was married to Bina Rai. He died on November 3, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra,...
17. Om Shivpuri
Actor | Sholay
Om Shiv Puri met his wife at Jaipur Radio Station where they worked together. In fact, they had worked together on radio and in plays. Even at NSD, they were together - in the same batch they fell in love. They married, but not before they had waited for nine years (1968). After that, they started ...
19. Bharat Bhushan
Actor | Gateway of India
Bharat Bhushan was born on June 14, 1920 in Meerut, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India. He was an actor and writer, known for Gateway of India (1957), Mirza Ghalib (1954) and Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1954). He died on January 27, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
Actor | Taj Mahal
Rehman Khan was born in Lahore, British India on June 23, 1923 in a Pathan family believed to be the descendants of Afghanistan's King Amanuallah. His family subsequently re-located to Jabalpur where he attended the Robinson College. After completing college he joined the Indian Air Force as a ...
22. Bimal Roy
Director | Bandini
Bimal Roy (July 12, 1909 - January 8, 1966) was an Indian film director. He is particularly noted for his realistic and socialistic films such as Do Bigha Zamin (1953), Bandini (1963), Biraj Bahu (1954), Madhumati (1958) which he employed to portray realism. He won a number of awards throughout his...
24. Mehboob Khan
Director | Mother India
Mehboob Khan was born on September 9, 1907 in Bilimora, Baroda, Bombay Presidency, British India. He was a director and producer, known for Mother India (1957), Son of India (1962) and The Savage Princess (1952). He died on May 28, 1964 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
Writer | Shehar Aur Sapna
Producer, director, and writer of Indian cinema. Born on 7 June 1914 in Panipat, he graduated with a degree in literature. He was the author of about twenty books, some of which have been translated into various languages, and was a founding member of the Progressive Writers' Association. From 1938...
28. K. Asif
Director | Mughal-E-Azam
Asif was born Asif Karim in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh to Parents Dr. Fazal Karim and Bibi Ghulam Fatima. He was the youngest of his siblings with Sikander Begum, wife of versatile Actor/Director/Producer Nazir Ahmed Khan being the Eldest and Masood Karim, the first Muslim President of Sindh Club second...
29. Balraj Sahni
Writer | Baazi
Balraj Sahni was born on May 1, 1913 in Rawalpindi, Punjab, British India [now Punjab, Pakistan]. He was an actor and writer, known for Gamble (1951), Kabuliwala (1961) and Suhag Sindoor (1961). He was married to Santosh Chandhok and Damayanti Sahni. He died on April 13, 1973 in Bombay, Maharashtra...
32. Ruby Mayer
Actress | Talash
She was born Ruby Myers in Pune and was working as a telephone operator when she was approached by Mohan Bhavnani of Kohinoor Films to work in films. Though excited by the offer, she turned him down as acting was regarded as quite a dubious profession for women those days. However Bhavnani ...
34. Gajanan Jagirdar
Actor | Ramshastri
First major freelance director-character actor in Marathi and Hindi cinema. Born in Amravati. Child actor on amateur stage. Started Arun Players in Pune and staged Chekov's Cherry Orchard and Harindranath Chattopadhyay's Returned from Abroad. Claimed Ernst Lubitsch's The Patriot (1928) as a major ...
Director | Do Ankhen Barah Haath
Rajaram has been married twice. His second marriage was to actress Jayashree. Jayashree passed away on the 19th of October, 2004 in Bombay, at the age of 84. Jayashree and Rajaram are survived by their son, Kiran Shantaram, former Sheriff of Bombay, and daughter, Rajashree, well-known former ...
Actor | Mahabharat
Indian actor who turned later in life to primarily spiritual roles, in Hindi and Bengali films. He made his debut onscreen in Nauk Dubi in 1947 and worked for many years with top Indian directors. In the 1970s, his life took a spiritual turn and he became a follower of Dadaji, the Indian activist ...
41. Rajni Bala
Actress | Main Papi Tum Bakhshanhaar
Rajni Bala was a prominent Hindi cinema actress of yesteryear's, who mostly appeared in side roles in the movies of 60's and 70's. She has acted in a number of super hit movies of her times in which she acted along with some of the leading names of the Indian Cinema like Mr. Dilip Kumar, ' Dev ...
Director | Victoria No. 203
Brij was born on October 6, 1933 in Gujranwala, Punjab, British India as Brijmohan Kishanlal Sadanah. He was a director and producer, known for Victoria No. 203 (1972), Ustadon Ke Ustad (1963) and Yeh Raat Phir Na Aaygi (1966). He died on October 21, 1990 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
44. Geeta Dutt
Music Department | C.I.D.
Geeta Dutt was born in Faridpur District in East Bengal in 1930. Music Director Hanuman Prasad gave her chance to sing two lines in the film Bhakt Prahlad (1946). Her major assignment came the following year, 1947, with Do Bhai. From 1947-1949 Geeta Duttt was number playback singer in Mumbai. ...
46. Manher Desai
Actor | Sati Naag Kanya
Manher Desai was born on August 3, 1917 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India as Malkum Alfredo Desai. He was an actor, known for Sati Naag Kanya (1983), Gunsundari (1948) and Mangalfera (1949). He died on February 25, 1992 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.
Actor | Tere Ghar Ke Samne
Harindranath Chattopadhyay was born on April 2, 1898 and died on June 23, 1990. He was an Indian English poet, an actor, and he was a member of the 1st Lok Sabha from Vijayawada constituency. He was the younger brother of Late Sarojini Naidu. He is famous for poems like Noon and Shaper Shaped. He ...