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1. Prachi Desai Prachi Desai Actress, Rock On!! She is best known for her role as Bani Walia in the Hindi television drama Kasamh Se which aired on Zee TV. Prachi is the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Neutrogena products in India. Prachi was born in Surat, Gujarat. She studied in St Joseph Convent, Panchgani and completed her schooling till ninth grade in Surat...
2. Paresh Rawal Paresh Rawal Actor, OMG: Oh My God!
3. Himesh Reshammiya Himesh Reshammiya Composer, Bol Bachchan Himesh is the son of Gujarati music director Vipin Reshammiya. He lost his elder brother at the age of 11, and decided to take up music as his career after the incident, to fulfill his father's wishes. He did his schooling at Hill Grange School in Peddar Road area, Mumbai. Himesh started his career with a production house which aired quite a few TV soaps on Doordarshan Ahmedabad and Zee TV.
4. Parveen Babi Parveen Babi Actress, Deewaar Junagad born and raised, Ms. Babi was spotted by renowed B.R. Ishara at Ahmedabad University, and he approached her to act in his forthcoming movie, Charitraheen, which was a sequel to Chetna. Her co-star in this movie was none other than renowed Indian cricketer Salim Durrani. Since then there has no looking back for this gorgeous...
5. Nirupa Roy Nirupa Roy Actress, Deewaar Kokila was born on January 4, 1931 in Valsad, Gujarat, India, in the Gujarati-speaking Balsara family. She was married to Kamal Roy at a very young age, and shortly thereafter in 1946 both husband and wife decided to make a career on the silver screen. They traveled to Bombay, both applied, but only Kokila was chosen to act in a Gujarati movie...
6. Namitha Namitha Actress, Billa Namitha was born in the Punjabi-speaking Kapoor family in Surat, Gujarat, India on May 10, 1981. She is the only daughter in this family, which consists of her dad, a businessman while her mom is a homemaker. She has a degree in English Literature. She used to teach swimming to young children and was raised in Bombay...
7. Ketan Mehta Ketan Mehta Director, Manjhi: The Mountain Man Ketan Mehta is one of the most internationally acknowledged filmmakers from India. He has a received many National and International awards for his well-known films like 'The Rising - Ballad of Mangal Pandey', 'Mirch Masala', 'Maya Memsaab', 'Sardar', 'Holi' and 'Bhavni Bhavai'. Received Best Film on Human Rights for Bhavni Bhavai...
8. Farooq Shaikh Farooq Shaikh Actor, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a television presenter. He was known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989. He returned to acting in films in 2008. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He's acted in serials and shows on television and has performed on stage in famous productions like Tumhari Amrita...
9. Bindu Bindu Actress, Om Shanti Om Bindu was born on April 17th in the Gujerati-speaking Desai family, consisting of her film producer dad, Nanubhai, and stage actress mom, Jyotsna. Due to her Bollywood connections she was able to find a niche in movies as early as 1962 with 'Anpadh' in which she plays the 'well educated' daughter of an 'illiterate' Mala Sinha...
10. Shruti Seth Shruti Seth Actress, Slumdog Millionaire
11. Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal Composer, Deadpool
12. Mehboob Khan Mehboob Khan Director, Mother India
13. Manmohan Krishna Manmohan Krishna Actor, Deewaar
14. Shefali Zariwala Shefali Zariwala Actress, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
15. Indraneil Sengupta Indraneil Sengupta Actor, Kahaani
16. Morarji Desai Morarji Desai Self, Congress Session in Bombay A native of Bhadeli, a village near the city of Bulsar, in what is now the state of Gujarat, Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was born on leap years day in 1896, the oldest of the 6 children of Ranchhodji Desai, a teacher, and Vajiaben (or Maniben) Desai. He was educated at Bombay University, and he was a civil servant for 12 years before embarking on a long and varied political career...
17. Kalyanji Veerji Shah Kalyanji Veerji Shah Composer, Don
18. Sohrab Modi Sohrab Modi Actor, Jhansi Ki Rani
19. Vijaya Mehta Vijaya Mehta Director, Pestonjee
20. Shaan Memon Shaan Memon Sound Department, Darpana: The Story Behind & the Story Forward Shaan Memon was born in Ahmedabad, India to Nartan Rajpriya, a lecturer of Geography and Geomatics and Ibrahim Memon, a fashion designer, businessman and visiting faculty in well known design institutes in India. Since Childhood he was interested in music and storytelling. And he considered Gulzar, K. Asif, Guru Dutt, George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, Robert Zemeckis and Martin Scorsese his idols...
21. Pankaj Udhas Pankaj Udhas Music Department, Mohra He is the younger brother of singer Manhar Udhas and has done playback work on many bollywood films since the early 1970's, but his claim to fame was in the film Naam in which he did playback for 'Chithi Aai Hai' and made him a household name. Pankaj has done many other albums outside of the film industry...
22. Homi Wadia Homi Wadia Director, Char Dervesh
23. Shrenu Parikh Shrenu Parikh Actress, Dum Mast Kalandar
24. Kasturba Gandhi Kasturba Gandhi Self, Mahatma Gandhi Talks
25. Aashish Mayur Shah Aashish Mayur Shah Editor, Sharia
26. Nanabhai Bhatt Nanabhai Bhatt Director, Bhootnath
27. Vijay Bhatt Vijay Bhatt Director, Baiju Bawra
28. Ajay Jadeja Ajay Jadeja Actor, Khel
29. Babubhai Mistri Babubhai Mistri Special Effects, Haatim Tai
30. Jayant Desai Jayant Desai Director, Tansen
31. Sardar Vallabhai Patel Sardar Vallabhai Patel Self, Congress Session in Bombay Known as the "Iron Man of India", Vallabhbhai Patel was born in Gujarat. He was the fourth of the six children of his father, Jhaveribhai. Patel is credited for being almost single-handedly responsible for unifying India on the eve of independence. He completed his matriculation at the age of 22 due to the poor financial condition of family...
32. Ravi Khanna Ravi Khanna Stunts, Gol Maal Ravi Khanna migrated from Pakistan during partition to the than Bombay & joined film industry as a Jr. artist, gradually climbing the ladder from a Jr. artist to a stuntman than to a stunt coordinator, his breakthrough as a stunt co-ordinator came from "Upkaar" a movie directed by Manoj kumar from there on there was no looking back...
33. Nandlal Jaswantlal Nandlal Jaswantlal Director, Nagin
34. Sheela Birnstiel Sheela Birnstiel Self, Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard
35. Nanubhai Vakil Nanubhai Vakil Director, Rashk-e-Laila
36. Haribhai Raghunathji Desai Haribhai Raghunathji Desai Director, Bhaktimala
37. Manav Gohil Manav Gohil Actor, Saptapadii
38. Sagar Ambre Sagar Ambre Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, MTV Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan Sagar Ambre is an engineer by education from University of Pune. He studied in Ahmedabad and jumped into film making with his friends and directed his first film Odyssey of Persistence along with friends. They made this film on a shoestring budget and screened it at various locations. The film was made for youth to inspire them in their struggle during secondary education.
39. Balwant Bhatt Balwant Bhatt Director, Alif Laila
40. Dilip Chitre Dilip Chitre Writer, Vijeta
41. Chaturbhuj Doshi Chaturbhuj Doshi Director, Moorti
42. Dhirubhai Desai Dhirubhai Desai Director, Saranga
43. Ramchandra Thakur Ramchandra Thakur Director, Gramophone Singer
44. Manhar Raskapur Manhar Raskapur Director, Kadu Makrani
45. Jayrajsinh Chavda Jayrajsinh Chavda Director, The Dark Mystery in the Walled Street Jayrajsinh Chavda 'Aazad' is theatre graduate who works in a variety of media as an actor, filmmaker, screenwriter, music composer, editor & creative visualizer. He known as "One Man Army" for his multiple skills. At the age of 13, he has got recognition as 'The Youngest Filmmaker' by the Chief Minister- a felicitation initiated by the Government of Gujarat...
46. Tyeb Mehta Tyeb Mehta
47. Harsukh Jagneshwar Bhatt Harsukh Jagneshwar Bhatt Director, Tulsidas
48. Ankit Patel Ankit Patel Actor, Nude Art Class
49. Chandulal Shah Chandulal Shah Director, Papi
50. V.M. Vyas V.M. Vyas Director, Ghar Sansar
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